family support groups for addiction

Family Support Groups for Addiction

One of the most effective parts of getting treatment for drug or alcohol addiction is having access to an addiction support group for the person in need of treatment and their family. If you’re a family member of someone struggling with addiction, one who is currently in substance use disorder treatment, or they are in…

signs of codependency

Spotting the Signs of Codependency

Codependent relationships exist when someone influential in your life encourages self-destructive behavior. When you are battling an addiction, this is the last kind of person you want in your life. You want to sever ties with this person (or persons) and the behavior they encourage. At Solution Based Treatment, we work with all of our…

sober activities

3 Sober Activities for Memorial Day

As summer approaches, many Americans look forward to Memorial Day weekend as a chance to kick back and unwind by gathering with friends and family at backyard parties, barbecues, and more. Unfortunately, these three-day holiday weekends do not encourage sober living and can be difficult for people who suffer from addiction. The temptations can be…

benzo addiction symptoms

Most Common Benzo Addiction Symptoms

Benzodiazepines – also called “benzos” – include Xanax, Klonopin, and Valium, among many other drugs. These medications work well for the treatment of severe anxiety and seizures. But they are highly addictive, and unfortunately, too many medical doctors and psychiatrists overprescribe benzos. As a result, addiction in the United States is at an all-time high,…

Dealing with meth withdrawl

Dealing With Meth Withdrawal

Meth withdrawal is a natural but uncomfortable process that begins after someone discontinues taking methamphetamine, also known as crystal meth. Withdrawal involves a predictable set of symptoms that gradually wear off as the body adjusts to the drug no longer being present. Before deciding on a Murrieta drug addiction treatment program, make sure they have…