The Rehab Crisis 2020

The Rehab Crisis 2020

The Global Rehab Crisis COVID-19’s pandemic has completely turned our lives upside down, causing unprecedented changes in people’s emotional behaviours. Lockdown and stay-at-home restrictions that were supposed to keep people safe and avoid further spreading of the virus has not worked and further lockdowns are imminent! Alcohol and drug consumption continue to increase globally causing[…]

Smart Phone Addiction

Smart Phone Addiction

Addiction to Electrical Devices Created as a medium to help us stay connected to others, now has taken control of many people’s lives, making society phone zombies. Smartphones and other electronic devices revolutionised our lives. But at what cost? Twin Rivers is receiving an increasing number of inquiries regarding smart-phone and internet addiction which is[…]

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[…]