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How Talk Therapy Impacts Recovery

Human beings have misused drugs for thousands of years. Past civilizations have had cures and interventions for alcoholism and drug abuse, although some weren’t effective. In the 1990s, addiction therapy shifted towards evidence-based treatments. People who are suffering from drug or substance addictions need more than just detoxification and medical interventions. Therapy, specifically talk therapy,…

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Men’s Addiction Treatment Center

Men and women face different challenges in life and the same holds true in substance abuse treatment. That’s why Serenity House Detox Houston offers gender-specific recovery programs, such as our men’s addiction treatment center. Learn more about our men’s detox treatment and the different programs it offers to men seeking recovery in the Houston area. Our Detox Program…

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EMDR Therapy Program

EMDR or Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing is a therapeutic intervention initially used for people with PTSD and other trauma. In the 1980s, psychotherapist Francine Shapiro noticed that her patients experienced some relief from stress when using eye movements. Dr. Shapiro also used tapping her fingers or other movements that grabbed the patient’s attention. In…

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Motivational Enhancement Therapy

Serenity House Detox Houston Offers motivational enhancement therapy to help you commit to getting better. If you have hesitations about getting better, motivational enhancement therapy (MET) can empower you to take the first step. We use this type of treatment to demonstrate why recovery is the best decision you will ever make. Our addiction therapy services…

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Art Therapy Program Houston

The art therapy Houston rehab facilities use typically involves different levels of therapist assistance. Did you know that even at the detox level there are benefits to this modality? The art therapy program Houston enrollees at Serenity House Detox experience is a little different. Here’s why it works. Types of Art Therapy Houston Detox Clients…

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Medication Therapy Management Program

Misusing prescription drugs is fueling America’s opioid crisis. Therefore, Serenity House Detox Houston therapists began offering a medication therapy management program. In the process, addiction specialists learned that it’s not just the painkillers that snare people. Here’s how medication therapy management Houston can count on could make a difference in your life today. Common Medication…

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How Addiction Therapy Works

The first experience many people have with counseling occurs during drug addiction treatment. Some even avoid treatment because they’re afraid of taking a head-on approach to their problems. Although many programs help people face their problems, addiction therapy doesn’t always address them directly. Learning more about addiction counseling and what happens during the sessions could ease…

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Meditation Therapy Program

Serenity House Detox Houston provides a variety of evidence-based therapies for complete patient wellness during drug and alcohol detox. A meditation therapy program is one of these detox services. Meditation as part of a comprehensive individualized treatment plan benefits client recovery and carrys over into life outside rehab. Why Serenity House Detox Uses a Meditation…