Mental Health Disorders

Mental Health Disorders

Mental Health Disorders Mental health is a vast arena that far extends outside of the mental health bible, the DSMIV. Stereotypically, mental health is linked directly to psychiatric units and generally the lay person has visions of something out of ‘One Flew Over The Cuckoos Nest” as a typical mental health scenario. Mental health disorders[…]

Trauma and Drug Addiction

Trauma & Drug Addiction

Understanding Trauma Psychologiacal trauma is a form of damage to the mind as a result of a brief or long-term distressing event. What is psychologically traumatic to one person may not necessarily be so traumatic to another. An example of this could be the loss of a pet. Whilst one family member disintegrates and dives[…]

Depression Rehabilitation

Depression Rehabilitation

  Twin Rivers helps depression sufferers Twin Rivers Rehab is regularly dealing with clients suffering with depression or addiction and depression. Twin Rivers appreciates how debilitating depression can be whether the diagnosis is ‘Persistent Depressive Disorder’ or a more sever depression such as Bi-polar. With thorough medical and psychological input, clients can improve the quality[…]

Addiction Mysteries

Addiction Mysteries!

Addiction Mysteries Addiction Related Warning Signs WARNING: Consumption of drugs and alcohol may make you think you are whispering when you are not! WARNING: Consumption of drugs and alcohol is a major factor in dancing like an asshole! WARNING: Consumption of drugs and alcohol may cause you to tell the same boring story over and[…]

Twin Rivers Registered Nurse

Twin Rivers Registered Nurse

Twin Rivers Registered Nurse This is an integral and extremely important role which is highly specialised. It can be challenging trying to find the right nurse to work in an addictions treatment centre. Typically, a nurse is trained to work in a medical environment and the daily schedule of work is centered around working as[…]

Art Therapy-Treatment Technique

Art Therapy-Treatment Technique

Art Therapy-Treatment Technique Here at Twin Rivers Addiction Rehab we include a weekly art therapy slot as part of our treatment programme. The reason for this is that art therapy as a treatment is a powerful tool in creating psychological, physical and spiritual wellness. The link between creativity and mental health has been well documented.[…]

Twin Rivers Rehabs Realistic-approach Modern Day Approach to Addiction

Twin Rivers Rehab’s Realistic Approach to Modern Day Addiction

Twin Rivers Rehab’s Realistic Approach to Modern Day Addiction Twin Rivers Rehab is extremely proud of what we have managed to achieve over the last 7 years regarding programme development. The nature of addiction, addiction research and drug trends are forever evolving and the reality of client individuality compounds the importance of having to move[…]

Serial Relapsing Treatment Twin Rivers

Serial Relapsing Treatment Twin Rivers

Serial Relapsing Treatment Twin Rivers If you have a history of multiple failed attempts to get sober, you may be worried that giving up alcohol or drugs is something you will never be able to achieve. This pessimistic outlook may seem justified, but there really is no such thing as a ‘hopeless case’. There are[…]