Tag Archives: Holistic Addiction Recovery Services

Elevate Staff and Clients Take Experiential Therapy Trip to Mystery Spot in Santa Cruz, CA
At Elevate, even though we have an expansive, spread-out campus for clients in inpatient treatment, we still don’t believe in keeping our residents cooped up on the property. This is why experiential therapy is one of the core components of our holistic approach to treatment. On Halloween morning last month, we took more than 20 clients to the Mystery Spot, located just outside of the nearby city of Santa Cruz, California. Designated as a California historical landmark, the Mystery Spot is a “gravitational anomaly” situated on a rural, redwoods-covered hill. The gravity-defying spot itself spans 150 feet in diameter, and compasses ...

Elevate Explores the Healing Power of Laughter
Laughter Is Good for the Soul Most of us have experienced how a simple smile from a stranger or the sound of a baby giggling can quickly lift your mood, but how does laughter actually effect the human body? Gelotology, referred to by some as the science of laughter, is the study of laughing and its psychological and physiological effects on the body. Studies in this field show that smiling and laughing not only improves physical health, but also has noticeably positive effects on mental well-being. Professors of psychology and physicians across the country have partaken in studies on laughter and found that laughing suppresses pain, helps boost the ...

Elevate Addiction Services: Northern California Rehab Serving All Residents of California
The first step in successful addiction recovery is recognizing the problem and deciding it is time to seek help. The second step is locating a treatment center that is accessible, proven to be effective and 100% committed to the success of its clients. Elevate Addiction Services offers holistic, individualized addiction recovery programs at three locations, welcoming guests from Northern California, Central California, Southern California and the rest of the United States. About Elevate Addiction Services The Elevate philosophy is to guide individuals struggling with addiction through a life-altering transformation rather than mask the condition with medication. Elevate Addiction Services has three locations in ...