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Spirituality In Recovery

Spirituality In Recovery

We live in a time when it is increasingly common for individuals to distance themselves from religion. At the same time, we are seeing an influx in people turning to spirituality to improve their daily lives. At the Crosby Clinic, we recognize the importance of incorporating spirituality into addiction treatment programs. Unfortunately, a lot of people are reluctant to do so simply become they often confuse religion and spirituality. It is crucial to understand the difference between these two [...]

Nutritional Health In Recovery

Nutritional Health In Recovery

Individuals struggling with addiction often suffer from malnutrition and various other health ailments brought on by substance abuse. For this reason, nutritional education is a crucial part of recovery. The Crosby Clinic has certified chefs at our Escondido residential rehabilitation that help individuals learn proper nutrition and healthier eating habits. Although the majority of people understand the dire impact poor nutrition and lack of exercise has on our bodies, those struggling with addiction take poor diet and lifestyle choices to [...]

New Addiction Drug Rehab Shows Alcoholism Rewires the Brain And Prevents Recovery

New Addiction Drug Rehab Shows Alcoholism Rewires the Brain And Prevents Recovery

At the Crosby Clinic, we help patients suffering from co-occurring illnesses get the substance abuse help they need in our dual diagnosis treatment programs. Patients are able to effectively address both conditions simultaneously to ensure they are able to move forward without the increased risk of a relapse. In recent years, researchers have worked diligently to uncover the strong link between substance abuse and mental disorders. According to research, there is a strong link between a person suffering from alcoholism [...]

Is It A Good Idea To Be In A Relationship With An Addict?

Is It A Good Idea To Be In A Relationship With An Addict?

Seeing a person beyond their addiction can be extremely challenging. You may find yourself in a situation where you ask if it is a good idea to be in a relationship with a person who is struggling with addiction. At the Crosby Clinic, we recognize that addiction is something that a person struggles with, but it does not necessarily define who they are. There are a few things you need to consider before committing to be in a relationship [...]

The Impact Of Parental Substance Abuse On Children

The Impact Of Parental Substance Abuse On Children

Quite often, individuals who struggle with substance abuse do not realize that their addictions are harming more individuals than just themselves. By choosing to put their addictions ahead of everything else, they are putting their children and other family members on the back burner. The lack of care for individuals who are dependent upon these adults can have a serious impact on a developing child’s life. At the Crosby Clinic, we recognize the multi-generational impact substance abuse has on [...]

Is It A Good Idea To Be In A Relationship With An Addict?

Rebuilding Trust After Addiction

Individuals who are addicted to drugs or alcohol often engage in activities and behaviors that have a negative impact on their work, relationships, friends, and families. Addiction can cause users to lie, steal, and disappoint those closest to them. Once individuals come to the Crosby Clinic to get substance abuse help, it is crucial for them to take the steps necessary toward rebuilding severed relationships. Depending on how long a person suffered from addiction before getting substance abuse help, there [...]

Overcome Drug Addiction

Supporting A Loved One In Drug Rehab

Every day, we deal with the sad and true reality that millions of individuals across the United States struggle with addiction. Unfortunately, the devastating impact addiction has on an addict’s friends, family members, and others around them are often overlooked. Families are often overcome with regret, guilt, and anger so much that it holds them back from being loving and supportive of their loved one through their struggle. We have individuals come in every day to the Crosby Clinic [...]

How To Help My Son Get Substance Abuse Help

Help For Families Dealing With Addiction

Learning that your loved one is struggling with addiction can be devastating. It can stir up worries and cause you to feel pain, guilt, and various other emotions that surround these difficult circumstances. Knowing that there are reliable treatment programs to help your loved one can be reassuring. The Crosby Clinic offers several treatment programs at our Escondido rehabilitation facilities. Addiction can have a major impact on your family life. It is crucial for other family members to familiarize [...]

Going To College And Drug Rehab

Going To College And Drug Rehab

Individuals often go to college in an effort to start a new career, or even to start over a new life. Unfortunately, college is often a backdrop for drug and alcohol abuse. For this reason, taking classes while in drug rehab can be extremely risky. Fortunately, individuals are able to successfully go to college while going to drug treatment programs. In order to be successful in both, it is imperative to be aware of the situation before you are [...]

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder And Addiction

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder And Addiction

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) can be debilitating on its own. Adding addiction into the mix and it can be downright overwhelming to get through a single day. Unfortunately, there is an increasing rate of drug addiction closely tied to obsessive-compulsive disorder. The Crosby Clinic understands the challenges individuals with these co-occurring disorders face. For this reason, our Escondido rehabilitation facilities offer drug treatment combined with mental health treatment to help combat these co-occurring conditions simultaneously. Facts About Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Obsessive [...]