national alcohol and drug addiction recovery month

National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month

Drug and alcohol addiction has impacted the lives of millions of Americans and their families. Many of these people have soldiered through addiction detox programs and maintained long-term sobriety. Getting sober and staying drug-and-alcohol-free is no easy feat. Each year in September, we honor those in recovery with National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month.…

life after rehab

Adjusting to Life After Rehab

One of the biggest challenges of maintaining sobriety after leaving rehab is adjusting to your new clean lifestyle. Luckily, you do not have to try to do it all on your own. There are local support group programs that can help you get through the struggles of daily stress and cravings that can put you…

woman hugging pillow as she struggles with post acute withdrawal syndrome

What is Post Acute Withdrawal Syndrome?

If you attempt to detox from drugs or alcohol at home, you will likely experience a host of uncomfortable withdrawal symptoms. For some people, withdrawal is so intense that they cannot endure them for the duration of the detox. With the help of a medical detox program, you can get through withdrawal with minimal to…

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Types of Behavioral Therapy

Breaking free from drug or alcohol addiction is about more than just getting through detox. There are often skewed thought patterns and unhealthy behaviors accompanying the addiction. Without a behavioral therapy program, you are much more likely to relapse. At Serenity House Detox Houston, we realize the significance of addiction therapy as part of an…

family support

The Importance of Having Family Support

If you have ever tried to quit drug or alcohol addiction while dealing with strained family relationships, you know how difficult it can be. Family support is a crucial component of a successful recovery. Your family dynamics can make or break your attempts to get sober. To get the most out of your addiction treatment,…

man speaking with a counselor about polysubstance abuse

Treatment Options for Polysubstance Abuse

Polysubstance abuse is when a person uses more than one drug simultaneously and abuses those substances, such as opiates and stimulants, depressants, alcohol, prescription medications, or other combinations. If polysubstance abuse is a problem for you or someone you love, we can help you find addiction treatment programs that help with these issues. Call us at Serenity…

man experiencing cocaine addiction symptoms

Most Common Cocaine Addiction Symptoms

Cocaine addiction is powerful and can lead to uncomfortable symptoms of withdrawal. At Serenity House Detox Houston, our cocaine detox program may work well for you. Call us today at 866.516.8356 to learn more about how we can help. Common Cocaine Addiction Symptoms Cocaine addiction symptoms are sometimes difficult to notice. Some symptoms are “hidden in plain…

man smoking joint, trying to quit smoking weed

Tips to Quit Smoking Weed

Are you or someone you know trying to quit smoking weed? Weed isn’t inherently addictive, but it can still be challenging to break this behavior. Fortunately, there is a marijuana addiction treatment and marijuana rehab available for people in your situation. At Serenity House Detox Houston, we’re here to help you find the right treatment program. Call…