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A Brief History of Addiction Treatment

Where does modern addiction treatment come from? How did it develop? These questions — and more — are answered in this brief history of addiction treatment.

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What is Case Management?

Case management is often an essential part of addiction rehabilitation. But what is case management? Why is it beneficial?

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Why Rehab is Just the First Step

Going to rehab for treatment doesn’t mean you’re done with recovery. In fact, drug rehab is the first step of many in the recovery journey.

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7 Relapse Prevention Strategies That Actually Work

Completing addiction treatment is just the first step of recovery, so here are some of the best relapse prevention strategies for maintaining your sobriety.

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How to Give a Loved One Support in Recovery

Addiction treatment helps people to get sober, but loved ones’ support is how they stay sober… So here’s how to give loved ones support in recovery.

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Who Is Most At Risk of Drug Addiction?

Anybody can become addicted. But who is most at risk of drug addiction? Let’s break down which demographics have above-average addiction rates.

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Risk Factors for Addiction

What causes addiction? Although there’s not a definitive answer, we do know the most common risk factors for addiction. And we’re breaking them down…

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Women’s Residence

Silicon Beach Treatment Center’s beautiful women’s recovery residence provides an upscale and spacious sober living home for women in our program. We have space for nine residents in our quiet and sunny house. The large common areas provide plenty of room for activities, hobbies, and socializing. In addition, an updated kitchen provides a modern space… View more

PTSD can destroy lives without a person even realizing it

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

PTSD A Brief Introduction to Clinical Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a condition that is triggered by a traumatic and terrifying event. This event impacts an individual’s mental health. The individual may have personally experienced the traumatic event or just witnessed it. According to the American Psychiatric Association’s Diagnostic and Statistical… View more