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,[…]

Alcohol-Depression-Loop

Alcohol Abuse and Depression

  Alcohol Abuse and Depression Explored Twin Rivers Rehab has developed a very positive reputation for successfully working with clients suffering with an addiction and a mental health disorder (Dual Diagnosis) over the years. Unfortunately, Alcoholism and Depression is increasing globally, an epidemic enlarged by the COVID-19 pandemic! The Link Between Alcohol Abuse and Depression[…]

Ttreatment Is Essential For Addiction & Mental Health

Treatment Is Essential For Addiction & Mental Health

Twin Rivers Rehab-Dual Diagnosis Specialists Whether an addict or not, everyone is ‘recovering from ‘something’ in their lives! Twin Rivers has carefully developed a team of therapists and counsellors who are not just qualified or in training but have a genuine appreciation and understanding of what it takes to assist our clients. All clinical staff[…]

Making Addiction & Mental Health a Priority

Making Addiction & Mental Health a Priority

  Fundraising During the Pandemic There is a lot of understandable focus in South Africa at the moment regarding raising funds to assist those who have no money, food and medical supplies Many people who live outside of South Africa are unaware that 56% of South Africans live on or below the poverty line and[…]

Gambling Addiction Increases

Gambling Addiction Increasing!

Twin Rivers Rehab Gambling Recovery Programme Twin Rivers recognizes that gambling addiction is a serious problem globally which is why we developed a programme specifically for gambling addiction. There are many factors that contribute to someone who gambles with no care or concern for the consequences and Twin Rivers can help you to expose what[…]

Twin Rivers Survival

  Twin Rivers Rehab Pandemic Survival Much has been written, documented, and videoed about regarding the global impact the Coronavirus outbreak is going to have on the world which has been quite entertaining, enlightening, motivating at times and incredibly irritating too! People are running out of ideas and so a window of opportunity arises as[…]

Twin Rivers Dragonfly 2020

Choosing an Addiction Rehab – Guidelines Post Lockdown

Twin Rivers Rehab – Authentic Psychological Care David Briskham +27(0)828 633 159-Clinical Director Richard Saunders +27(0)722 789 193-Head of Treatment Finding and choosing the right rehabilitation centre can be quite a challenging process for those who carry with them a history of substance abuse. Twin Rivers successes are attributed to ‘keeping it simple’ and not[…]

Fighting To Keep The Disease Of Addiction

Fighting To Keep The Disease Of Addiction

Addiction, the only illness known to man that people fight to keep! Addiction, whether in the form of drugs or alcohol abuse damages careers, relationships, lives and just about everything else that is of value. It is an overwhelming disease that takes control of lives and leads to devastation. It can take a highflying career[…]

Post Lockdown-Twin Rivers Programme

A Great Opportunity For Reflection & Change Twin Rivers weekly schedule will be changing yet remain centered around individual and group therapy, an essential ingredient for any successful programme. There will be a minimum of two individual sessions a week, Group therapy will be every day during the week and covers the following topics: Open[…]

Addiction a family disease

Addiction A Family Disease

Addiction & The Family Dynamics No family or individual is immune to the harrowing effects of addiction. Just as with any other chronic disease, alcohol and drug addiction afflicts people regardless of educational background, age, ethnicity, income level, religion or sexuality. Any person can become an addict and anyone can be affected by that person’s[…]