negative emotions during drug and alcohol detox

Common Negative Emotions During Drug and Alcohol Detox

It’s common to experience negative emotions during drug and alcohol detox. A comprehensive residential detox program provides a variety of therapies designed to support detox and help you get through the first days of recovery. At Compass Detox in South Florida, dialectical behavior therapy is one of the treatment methods we use to help you…

community reinforcement approach for addiction treatment

The Community Reinforcement Approach for Addiction Treatment

The community reinforcement approach (CRA) is a treatment methodology for substance use disorders adapted for clients who are reluctant to pursue treatment. It has shown promise for several types of clients, including adolescents. By recruiting family members, CRA applies persuasive techniques to convince the person needing help to get it. At Compass Detox in South…

reinforcing sober behavior with contingency management

Reinforcing Sober Behaviors with Contingency Management

Many different approaches are used to treat those recovering from alcohol use disorders. In contingency management therapy, you receive a reward for refraining from drinking. It’s based on how your brain processes rewards. By reinforcing sober behavior with contingency management (CM), our experienced therapists at Compass Detox in South Florida begin the process of rewiring…

mindfulness and acceptance and commitment therapy

Learning Mindfulness in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy

When you receive treatment for alcohol and drug addiction, a variety of approaches can improve your chances of maintaining recovery and drug-free living. At Compass Detox in South Florida, we offer traditional talk therapies, nutrition, and fitness programs, and combined approaches that mix psychoanalysis with other proven treatment methods, such as acceptance and commitment therapy…

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DBT Therapy for Substance Abuse

When trying to maintain recovery, there will be times when you want to give up the struggle and begin using again. However, addiction therapy programs may help to prevent a relapse. Dialectical behavior therapy, or DBT therapy for substance abuse, involves emotion regulation, mindfulness, interpersonal effectiveness, and distress tolerance. By keeping your emotions in check,…

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What Is a Partial Hospitalization Program?

At Compass Detox, we proudly provide a partial hospitalization program to help people begin their road to recovery. If you struggle with addiction and wonder, “What is a partial hospitalization program?” our team has the experience and knowledge to provide the answer. We can also be reached by calling 855.526.4915 or completing our online form. What…

two women participate in nature therapy during addiction treatment

How Nature Helps with Addiction Recovery

For an effective addiction treatment program, choose one that offers both evidence-based and holistic addiction therapy. Evidence-based treatment relies on proven clinical approaches such as talk therapy. This includes cognitive-behavioral therapy and dialectical behavior therapy. However, to treat the body and soul, you need therapies that help you reconnect with yourself, such as nature therapy,…