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Trauma-Focused Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy

Trauma-focused cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) is an evidence-based treatment for individuals who have been impacted by a traumatic experience. CBT during residential or intensive outpatient programs can help individuals resolve a range of emotional or behavioral problems that often stem from trauma in their childhood or early adulthood. Therapy is effective in treating post-traumatic stress disorder…

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Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment

Another term related to alcoholism or alcohol abuse is alcohol use disorder. Treatment specialists use this term in reference to addiction being understood and widely accepted as a chronic disease. Alcohol use disorder treatment combines both evidence-based and holistic therapy to address the disease and help the client pursue lifelong recovery. Treatment may include an…

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CBT vs. DBT

Wellness Counseling and Residential Detox uses a number of techniques based on psychotherapy to help you recover from substance abuse disorders. Cognitive-behavioral therapy and dialectical behavior therapy programs are both effective in guiding you toward self-awareness. CBT and DBT both involve the help of a mental health specialist who teaches you to manage your thoughts…

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What is EMDR?

At Wellness Counseling and Residential Detox in Stuart, FL, we understand that part of our substance abuse detox and recovery program has to address the underlying causes of addiction. To do this, we incorporate both traditional psychotherapy and newer approaches, such as EMDR therapy. What is EMDR? This article strives to answer that question as…

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Benefits of Group Therapy

At Wellness Counseling and Residential Detox, we create a safe, supportive environment for clients recovering from substance abuse disorders. As part of our residential treatment program in Stuart, FL, clients engage in sessions with their peers where they can share their experiences. The benefits of group therapy include exposure to what others in recovery have experienced.…