Relapse Prevention

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What is a Sober Companion?

Sober companions are becoming a common tool for sustaining one’s sobriety. But what is a sober companion? Does having a sober companion work?

Why Do So Many Addicts Self-Medicate?

We’ve all heard about how addicts often use alcohol and drugs to alleviate their emotional and physical pain. But why do so many addicts self-medicate?

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How to Have Fun While Staying Sober On Holidays

Alcohol and holidays often go hand-in-hand in our minds. But what if you’re in recovery? Here’s how to have fun while sober during holiday celebrations.

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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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Help Someone with Addiction Pt. II

Here are three tools you can use if you find yourself in a situation where a loved one is battling a substance abuse disorder and needs help with addiction.

Sober Living

Sober Living

Silicon Beach Treatment Center offers excellent sober living options for those enrolled in our outpatient programs. To learn more call us at 833-LA-REHAB!

Social Wellness & Addiction

Social Wellness: Wellness Pt. 8

Social wellness is determined by the people we spend time with and our community. It is the relationships we have and our interactions with others.

Occupational Wellness & Addiction

Occupational Wellness: Wellness Pt. 7

Occupational wellness is the level of fulfillment we find in work and feelings that our work makes a difference. Additionally it looks at work-life balance.

Financial Wellness & Addiction

Financial Wellness: Wellness Pt. 6

Financial wellness is the act of understanding how to positively handle your finances. Poor finances impact both your physical and emotional wellbeing.

Intellectual Wellness & Addiction

Intellectual Wellness: Wellness Pt. 4

Intellectual wellness is associated with how we use our mind: how often we actively pursue new endeavors, our creativity, and our critical thinking.