Staying sober during Thanksgiving

How to Stay Sober Over Thanksgiving

The holidays can be particularly difficult for individuals who are newly sober and worry about being around alcohol during Thanksgiving and other holiday parties. Staying sober during Thanksgiving is possible when you plan ahead and continue meeting with a therapist through a rehab aftercare program. Aftercare support provides individuals with continuing therapy after completing a…

woman learning how to forgive yourself during recovery

How To Forgive Yourself

Addiction causes our loved ones to act like people we don’t know. Chemical dependency results from genetic factors, trauma, mental health issues, life circumstances, and underdeveloped coping mechanisms. If you have a loved one who has developed a chemical dependency with harmful side effects, it’s time to learn more about our Portland drug and alcohol rehab.…

people at a residential treatment program

What Happens in a Residential Treatment Program?

Once you make addiction recovery your goal, it’s crucial to find an inpatient treatment program that can help you overcome your addiction to drugs and alcohol. A residential treatment program provides the most comprehensive care and 24-hour supervision for improved accountability. If you need a safe place to work on your physical and mental well-being, Crestview…

What is EMDR therapy?

What is EMDR Therapy?

EMDR stands for eye movement desensitization and reprocessing. It’s an integrative form of psychotherapy. This therapy helps people who are dealing with intrusive memories. Frequently, these individuals try to repress the memories of certain events, which won’t work.To dull the feelings and thoughts, someone might try to achieve a high. Some individuals choose mind-altering drugs.…

Addiction treatment myths

5 Myths About Addiction Treatment

Addiction is both a physical and psychological concern. Although addiction has been studied for decades, many people rely on anecdotal information to form their addiction education. At Crestview Recovery, we encourage you to reach out to us about our addiction rehab and find the support you need to recover. Our rehab center in Oregon offers authentic,…