Can Mindfulness Meditation Work for Addiction

Can Mindfulness Meditation Work for Addiction? An Exploration of These Possibilities

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Author Colin Moore Colin Moore read more Published: December 1, 2021 Updated: December 1, 2021 A growing number of rehab centers are integrating alternative care options into their treatment plans. For example, mindfulness meditation has become a popular option for many going through addiction treatment. However, you may ask yourself…

physical and psychological alcohol effects

Physical and Psychological Alcohol Effects

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Author Colin Moore Colin Moore read more Published: November 30, 2021 Updated: November 30, 2021   Alcoholism causes a variety of psychological and physical symptoms. While some are easier to spot than others, alcohol effects take a physical and mental toll. It’s vital to receive help from an alcohol addiction…

Art Therapy for Addiction Treatment

Art Therapy for Addiction Treatment

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Author Dr. Merle Dean Williamson, MD Dr. Merle Dean Williamson, MD read more Published: November 30, 2021 Updated: November 30, 2021 Complementary or holistic rehab programs in Oregon are becoming more popular. They are seen as effective treatments for addiction, particularly when combined with other treatments. Art therapy for addiction treatment is…

What Is a Depressant

What Is a Depressant?

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: October 28, 2021 Updated: November 29, 2021 When it seems like the world is too difficult to manage, you might reach for a drug that numbs you. Depressants suppress the central nervous system and cause pain relief, drowsiness, and clouded thinking. Whether this drug has been prescribed by a…

music therapy for addiction

Music Therapy Facts

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: October 28, 2021 Updated: November 29, 2021 Reconnecting with music is a vital component of addiction recovery. There are different types of therapies with proven results in helping people during drug and alcohol rehabilitation. With various options from which to choose, music therapy facts seem baffling. Studies show that this…

benefits of stress management

Benefits of Stress Management

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Author Colin Moore Colin Moore read more Published: October 26, 2021 Updated: November 29, 2021 The ability to effectively manage stress makes an incredible difference in people’s lives. While you may consider nervousness to be part of your personality, it should not be controlling your life. Some people are able…

glass vs. meth

What Is Glass? Meth vs Glass

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Author Colin Moore Colin Moore read more Published: June 12, 2021 Updated: July 9, 2021 About 1.6 million people in the U.S. use methamphetamine. If you are one of them, you will benefit from learning more about the difference between meth vs. glass and how to get help if you’re…

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How To Forgive Yourself

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: December 8, 2020 Updated: March 25, 2021 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…