What is a Holistic Approach to Rehab?

When researching different rehab centers, you may stumble across the term “holistic approach”. This isn’t some new-age form of therapy. It’s a comprehensive approach designed to treat all aspects of an individual’s addiction and needs. Here’s a closer look at the holistic approach of drug and alcohol rehabilitation.   What is holistic healing? Holistic treatment…

Inpatient vs. Outpatient Rehab

When seeking drug or alcohol treatment, you’ll find that most programs generally fall into one of two categories: inpatient or outpatient. Each program is equally focused on rehabilitating individuals from addiction, but both types have unique features to offer. Let’s look at inpatient vs. outpatient rehab programs.   Inpatient Rehab Inpatient rehab programs, also called…

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Long-Term Effects of Underage Alcohol Abuse

Underage alcohol abuse can have serious consequences. Although alcohol is legal and available to those over the age of 21, it can cause significant changes in the body of an adolescent. Underage alcohol abuse can result in a number of long-term consequences including: Physical problems Unintended, unwanted, or unprotected sexual activity Alcohol-related car crashes Unintentional injuries…