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When Does a Teen Need Detox?

Addiction is a severe mental health disorder that does not know any boundaries. People of all ages, genders, socioeconomic backgrounds, and ethnicities can develop an addiction disorder. If you have a teenager who has developed an addiction, you are probably looking for the best treatment option for him or her. We are here to help…

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The Basics of Addiction Counseling

Serenity House Detox Florida in West Palm Beach offers clients the benefit of a dedicated detox center. We create a firm foundation for you to move on to addiction therapy. Learning more about addiction therapy can help you make the most of your experience in detox. For more information on what to expect, contact Serenity House…

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Individual v Group Therapy : Which Is for You?

There are two basic types of therapy for detox treatment: individual therapy and group therapy. In one-on-one sessions with your therapist, you can freely share your thoughts and feelings, and you receive their undivided attention. Group therapy also involves the support and guidance of a licensed therapist, but it includes other clients in a detox…

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How the Seasons Affect Substance Abuse

The seasons can affect many of the things a person does, but it also impacts the way people interact with each other and feel emotionally. Though many do not recognize the potential risks, conditions such as seasonal affective disorder (SAD) can play a role in your need for help. With substance abuse, the sooner you…

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New Year’s Resolutions that Help Recovery

It’s not uncommon for people to make New Year’s resolutions surrounding recovery from drug and alcohol addiction. Yet, in every situation, it is critical to consider what’s right for your unique situation. If you need recovery help and support, choose the right type of resolution for your best outcome. At Serenity House Detox Florida, we…

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Why You Shouldn’t be Embarrassed about Detox

Detox is one of the most challenging parts of drug and alcohol recovery. You can get through it. You will work hard during the process. Yet, many people push it off because of embarrassment. How are they going to tell their family or friends they need detox therapy? If you feel like this and it…

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What Drugs Can Be Classed as Narcotics?

Narcotics are one of the drug classifications that you may hear used from time to time. These drugs are called opioid pain relievers. Generally speaking, they are only used to treat acute pain. They may be the last resort when people struggle with pain, and other medications do not help. That’s because they are highly…

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Recovery Doesn’t Require Perfection

One of the misconceptions of drug and alcohol recovery is that you have to do everything correctly. Here’s the good news: the recovery process is just that, a process from going from a horrible place to a positive place where you want to be. There’s no perfection in this process, and it is not a…

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Is Meditation Really Effective for Recovery?

There are many components of recovery from drug and alcohol addiction. Every situation is vastly different, but when you embrace therapy with Serenity House Detox Florida, you’ll gain access to a wide range of treatments that can help you. Meditation therapy is one of them. Is meditation the only thing you need? In most cases,…

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10 Benefits of Leaving Alcohol Behind

For some people, the idea of life without alcohol is inconceivable. Drinking is as normal as eating, sleeping, or going to work. For others who have an alcohol addiction, going an entire day without drinking alcohol is impossible. They do not have the control or the will to leave alcohol behind and live a life…