Methamphetamine Addiction

Methamphetamine Addiction

Methamphetamine Addiction 5 Keys to Overcoming Methamphetamine Addiction in Rehab If you have become dependent on methamphetamine (aka meth, crystal meth, ice, crank, yaa baa), it is going to be having an increasingly negative impact on your life. In order to escape this downward spiral, you are likely going to need some professional help, and[…]

Importance of Self-Compassion at a Drug Rehab Centre

Importance of Self-Compassion at a Drug Rehab Centre

Importance of Self-Compassion at a Drug Rehab Centre If you want to get the most out of a drug rehab centre, you need to have the right mental attitude. Shame and self-loathing is common for those of us who have fallen into addiction, and this type of negativity can prevent us from making progress. This[…]

Exotic Location - Plett Game Reserve

Twin Rivers Exotic Location-Great Choice for Addiction Rehab

Twin Rivers Exotic Location-Great Choice for Addiction Rehab The ability to travel almost anywhere in the world to find appropriate addiction treatment is a fantastic development because it makes it more likely that people will find the help they need. This is now an option open to most of us due to low-cost airfares, easy[…]

Visa Application to South Africa from Saudi Arabia

Visa Application to South Africa from Saudi Arabia

South African Embassy in Riyadh-Saudi Arabia King Khalid Road Um Al-Hammam East Riyadh Kingdom of Saudi Arabia PO BOX 94006 Riyadh11693 Saudi Arabia Phone: +966 11 442 9716/8 Fax: +966 11 442 9708/12 E-mail: Riyadh.info@foreign.gov.za South African Consulate in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia Villa No. 73 Al-Khalidiya District Aba Al-Khail Street PO BOX 12737 Jeddah 21483[…]

Boderline Personality Disorder

Addiction Recovery for People with Borderline Personality Disorder

Addiction Recovery for People with Borderline Personality Disorder Giving up alcohol or drugs can be particularly challenging if you have been diagnosed with a borderline personality disorder. The fact that you can be dealing with so much mental and emotional pain can make it seem as alcohol or drugs are essential to your well-being. The[…]

Prescription Drug Addiction

Prescription Drug Addiction

Prescription Drug Addiction Find Freedom from Prescription Drug Addiction at Rehab in South Africa The abuse of prescription drugs has reached epidemic proportions in many countries including the UK and US (source: The Guardian – Rising Abuse of Prescription Drugs Heralds Epidemic, Claims Survey).  This has triggered intense interest in our prescription drug addiction treatment[…]

The Link between Anxiety and Addiction Disorders

The Link between Anxiety and Addiction Disorders

The Link between Anxiety and Addiction Disorders Chronic anxiety can make life unbearable. The word ‘anxiety’ comes from Latin and it can be translated as meaning ‘unable to breathe’. This unpleasant mental state can be what drives people into addiction in the first place, and the fear of being unable to manage anxiety can prevent[…]

What Came First – Addiction or Depression?

What Came First – Addiction or Depression?

What Came First – Addiction or Depression? The Link between Depression and Addiction It often happens that those of us who develop addiction problems will also have a history of depression symptoms. It may be that even after we quit alcohol or drugs, we still require treatment for this other issue. If this sounds similar to[…]

Dealing with Psychological Trauma as Part of Addiction Recovery 

Dealing with Psychological Trauma as Part of Addiction Recovery

Dealing with Psychological Trauma as Part of Addiction Recovery Many of us turned to alcohol or drugs in an attempt to deal with psychological trauma. Giving up these substances is the first step towards a better life, but we also have to deal with the inner pain that has been the driving force behind our[…]