Holistic Treatment

5 Benefits of Holistic Treatment

When using them alongside traditional methods, holistic treatment offers benefits for those suffering from substance use disorder (SUD). Examples of such therapies include art, music, and outdoor activities. Integrating these modalities into a treatment plan is a practical approach to ensuring whole-body wellness. Traditional treatment processes include behavioral and medical interventions. These interventions often include…

holistic recovery

3 Holistic Recovery Benefits

When you or your loved one decides to enter recovery, you may wonder if traditional treatment will be enough. Medication, individual and group therapy, and a stable environment are powerful tools for recovery. Nevertheless, holistic approaches can work wonders too. Holistic recovery can supplement traditional treatment with supportive alternative offerings. The recovery process acknowledges the…

3 Mocktail Recipes for the Spring

If you’re one of the millions of Americans who struggle with alcohol dependence or addiction, making the shift to a sober lifestyle can be difficult. Fortunately, there are many supportive resources to help you progress toward better health. Call the caring team at Summit Estate Recovery Center at 800.701.6997 or reach out to us online…

Some Good News In Fighting the Opioid Epidemic

A New Medication  On June 6, CBS TV profiled an early stage biotechnology company called Blue Therapeutics that has developed a non-addictive painkiller. Pharmaceutical companies have been talking about developing less addictive painkillers lately, but their definition refers to pills that would be more difficult to crush and so forth. Blue Therapeutics supposedly has the real…

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Nutrition and Recovery

When people suffering from addiction enter treatment and stop using, they often develop a more intense interest in food – often sugary, high-carb, or high-fat choices like doughnuts or mac and cheese. Usually, before they know it, they’re packing on the pounds. Those who have abused alcohol and other drugs likely had a poor relationship…