Monthly Archives: August 2017

  • The Importance of Trauma-Informed Therapy for Treatment of PTSD & Addiction
    August 24, 2017
    In any addiction case, identifying and addressing the root cause of the addiction should be the first line of treatment. “Dual diagnosis” describes addiction cases in which a mental health disorder runs in tandem with an addiction. Over time, the symbiosis between the mental health issue and the substance...
  • How EMDR Heals Trauma During Addiction Treatment
    August 11, 2017
    It’s common for men who have experienced trauma to turn to drugs or alcohol to numb the emotional pain. But while substance use may provide some temporary relief, addiction ultimately destroys their lives even further. Addiction treatment for men with trauma needs to not only address the addiction but...