5 Tips to Overcome Fear During Addiction Recovery

Fear is one of the most common emotions found in those undergoing a drug rehab program. This is an emotion that can cause a great deal of difficulty if not dealt with properly. The good news is that fear can be dealt with, and often eliminated, with some practical tactics. Related: Addiction Recovery: Do New Apps and Programs Help? Fear of failure/success It is important to remember that a great percentage of recovering individuals do have relapses, but these need to be seen as a simple back step. Success will come with persistence. Fear of success can be dealt with best by seeing the future as an adventure to … Continue reading

About Mike Wilson

Mike Wilson is the Owner of New Horizon Recovery, a leading alcohol and drug rehab center in Southern California. New Horizon Recovery is a peaceful sanctuary for healing and provides both inpatient and outpatient drug and alcohol treatment. Mike makes it his priority to make his patients as safe as comfortable as possible, establishing relationships with everyone to create a tightknit community for successful rehabilitation.

Emerging Out of Depression and Substance Abuse: The Key Steps

Depression drains your energy, drive and hope, making you have mood swings and be desperate. However, while it’s not easy or quick to overcome the condition, it is not impossible. You can’t simply wish depression to end. Although, you have some control, regardless of how severe your condition is. The most important step isn’t to start big, but rather to start small and gradually increase. Multiple positive encouragements throughout the day can go a long way for treating your depression. Related: How to Stay Motivated to Recover From Addiction Recovering from Depression Recovering from depression is a Catch-22 situation: the small things that can help you recover are the … Continue reading

About Mike Wilson

Mike Wilson is the Owner of New Horizon Recovery, a leading alcohol and drug rehab center in Southern California. New Horizon Recovery is a peaceful sanctuary for healing and provides both inpatient and outpatient alcohol drug rehab treatment. Mike makes it his priority to make his patients as safe as comfortable as possible, establishing relationships with everyone to create a tightknit community for successful rehabilitation.

The Music Community Rallies to Fight Drug Addiction Menace

The “Stand Against Addiction” music festival is the brainchild of Alliance Records CEO, Jey Roman. Having always believed that music can be used as a powerful tool to spread positive messages, he started the music festival as a way to spread awareness about all the negative effects that come with heroin and drug abuse. Sadly his actions were taken when Jey Roman lost a close friend to heroin and this loss had a major impact on him, prompting him to take action against drug abuse. In a statement, Jey Roman said, “Last February, a friend passed from a heroin overdose. Since then, we have been contacted by multiple people … Continue reading

About Mike Wilson

Mike Wilson is the Owner of New Horizon Recovery, a leading alcohol and drug rehab center in Southern California. New Horizon Recovery is a peaceful sanctuary for healing and provides both inpatient and outpatient drug and alcohol treatment. Mike makes it his priority to make his patients as safe as comfortable as possible, establishing relationships with everyone to create a tightknit community for successful rehabilitation.

Why National Recovery Month Is Celebrated

September is here, and besides the coming of autumn it is also National Recovery Month! The theme of this year’s National Recovery Month is “Join the Voices for Recovery: Speak Up, Reach Out”. The idea of this theme is to encourage and support people who want to speak out about mental disorders as well as drug addiction and the difficult road to recovery. Reaching out to others for help and support can help save a life and that is just one of the messages that organizers want to spread this year. Do you ask yourself why September is celebrated as National Recovery Month? Well, the answer is easy. This … Continue reading

About Mike Wilson

Mike Wilson is the Owner of New Horizon Recovery, a leading alcohol and drug rehab center in Southern California. New Horizon Recovery is a peaceful sanctuary for healing and provides both inpatient and outpatient alcohol drug rehab treatment. Mike makes it his priority to make his patients as safe as comfortable as possible, establishing relationships with everyone to create a tightknit community for successful rehabilitation.

Drug Addiction: A Form of Mental Illness?

Drug addiction causes a great deal of stress to both the person with the problem and those who love that person. Mental illness creates the same type of distress. When considering private rehab in San Diego, is it necessary to look for a place that treats both? Recent thought has considered that this may be because drug addiction is a type of mental illness. Here are some of the recent reasons for this consideration. Brain changes Mental illness is a result of chemical changes within the brain that make it difficult for a person to behave in a manner that is considered “normal”. The changes in the brain can … Continue reading

About Mike Wilson

Mike Wilson is the Owner of New Horizon Recovery, a leading alcohol and drug rehab center in Southern California. New Horizon Recovery is a peaceful sanctuary for healing and provides both inpatient and outpatient alcohol drug rehab treatment. Mike makes it his priority to make his patients as safe as comfortable as possible, establishing relationships with everyone to create a tightknit community for successful rehabilitation.