Addiction

Addiction is a condition in which the body must have a drug to avoid physical and psychological withdrawal symptoms. Addiction to drugs, alcohol, food, or sex is a symptom to a psychological or physical problem.

 

Some of the underlying problems in addictions:

  • Lack of self-esteem and self-worth  
  • Family conflict and domestic violence
  • Anger management
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Chronic pain

 

In the treatment of addictions you will learn new social and life skills training that you will use in problem-solving, decision-making, controlling anger and aggression. Counseling will also help you identify alternative activities to build self-esteem and self-confidence.

 

Treatment of Addiction:

  • Relapse Prevention Planning
  • Individual Counseling
  • Family Therapy
  • 12 Steps Support Groups
  • Stress Management