The Keys to a Successful Professional Life After Rehab: Expert Opinion

The Keys to a Successful Professional Life - After Rehab

People often wonder whether there’s life after addiction. This can be especially true when drugs or alcohol may have cost them their job, interrupted their education, or ruined their career prospects. The possibility that life can get better—that you can rebuild your career and find professional success—can seem dim at best. A similar concern can plague those who… Read More

The Definitive Guide to a Safe & Comfortable Detox from Drugs and Alcohol: Expert Opinion

Charlotte Dardanello - Director of Nursing

Medically supervised detox is an important and necessary first step towards recovery from drug or alcohol addiction— yet the process, even in an inpatient residential setting, can also be scary for anyone who has become physically and psychologically dependent on one or more substances. One of the more common fears: that withdrawal will be painful and uncomfortable. Read… Read More

Understanding Integrated Medical Care: Expert Opinion with Dr. Howeedy

Understanding the role of medical integration in substance abuse treatment

“Integrated medical care” is a cutting-edge approach to behavioral healthcare. This collaborative care model for patient care employs an interdisciplinary team of medical and clinical health professionals who together treat the whole patient— not just the presenting mental health problem in isolation, but other medical issues as well, in order to achieve a better long-term recovery outcome for… Read More

How the Latest Innovation in Brain Science Can Help Patients with Opiate, Benzo and Stimulant Addictions: Expert Opinion

Dr. Dogris on how neurostim is changing addiction detox

Neurostimulation, a technique that involves direct electrical, magnetic and/or other vibrational stimulation to the brain, has been effectively treating mental illnesses like depression for decades in Europe, Australia and other parts of the world. In the United States, however, the treatment is not yet considered mainstream, and FHE Health is one of very few (if any) rehab facilities… Read More

Breathing Your Way to Recovery: Expert Opinion

Expert Opinion - Breathwork

“Breathwork therapy” is a cutting-edge intervention that’s helping patients heal from trauma and other unresolved issues. Learn how. Lisa Loew is one of FHE Health’s therapists— but the therapy she specializes in is not your more garden-variety psychotherapy. Loew is a practitioner of “integral breath therapy,” which uses various types of breathing and specific breathing techniques to help… Read More

The Exciting Promise of Neuro Therapy for Mental Health: Expert Opinion

Expert Opinion - Exciting Promise of NeuroTherapy

A cutting-edge treatment known as “neurorehabilitation” is helping people achieve long-term recovery from addiction and other co-occurring disorders. Learn what it is and meet one of its practitioners. In the mental health field, the notion that you can improve your brain health in a non-invasive way and without medication is both relatively new and nothing short of revolutionary…. Read More

5 Barriers to Personal Growth That Rehab Addresses: Expert Opinion

How can Rehab help address problems with personal growth?

It’s only inevitable that a mental health problem will present barriers to personal growth. Knowing what these are can help you face and overcome them. Discover the five most common barriers to personal growth for people in recovery— and, how rehab helps to address them. “Personal growth” is a process of mental, emotional and/or spiritual development and maturation,… Read More

Relationships and Recovery: Avoiding the Quick External Fix

Art Jacob with Sober Skills

Sober Skills: Relationships and Their Impact on Recovery The drive to develop relationships is a natural instinct, so it’s not surprising that many people attempt relationships during their road to recovery. And while relationships themselves aren’t necessarily a bad thing, Art Jacob, the Director of Sober Skills at FHE Health, says that developing new relationships at the beginning… Read More