Once the Party Stops: Treatment for Club Drugs
COVID-19 brought an abrupt halt to how people party. The clubs went dark and gone were the days of exchanging names...The postOnce the Party Stops: Treatment for Club Drugs appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - January 5, 2021 Category: Addiction Authors: Cliffside Malibu Tags: Addiction anxiety drugs partying Source Type: blogs

You Are Not Your Addiction
Our Belief in Recovery Is Showcased in Newest Ads At Cliffside Malibu, we believe that addiction...The postYou Are Not Your Addiction appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - December 30, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Internet Marketing Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: blogs

Marketing Opioids: Prescribed Use and Dependence
Opioids are a class of drugs prescribed to alleviate pain; however, their addictive nature has...The postMarketing Opioids: Prescribed Use and Dependence appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - December 28, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Cliffside Malibu Tags: Drug Rehab Information Drug Treatment addiction dependence opioids Source Type: blogs

Just One Sip: When One Drink Isn ’t Enough during the Holidays
Just One Sip: When One Drink Isn ’t Enough during the Holidays The holidays are the time of year when people become...The postJust One Sip: When One Drink Isn ’t Enough during the Holidays appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - December 11, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Cliffside Malibu Tags: Alcoholism Drinking family holidays Source Type: blogs

Stop Escaping the Holidays with Alcohol or Drugs
The holidays can bring constant reminders of our relationships with our family and...The postStop Escaping the Holidays with Alcohol or Drugs appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - December 5, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Cliffside Malibu Tags: Addiction Alcoholism covid-19 holidays Source Type: blogs

Creating Your Success Story: Seeking Alcohol or Drug Treatment
Every story has a beginning. Heroes, survivors, and dreamers take the first...The postCreating Your Success Story: Seeking Alcohol or Drug Treatment appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - December 5, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Cliffside Malibu Tags: Addiction Recovery Drug Rehab Information alcohol abuse treatment Source Type: blogs

Healing Addiction Damage with Good Nutrition
Eating your way to good health is possible, particularly when overcoming an addiction as you...The postHealing Addiction Damage with Good Nutrition appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - November 30, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Cliffside Malibu Tags: Addiction healing holistic alcoholism rehab Source Type: blogs

Recovery Aftercare: You ’re Not Alone
Recovery Aftercare: You’re Not Alone Leaving recovery treatment is a big step in the treatment process. During this phase, you may...The postRecovery Aftercare: You’re Not Alone appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - November 23, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Cliffside Malibu Tags: Mental Health connections relationships therapy Source Type: blogs

Yoga: The Bridge Between Addiction and Recovery
Yoga is an ancient Indian philosophy that connects your mind with your body. The word means“union,” and yoga strives to...The postYoga: The Bridge Between Addiction and Recovery appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - November 15, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Cliffside Malibu Tags: Addiction Recovery Meditation Source Type: blogs

Feel at Home in Residential Recovery
Treatment from substance use disorder is a time to heal your body and spirit. You shouldn’t worry about cleaning or organizing...The postFeel at Home in Residential Recovery appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - November 5, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Cliffside Malibu Tags: Drug Rehab Information addicted to alcohol Addiction Recovery help Source Type: blogs

Finding Help for a Loved One So You Can Heal
Living with a loved one who struggles with an addiction can...The postFinding Help for a Loved One So You Can Heal appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - October 30, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Cliffside Malibu Tags: Addiction Recovery change family family disease Source Type: blogs

Having a Happy Holiday With Friends, Family, and Sobriety
The holidays are soon approaching. This is a time of year where...The postHaving a Happy Holiday With Friends, Family, and Sobriety appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - October 23, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Cliffside Malibu Tags: Holidays family friends relationships Source Type: blogs

Neurobiology & Addiction
Neurobiology& Addiction   In recovery, it can become frustrating to manage your cravings. When you struggle to do so, you might...The postNeurobiology& Addiction appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - October 15, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Cliffside Malibu Tags: Addiction Treatment and Program Resources Addiction Recovery Cravings drug abuse Neurobiology Science Source Type: blogs

The Stages of Change: How Patience Builds Lasting Recovery
Achieving and maintaining sobriety from drugs and alcohol is a lifelong process....The postThe Stages of Change: How Patience Builds Lasting Recovery appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - October 5, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Cliffside Malibu Tags: Addiction Recovery change Patience Stability Source Type: blogs

5 Tips for a Sober Summer
As beaches reopen and temperatures heat up, summer activities are gaining momentum again. As much...The post5 Tips for a Sober Summer appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - August 12, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Addiction Recovery Sober Living and Aftercare sobriety summer summer triggers Source Type: blogs

4 Ways to Cope With Financial Issues Related to COVID-19
4 Ways to Cope with Financial Issues Related to COVID-19 Like millions of Americans and people all over the world, you...The post4 Ways to Cope With Financial Issues Related to COVID-19 appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - August 12, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Addiction Recovery Sober Living and Aftercare coronavirus covid covid-19 covid19 financial issues Source Type: blogs

How to Help an “Alcoholic”
How to Help an “Alcoholic” “How can I help my loved one who is an alcoholic?” is a question you may...The postHow to Help an“Alcoholic” appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - July 1, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Alcohol Alcohol Rehab Information Alcoholism addicted to alcohol alcohol abuse alcohol addiction alcohol disorder alcohol use disorder loved ones Source Type: blogs

Challenges of Telehealth During COVID-19
Over the past few weeks, the world has banded together in many ways. Whether it ’s helping...The postChallenges of Telehealth During COVID-19 appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - June 10, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Addiction Addiction Recovery coronavirus covid covid-19 covid19 family therapy individual therapy telehealth therapist Source Type: blogs

Why the Coronavirus Quarantine is an Ideal Time to Get Sober
While there is seemingly no “perfect” time to get sober,...The postWhy the Coronavirus Quarantine is an Ideal Time to Get Sober appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - June 3, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Addiction Addiction Recovery Alcohol Rehab Information Current Events addiction treatment coronavirus covid covid-19 getting sober quarantine sobriety social distancing Source Type: blogs

Social Distancing and Quarantine: Looking at the Bright Side
Social Distancing and Quarantine During Coronavirus: Looking at the Bright Side With everything going on in the world right now, it...The postSocial Distancing and Quarantine: Looking at the Bright Side appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - June 3, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Addiction Recovery Anxiety Children Current Events coronavirus covid-19 covid19 family quarantine relapse prevention sober sobriety social distancing Source Type: blogs

Coronavirus: Difference Between Quarantine, Isolation, and Social Distancing
Coronavirus: Differences Between Quarantine, Isolation and Social Distancing While there is no cure or vaccine for coronavirus just yet, we have...The postCoronavirus: Difference Between Quarantine, Isolation, and Social Distancing appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - May 28, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: blogs

Coronavirus Quarantine and Binge Drinking
As each day blurs into the next during the coronavirus quarantine, it can be difficult to...The postCoronavirus Quarantine and Binge Drinking appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - May 28, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Addiction Alcohol Alcohol Rehab Information Alcoholism addicted to alcohol alcohol addiction alcohol dependence coronavirus covid-19 covid19 Source Type: blogs

Dangers of Overdosing During Coronavirus Quarantine
During this coronavirus pandemic, there are many risks posed to people who have an addiction....The postDangers of Overdosing During Coronavirus Quarantine appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - May 22, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Addiction Addiction Recovery addiction treatment aftercare coronavirus covid-19 covid19 drug overdose Source Type: blogs

How to Watch For Signs of Relapse During the Coronavirus Isolation
How to Watch for Signs of Relapse During Coronavirus Isolation By now, you know that the coronavirus isolation and social distancing...The postHow to Watch For Signs of Relapse During the Coronavirus Isolation appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - May 22, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Addiction Addiction Recovery Sober Living and Aftercare coronavirus covid-19 covid19 managing triggers relapse relapse prevention signs of addiction Source Type: blogs

Can Drinking Age Your Brain? New Study by USC Says Yes
Can Drinking Age Your Brain? USC Study Says Yes Drinking alcohol can cause a variety of damage to your brain and...The postCan Drinking Age Your Brain? New Study by USC Says Yes appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - May 15, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Alcohol Alcohol Rehab Information Alcoholism alcohol abuse alcohol addiction alcohol dependency alcohol detox Source Type: blogs

Staying Healthy During Coronavirus
It ’s been more than a month since coronavirus turned our world upside down. We are in the...The postStaying Healthy During Coronavirus appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - May 15, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Addiction Addiction Recovery Current Events Exercise Healthy Eating and Recovery coronavirus covid19 healthy life healthy living healthy sleep Source Type: blogs

4 Tips on How to be There for a Loved One During Treatment
If your loved one has made the difficult...The post4 Tips on How to be There for a Loved One During Treatment appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - May 8, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Addiction Recovery Addiction Treatment and Program Resources family family involvement family support family therapy loved ones support system Source Type: blogs

Managing Triggers Throughout COVID-19 Pandemic
Managing Triggers During the COVID-19 Pandemic As the world tries to manage life during the COVID-19 pandemic, it can be even...The postManaging Triggers Throughout COVID-19 Pandemic appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - May 8, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Current Events Mental Health Sober Living and Aftercare covid-19 managing triggers recovery relapse Source Type: blogs

Substance Use Disorder in the United States
About 23 million people living in the United States have an addiction of some...The postSubstance Use Disorder in the United States appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - May 1, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Substance Abuse substance abuse care substance abuse problems substance abuse treatment substance abuse treatment facility Source Type: blogs

Why People Aren ’t Talking About Substance Use Disorder
Why People Don’t Talk about Substance Use Disorder Substance use disorder can be a difficult topic for many individuals. Depending on...The postWhy People Aren’t Talking About Substance Use Disorder appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - May 1, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Addiction Addiction Recovery Substance Abuse substance absuse substance abuse care substance abuse treatment substance abuse treatment facility Source Type: blogs

Substance Use Disorder in Adolescence
The teenage years of life tend to be some of the most stressful years. Between lowered...The postSubstance Use Disorder in Adolescence appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - April 24, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Addiction Recovery Addiction Stories Children Teenagers adolescence adolescent health substance abuse teens Source Type: blogs

Substance Use Disorder with a Disability
Substance use disorder knows no bounds and that includes individuals who have a disability. Having...The postSubstance Use Disorder with a Disability appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - April 24, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Addiction Addiction Recovery Addiction to Pharmaceuticals disability disabled substance abuse substance abuse treatment Source Type: blogs

What to Say to a Loved One When They Are in Denial About Alcohol Addiction
What to Say to a Loved One When They Are In Denial: Here ’s What to Say There is nothing worse than...The postWhat to Say to a Loved One When They Are in Denial About Alcohol Addiction appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - April 2, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Alcohol Alcohol Rehab Information Alcoholism Detox Resources for Alcohol and Drugs/Opiates alcohol abuse alcohol dependence alcohol dependency alcohol detox alcohol treatment alcohol treatment center alcohol treatment facility alcoho Source Type: blogs

How to be There for a Loved One in Recovery During Social Distancing
The coronavirus is quickly spreading, and leaders all...The postHow to be There for a Loved One in Recovery During Social Distancing appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - March 24, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Addiction Addiction Recovery coronavirus covid-19 relapse prevention social distancing social media Source Type: blogs

Self-Care During COVID-19
A.K.A #CopingWithCovid During a time of so much uncertainty and information overload, it is important to make time...The postSelf-Care During COVID-19 appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - March 24, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Addiction Recovery coronavirus covid-19 exercise nutrition self-care Source Type: blogs

What is Blood Alcohol Concentration?
Blood Alcohol Concentration or Content (BAC) refers to the percent of alcohol (ethyl alcohol or ethanol)...The postWhat is Blood Alcohol Concentration? appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - March 18, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Alcohol Alcohol Rehab Information Alcoholism Detox Resources for Alcohol and Drugs/Opiates alcohol abuse alcohol dependence alcohol detox alcohol treatment alcohol treatment center alcohol treatment facility Source Type: blogs

Alcohol and the Brain: What Happens?
As most drinkers know, alcohol can cause many side effects on mood, behavior, and decision...The postAlcohol and the Brain: What Happens? appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - March 18, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Alcohol Alcohol Rehab Information Alcoholism Detox Resources for Alcohol and Drugs/Opiates alcohol abuse alcohol addiction alcohol dependence alcohol dependency alcohol detox alcohol treatment alcohol treatment center alcohol treatme Source Type: blogs

Alcohol Addiction: Learning from Jessica Simpson ’s Struggle
Alcohol Addiction: Learning from Jessica Simpson ’s Struggle This January, singer Jessica Simpson surprised fans by revealing that she was sober after...The postAlcohol Addiction: Learning from Jessica Simpson ’s Struggle appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - March 10, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Alcohol Alcohol Rehab Information Alcoholism Detox Resources for Alcohol and Drugs/Opiates alcohol abuse alcohol addiction alcohol detox Source Type: blogs

St. Patrick ’s Day and Binge Drinking
St. Patrick’s Day and Binge Drinking St. Patrick ’s Day is an enjoyable holiday for people of all ages. This holiday is...The postSt. Patrick’s Day and Binge Drinking appeared first onCliffside Malibu. (Source: Cliffside Malibu)
Source: Cliffside Malibu - March 10, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Alcohol Alcohol Rehab Information Alcoholism Detox Resources for Alcohol and Drugs/Opiates alcohol treatment center binge binge drinking Source Type: blogs

Alcohol-Related Death Rates Are On The Rise
In a new article by Medical News Today, more people in the United States are drinking more alcohol and experiencing the harmful effects. The number of hospitalizations is rising in every age group, as are death rates. Knowing the statistics, who is experiencing these effects, and what you can do can help bring alcohol-related death rates down for good. Alcohol-Related Death Rates Impact Innocent People Alcohol doesn’t result in death to just those who drink it. Alcohol can affect innocent people in many ways. For example, 1 in 6 death certificates recording death as a result of drunk driving listed alcohol as a cont...
Source: Cliffside Malibu - March 4, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Alcohol Alcohol Rehab Information Alcoholism Detox Resources for Alcohol and Drugs/Opiates alcohol abuse alcohol dependence alcohol detox alcohol treatment alcohol treatment center alcohol treatment facility alcohol use Source Type: blogs

Alcohol Damage to the Liver – What Happens?
Alcohol Damage to the Liver – What Happens? Alcohol use disorder and heavy drinking present many harmful health risks. They can include everything from high blood pressure to fatal seizures. One of the most well-known health risks that come along with prolonged heavy drinking is liver damage. How does alcohol impact the liver, and what types of alcohol damage to the liver are there? In order to better understand alcohol damage to the liver, it is important to learn how the liver processes alcohol. According to MyDr, there are 2 ways that alcohol can be processed by your liver: Most alcohol is broken down, or metabol...
Source: Cliffside Malibu - March 4, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Alcohol Alcohol Rehab Information Alcoholism Detox Resources for Alcohol and Drugs/Opiates alcohol abuse alcohol dependence alcohol detox alcohol treatment alcohol treatment center alcohol treatment facility Source Type: blogs

Opioid Medication For Addiction Treatment
For many individuals, “cold-turkey” abstinence isn’t realistic when it comes to recovering from addiction. This is especially true when it comes to opioid addiction. Opioids take over the brain’s chemistry so much to the point that it can be difficult to function without it. Therefore, taking opioid medication for addiction treatment in medication-assisted treatment has been found to help individuals recovering from opioid addiction by reducing the withdrawal symptoms and allowing for their body to readjust. Medication-Assisted Treatment Medication-assisted treatment is the use of medications in co...
Source: Cliffside Malibu - February 25, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Detox Resources for Alcohol and Drugs/Opiates Medical medical detox medicated-assisted detox medication opioid opioids prescription medication Source Type: blogs

What is the Definition of Alcoholism?
The definition of alcoholism is physical dependence on alcohol to the extent that stopping alcohol use would bring on withdrawal symptoms. Alcoholism may also be used to refer to ingrained drinking habits that cause health or social problems. Alcohol dependence can have many serious effects on the brain, liver, and other organs of the body, some of which can lead to death. Individuals who suffer from alcoholism can differ from each other in many ways. However, there are recognizable symptoms of alcoholism, high-functioning alcoholism, and a means to diagnose alcoholism. Symptoms of Alcoholism Alcoholism symptoms differ fo...
Source: Cliffside Malibu - February 25, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Alcohol Alcohol Rehab Information Alcoholism Detox Resources for Alcohol and Drugs/Opiates alcohol abuse alcohol dependency alcohol detox alcohol treatment alcohol treatment center alcohol treatment facility alcohol use Source Type: blogs

Why Do People Drink Alcohol?
Depictions of alcohol use are pervasive in American culture–it’s offered in restaurants, we see it on the big screen in movies as well as on the small screen in ads and tv shows. And of course, it’s part of many celebrations and used for toasts in many cultures. At the same time, alcohol has life-threatening consequences that come with every sip. Between drunk driving accidents, increased likelihood of abuse, poor health, and deadly addiction, alcohol is an extremely dangerous substance despite how celebrated it is. With so much that can go wrong with a night of drinking, it can leave many wondering, &ld...
Source: Cliffside Malibu - February 25, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Alcohol Alcohol Rehab Information Alcoholism Detox Resources for Alcohol and Drugs/Opiates alcohol abuse alcohol detox alcohol treatment alcohol treatment center alcohol treatment facility Source Type: blogs

Valentine ’s Day and Alcohol: How to Enjoy It
Valentine’s Day and Alcohol: How to Enjoy It Whether you are single or in a loving relationship, Valentine’s Day and alcohol have likely gone hand-in-hand for you. Now that you are sober, it is time to learn new ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day with your Valentine without a glass of wine or to find new ways to cope with not having a Valentine at all. Valentine’s Day presents its own set of unique triggers and the best thing you can do is be as prepared as possible. Valentine’s Day and Alcohol: If You’re Single Valentine’s Day can be triggering for single people, whether they suffe...
Source: Cliffside Malibu - February 7, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Alcohol Alcohol Rehab Information Alcoholism Detox Resources for Alcohol and Drugs/Opiates alcohol abuse alcohol dependence alcohol detox alcohol treatment alcohol treatment center alcohol treatment facility Alcoholics Anonymous Source Type: blogs

What Are the Physical Signs of Alcoholism?
Alcohol can cause damaging effects, especially physical ones. Alcohol affects most parts of the body — the brain, organs, central nervous system, behavior, and much more. If you suspect that your loved one might be suffering from alcoholism, there are many signs you can start looking for. The best place to start is with the physical signs of alcoholism. Physical Signs of Alcoholism Physical signs of alcoholism include: Marked weight gain or weight loss. If you have noticed sudden weight gain or weight loss with your loved one, this can be a sign of a multitude of health issues, including alcoholism. Alcohol is an a...
Source: Cliffside Malibu - January 31, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Alcohol Alcohol Rehab Information Alcoholism Detox Resources for Alcohol and Drugs/Opiates alcohol abuse alcohol detox alcohol treatment alcohol treatment center Source Type: blogs

Things to Know Before Seeking Treatment for Alcohol Addiction
Before seeking treatment for alcohol addiction, there are a few things you should consider along the way. Becoming sober from alcohol isn’t as easy as abstaining from alcohol; it takes a lot of work and, as such, some preparation should be involved. Whether it is you who are seeking treatment for your own alcohol addiction, or you are searching on behalf of a loved one, preparation is key before heading to treatment for alcohol addiction. Consider Medication-Assisted Detox Alcohol is the only substance with potentially deadly withdrawal symptoms. This makes it imperative that medical intervention including medicatio...
Source: Cliffside Malibu - January 31, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Alcohol Alcohol Rehab Information Alcoholism Detox Resources for Alcohol and Drugs/Opiates alcohol abuse alcohol detox alcohol treatment alcohol treatment center alcohol treatment facility Source Type: blogs

I ’m Back from Treatment. How Do I Reconnect With Family?
Residential treatment allows you to focus exclusively on recovery. It’s intensive treatment, away from your familiar surroundings. Once you’re ready, it’s time to return home. How do you reconnect with family after treatment? Here are a few tips to help you rebuild and renew your relationships with loved ones. 1. Continue Treatment As you reconnect with family, it’s likely to bring up complicated feelings. You’ve had a transformative experience, but your family hasn’t. Continuing treatment is an essential part of rebuilding your relationships. You can talk through the situations ...
Source: Cliffside Malibu - January 24, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Melinda Sineriz Tags: Addiction Recovery alcoholism family support family therapy Source Type: blogs

All About Alcohol Poisoning
Alcohol poisoning is a serious medical emergency due to the overconsumption of alcohol that can result in death. Overconsumption of alcohol affects many systems in the body. The liver, which works to eliminate toxins from the body, is not able to keep up with the high amount being ingested. In turn, the central nervous system becomes so depressed to the point that it cannot perform its normal, essential functions such as beating the heart and breathing. There are many factors that can determine whether or not an individual could suffer from alcohol poisoning, such as: Rate of alcohol consumption Tolerance and dependency ...
Source: Cliffside Malibu - January 24, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Alcohol Alcohol Rehab Information Alcoholism Detox Resources for Alcohol and Drugs/Opiates alcohol abuse alcohol detox alcohol treatment alcohol treatment center alcohol treatment facility Source Type: blogs

Medically Assisted Treatment for Alcohol
Going through alcohol withdrawal can be an uncomfortable experience. Fortunately there are medical interventions that can ease the symptoms of detox as well as help individuals along their journey through recovery. Medically assisted treatment (MAT) is the use of medications in combination with counseling and behavioral therapies, which is effective in the treatment of substance abuse and can help some people to sustain recovery. Medically assisted treatment for alcohol can help people recovering from alcohol use disorder by blocking cravings, avoiding relapse, and helping to rewire the brain’s chemistry. Medication...
Source: Cliffside Malibu - January 24, 2020 Category: Addiction Authors: Jaclyn Uloth Tags: Alcohol Alcohol Rehab Information Alcoholism Detox Resources for Alcohol and Drugs/Opiates alcohol detox drug detox medical detox medicated-assisted detox Source Type: blogs