Who Is Most At Risk of Drug Addiction?

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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

Acute Stress Disorder

Acute Stress Disorder and Trauma Treatment A Brief Introduction to Acute Stress Disorder Acute Stress Disorder is a disorder that occurs after a traumatic event. This event impairs an individual’s life. The individual may have personally experienced the traumatic event or just witnessed it. According to the American Psychiatric Association’s Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental… View more