Category Archives: California Addiction Treatment Resources

Three Ways to Continue Adventure Therapy During Aftercare

Three Ways to Continue Adventure Therapy During Aftercare
Aftercare programs for substance abuse are everywhere, and aftercare treatment options are numerous. Getting continued support after rehab, however, might require a little motivation. For many, these programs might not seem necessary. For others, substance abuse aftercare may have simply slipped their mind. If you’ve been to an inpatient rehab center, you might’ve engaged adventure therapy—or ...
How Binge Drinking and Alcoholism Affect California Communities

How Binge Drinking and Alcoholism Affect California Communities
Binge Drinking in California Rebekah, a college student in California, eagerly anticipated celebrating her 21st birthday with her friends at a local bar. Unfortunately, Rebekah’s first experience with binge drinking would be her last. Her friends egged her on to quickly down 21 shots for her 21st, which made Rebekah pass out, choke on her own ...
Elevate Participates in International Coastal Cleanup Day 2017 to Help Save California's Beaches

Elevate Participates in International Coastal Cleanup Day 2017 to Help Save California’s Beaches
Elevate Addiction Services truly believe that volunteer work during addiction recovery offers therapeutic benefits, and helps to give purpose and positivity in a time when individuals yearn for these feelings. One of the many ways Elevate and our guests help the community near our Northern California treatment center is by participating in the “Adopt-A-Beach®” program in ...
How to Create Healthy Habits to Beat Addiction

How to Create Healthy Habits to Beat Addiction
Taking back your life from destructive habits, like addiction, can be challenging. However, with commitment and the right knowledge and support, you can replace those old habits with new, healthy habits. As you begin your journey towards a healthier way of life, be sure to consult professional advice before attempting to detox. Some substances are too ...
What an Effective Addiction Treatment Program Should Offer

What an Effective Addiction Treatment Program Should Offer
You’ve made the decision to overcome your addiction, and you deserve a program that focuses on your whole being. One that believes that everyone deserves to lead a happy, healthy life, despite what’s happened in the past. Not one that simply manages your addiction or substitutes one drug for another. An effective drug or alcohol addiction ...
Heroin Abuse: Number One Problem in South Lake Tahoe

Heroin Abuse: Number One Problem in South Lake Tahoe
South Lake Tahoe, a town of about 20,000 nestled on the southern shore of Lake Tahoe, is widely known as a vacation destination. Like any town that caters to vacationers from out of town, South Lake Tahoe has had to deal with its fair share of guests using recreational drugs or engaging in binge drinking. ...