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How to Get Someone into Rehab

When someone you care about has become addicted to drugs or alcohol, it can be very difficult to watch them deal with the side effects. You may want to get them into rehab, but it’s important to understand that getting someone into rehab should not be done by force or through aggressive tactics. Addiction treatment…

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How to Successfully Stage an Intervention for Drug Addiction

Nobody wants to confront a loved one about drug addiction. This kind of conversation can be difficult to navigate, as addiction is an emotionally-fraught topic. However, suppose someone is destroying their own life or the lives of others. In that case, it is crucial they are given the opportunity to change and take responsibility. Intervention…

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Importance of Intervention for Drug Abuse

As health and wellness professionals learn more about addiction, communities are able to put a stop to it earlier on, saving lives. This is accomplished through early intervention. Identifying personal triggers and underlying causes of addiction can help stop destructive drug or alcohol use. Solution Based Treatment and Detox in Murrieta, California, offers residents of…

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Dangers of Self-Medicating with Alcohol

If self-medication feels like the only way to seek relief, our addiction treatment center at Solution Based Treatment and Detox can help you regain what you’ve lost and move on with your life. It might seem like an easy option, but actually addressing the reason you’re drinking can offer long-term relief. People often self-medicate with…

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5 Reasons to Get an Intervention Specialist

Approaching someone with an addiction is hard. You mean well, but the person struggling with an addiction may not see it that way. Plus, what do you say? Unless you’re a trained professional intervention counselor yourself, it’s best to get the assistance of a specialist to help you facilitate intervention for someone you love. At…