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Why Participating in Family Therapy Is Important

If you consider joining a family therapy program, Summit Estate Recovery Center concurs that no other connection in life is as important as family. Although the family connects people, it is a unit prone to distress, stresses, and conflicts. The key to maintaining a successful family is recognizing each member’s needs and balancing them with…

a pharmacist thinks about commonly abused prescription drugs

Commonly Abused Prescription Drugs

Addiction doesn’t only involve the use of illegal drugs such as marijuana, heroin, and cocaine. Prescription drugs can also cause addiction. Addiction may not be the intention of doctors that prescribe medicine. However, patients can use drugs in the wrong way, specifically in large doses, resulting in overdose or addiction. For information about our addiction…

a man asks his therapist about gender specific treatment and rehab programs

Do I Need Gender-Specific Treatment?

Everyone’s experience with addiction is unique. There’s no one reason why people turn to alcohol and drug use. Considering that everyone has their unique experience with alcohol and drug use, treatment approaches need to be flexible to accommodate individual needs. If you’re struggling with addiction, gender-specific treatment may be just what you need. Contact Summit…

a woman wonders if she has cooccurring disorders and needs dual diagnosis treatment

5 Signs You Have Co-Occurring Disorders

At some point, you have probably come across co-occurring disorders. But do you really know what co-occurring disorders actually refer to? Co-occurring disorders or dual diagnosis conditions occur when an individual has an emotional or psychiatric disorder, and they turn to substances such as drugs or alcohol to lessen their pain or alleviate their symptoms.…