Pandemic Panic Emerging

Pandemic Panic Emerging-PPE

The Worst Is Yet to Come! The ripple effect of the COVID-19 global pandemic on addiction and mental health will be enormous. If things are not already bad enough there are more psychological hurdles coming our way: Many governments are withdrawing their financial support programmes for businesses and individuals over the next few months which[…]

Online Counselling Ethical Issues

Online Counselling Ethical Issues

Online Counselling & Digital Overload In general people who have been utilizing online counselling are somewhat ‘zombified’ and are desperately indeed of human contact! It is questionable how effective the sudden influx of online services has been but we can safely say it has assisted some people adequately. Addicts on the other hand may well[…]

Spiritual Maturity

Spiritual Maturity

Spiritual Maturity  Twin Rivers Clinical Team appreciates that many addicts are highly frustrated at not being able to address their own lives in a positive and meaningful way. Their brains have become hot-wired to the world of fantasy and ‘quick fixes’ that regularly convinces them that what they are doing is alright and that they[…]

COVID-19 Awakenings Twin Rivers Rehabilitation

COVID-19 Awakenings

2020 is undoubtedly the most challenging year for many people. Since the pandemic has begun and still does not want to back out of our lives, we get to experience the great changes in the global economy and social behaviour. COVID-19 has rapidly affected our daily functioning and has brought suffering to most people, not[…]

Addiction and Suicidal Feelings

Addiction & Suicidal Feelings

Addiction-Mental Health and Suicidal Feelings Having suicidal thoughts and struggling with an addiction at the same time requires help from specialists who know how to address both issues at the same time (Dual Diagnosis). A treatment plan is always personalised to the client’s needs at Twin Rivers which is developed based on the feedback from[…]

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Treatment PTSD treatment at Twin Rivers focuses on recognising and learning to manage the emotional and physical symptoms created by past trauma and help the client to empower themselves and not become a victim. There is a wide range of treatment available, which includes Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, taking medication, psychotherapy, mindfulness and[…]

25 Years in Recovery

25 Years in Recovery

My name is David and I am an addict! LinkedIn response to Milestone >> 25 years ago, I was driven by a volunteer worker to rehab. The driver got me some cigarettes I remember. I had no clothes other than the ones I stood up in, no money, lost any contact with family, no partner,[…]