Fear and anxiety are common before group therapy. That fear shouldn’t stop you from pursuing treatment though. Group counseling is incredibly beneficial for people in addiction recovery, depression treatment, anxiety treatment and more. It is something we utilize in our intensive outpatient programs. In this guide, we will help you overcome your worries so you can take full advantage of...Lear More
Cost is one of the top concerns for intensive outpatient programs. How can I afford rehab? What is the price of IOP depression treatment? These are just some of the questions you may ask before signing up for a 6+ week program. Mental health and addiction rehabilitation is more affordable than most people realize, especially with the financial programs available today. Let’s take a...Lear More
Continued from Part 1: Stages of Addiction Relapse
Physical relapse is the last stage in addiction relapse, where a person succumbs to their temptations and uses or drinks again. To ensure that this remains a one-time experience, there are steps you can take after an addiction relapse. Here is a guide for what to do after addiction relapse.
Analyze the Relapse
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Relapse occurs in roughly half of all addiction treatment programs. This does not mean that the treatment was a failure, nor does it mean that the person is a failure. Addictions take a long time to form, and their effects last a lifetime. The goal of addiction treatment is to control how your body reacts to those effects.
In this guide from MHR Memphis, we will look at the stages of addiction...Lear More
“Might as well face it, you’re addicted to love.” These classic Robert Palmer lyrics may be fun to dance to, but they describe a less-than-ideal situation. The search for love is fun and exciting, but for some, it’s downright addicting. Are you addicted to dating? If so, what could you do to fix it? We will answer these questions and more to reveal the hidden causes of...Lear More
When most people think of someone with a ‘drinking problem,’ they picture an alcoholic. However, there is a subcategory of alcoholism known as problem drinking. The symptoms of problem drinking are less severe, but they can lead to alcoholism over time. In this guide, we will explain the difference between a problem drinker and an alcoholic, along with treatment tips for both...Lear More
Depression is a painful and often overwhelming experience that affects over 16 million Americans every year. There are many tested and proven depression treatment strategies available, but more than one-third of adults with depression do not seek treatment for their condition. Here at Mental Health Resources in Memphis, TN, we have seen tremendous success from our outpatient depression...Lear More
Negative thinking is a primary contributor to depression. This is a classic mind-over-matter scenario, where your perception and evaluation makes a situation seem worse than it actually is. There are many forms of negative thought patterns, and you may experience more than one. The goal is to reverse those thoughts through depression treatment so you can have a positive, productive life. Here...Lear More
Some addiction treatment programs have tremendous success rates. Others do not fare as well. What makes some programs superior to others? More importantly, how can you make sure you’re involved with a successful addiction recovery service? Let’s look at some distinguishing signs of good addiction treatment programs.
Finding the Underlying Cause of Addiction
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Relapsing is one of the greatest fears in substance abuse treatment. Will relapse trigger the addiction again? Can I still overcome addiction after relapse? These are just some of the many questions that may run through your mind. During your addiction recovery program, your therapist will teach you ways to avoid relapsing and bypass potential triggers in your life. The guide below provides...Lear More