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Addiction Guide for Colleagues and Employers

Substance abuse in the workplace: The average person spends the majority of their week at work, so when there’s an issue with a coworker, it can cause stress and create...

Helping an Addicted Friend

Almost everyone knows someone who has dealt with addiction, and yet few people know how to handle it. The truth is: every situation is complicated and, ultimately, no one can...

Addiction and Recovery: Guide for Families

Having a family member who is struggling with drug abuse can leave you feeling stressed, overwhelmed, and unsure of what to do next. We’re here to help. In this guide,...

Resources for Families and Loved Ones

If you love someone who has struggled with an addiction, you know just how far-reaching the effects can be. The devastation that comes with a drug or alcohol addiction extends...

When Your Loved One Leaves Desert Hope

Our treatment center offers a safe, structured, supportive environment for those in recovery from substance use disorders. When your loved one comes home after completing their treatment program, they’ll need...

What to Know About Your Loved One’s Treatment

When you’re invested in your loved one’s recovery from addiction, you may be curious about how they’ll be spending their time while at Desert Hope and how you can remain...

Family Sues NV Jail over Death of Inmate during Heroin Detox

A Nevada family devastated by their daughter’s July 2017 death while incarcerated has filed a wrongful death suit to address the missteps taken by correctional officers before their daughter passed....

How Family Therapy Works

Group psychotherapy consists of one or more therapists treating one or more clients together by using principles derived from psychological paradigms. The makeup of the groups that can occur in...

How the Systemic Family Model Works in an Intervention

Many individuals who engage in substance abuse and develop formal substance use disorders operate under the impression that their behavior affects only them; however, someone who has a substance use...

What Happens during a Family Therapy Session on Substance Abuse?

Psychotherapy is a form of intervention where a trained and licensed therapist uses techniques and principles based on psychological principles to help individuals change their behavior, thoughts, and feelings, or...

Torture of Las Vegas Family Blamed on Illegal Drug Fight

A family in Las Vegas lost their lives last year due to an argument over illegal drugs, according to a recent report. The Las Vegas Sun reported that members of...

Drug Recovery Process and Timeline

For anyone contemplating entering rehab for drub abuse or addiction, knowing what the process is like can make it easier to take that first step toward recovery. Most people, however,...

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