Addiction Treatment News and Drug Treatment Articles by The Treatment Center of The Palm Beaches
Welcome to The Treatment Center of the Palm Beaches blog. Our mission – to help individuals and families heal from the disease of addiction – includes providing resources, ongoing support and education, which is why we’ve created this blog.
Our blog features several posts per month that will keep you up to date with addiction treatment news, as well as ideas for recovery assistance. Stop by often or subscribe so you’ll always be in the know. Feel free to comment on any post to keep the conversation going!
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If you or someone you know has just begun their journey into a life of recovery, the experience is anything but predictable. There are certain aspects that are part of the typical process for everyone. Restoring the good life, back to where it was before addiction took hold of it, and forming a better life […]
It might seem like common sense that mental health disorders or substance abuse disorders increase a teen’s risk of suicide. But many people don’t realize how much of a relationship there is between young adult substance abuse and suicide. Young Adult suicide numbers are trending slightly up in recent years According to the Centers for Disease […]
If you ask any parent if they really know their teenager, the response would sound more like wishful thinking. The truth about many parent-child relationships is that there is a certain amount of deception going on, especially when drug or alcohol addiction is part of the picture. So how do you know what to look […]
Illegal drugs come in many shapes and sizes, from rave drugs like LSD to more ubiquitous drugs like marijuana, but few are as dangerous as heroin. Driving thousands of deaths from coast to coast each year – over 13,000 in 2015 alone – this toxic substance is ripping the United States apart. But why is this happening? […]
Rush week, the week (or longer) of recruitment for fraternities and sororities, will soon kick off another school year for colleges around the U.S. It is the time of some of the wildest and most risky college parties, with the prominent theme being alcohol and drugs, making the dangers of rushing fraternities and sororities worth a […]