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How Motivational Interviewing Works For Addiction Treatment

What is Motivational Interviewing? In an addiction treatment setting, Motivational Interviewing is a therapeutic technique designed to help people make changes in their lives. This type of therapy is an evidence-based treatment that addresses ambivalence to change and may be used in conjunction with other therapies like cognitive-behavioral therapy or dialectical behavior therapy. It emphasizes…

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Everything You Need To Know About Family Therapy

Overview of Family Therapy Family therapy is an integral treatment process for people whose addiction or mental health condition has caused family conflict or dysfunction. Studies have shown that people are more likely to recover when they have family support. Whether family bonds have been affected by addiction and need assistance to heal, or if…

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Continuing Your Recovery: An Overview Of Your Aftercare Options

What Are Addiction Aftercare Services? Addiction aftercare services such as our alumni program are designed to assist those in early recovery in maintaining their sobriety by participating in additional levels of addiction care, 12-step support groups, and sober living homes. Additional levels of clinical care can include participation in a Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP), Intensive…

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Benefits of Detox and Residential Addiction Treatment Programs

At Midwest Detox Center, we understand the importance of providing valuable support services to our clients. We create a nurturing environment at our detox center that allows you to focus all of your energy on recovery. While you are in treatment, you will be separated from the people, places, and day-to-day stressors that enable your…

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What Are The Most Effective Addiction Treatment Therapy Methods?

At Midwest Detox Center, we understand that addiction is different for everyone. No matter how you enter into the cycle of addiction, deciding to quit is the first step. Seeking the help of professional individual therapy for addiction will dramatically increase your chances of overcoming your addiction and entering a life of recovery. We use…

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Opiate Withdrawal Symptoms and Timeline: A Detailed Guide

What is an opiate addiction treatment program? The problem with answering this question is that some people use “opiate” and “opioid” interchangeably, while others insist that the two words mean different things. However, an addiction is an addiction–whether it’s related to opiates or opioids. Both substances can cause physical dependence, which makes it difficult to…