Crisis Creates Opportunity

A Crisis Creates Great Opportunity

  A Great Opportunity arises from Crisis An opportunity not to be missed – Twin Rivers Rehabilitation Centre is offering a 25% discount on its treatment fees as a response to the COVID-19 pandemic! “I’m not telling you it is going to be easy; I’m telling you it’s going to be worth it.” – Anonymous[…]

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[…]

Twin Rivers Mental Health Check In 2020

Coronavirus Covid-19 Mental Health Check-In 2020

Mental Health Check-In Twin Rivers Rehab TWIN RIVERS LOCKDOWN & ADMISSIONS HELPLINES:  David +27(0)828 633 159  Richard +27(0)722 789 193  Tom +44(0)747 103 6484  Liam +44(0)747 108 1994  Vincent +44(0)758 656 1958 All are available on Whatsapp✅ https://www.twinriversrehab.co.za Addiction in isolation I left Twin Rivers in mid-February after a 16 week stay. During my time[…]

Twin Rivers Rehab-Dual Diagnosis

Twin Rivers Rehab-Dual Diagnosis

Twin Rivers Rehab-Dual Diagnosis Often times when an addict or an alcoholic enters a treatment facility they also struggle with an underlying mental disorder. This is known as dual diagnosis disorder, also known as a co-occurring disorder. A person may be suffering from depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder, borderline personality disorder or bipolar disorder. It is[…]

Twin Rivers & Mental Health

What is Mental Health?

Twin Rivers and Mental Health Mental Health can be somewhat of a minefield as there is so much not known about the mind and what is known is not always applied well, such as misdiagnosis! Yes, there are happier stories whereby mental health sufferers have improved their lives via therapy and/or medication but generally mental[…]

Anxiety-Addiction

Treatment for Addiction and Anxiety

Treatment for Addiction and Anxiety What is Addiction and Anxiety Twin Rivers Rehab works closely with a high number of clients who suffer with an addiction and a mental health disorder such as anxiety. We fully appreciate that one way well exacerbate the other creating a vicious cycle as depicted above. Substance abuse promotes anxiety[…]

Dealing with Psychological Trauma as Part of Addiction Recovery 

Dealing with Psychological Trauma as Part of Addiction Recovery

Psychological Trauma Twin Rivers Rehab understands that If you have experienced psychological trauma, you are likely to have developed emotional barriers that you use to try and protect yourself from painful feelings. The problem is that these barriers are holding you back in life, and they put you at high risk of turning to destructive[…]

Understanding Psychological Trauma

Understanding Psychological Trauma

Understanding Psychological Trauma   At Twin Rivers Rehab the clinical team fully appreciates that working with trauma requires a strong skill set, underpinned by a level of completeness in our own healing. Clients require time and space to explore the past in a non-judgmental environment affording free flowing exploration that is respectful and supportive. ‘Psychological trauma is[…]

The Amazing 12-Steps-Part Two

The Amazing 12-Steps-Part Two

Welcome to part two: Twin Rivers fully appreciates that most clients will balk at being given an AA Big Book which is why we are flexible when it comes to introducing the 12 step programme of recovery. We have literature that is not AA affiliated but assists clients in understanding the basic fundamentals, that addiction[…]

Alcohol Addiction Recovery

Alcohol Addiction Recovery

Twin Rivers Alcohol Rehab The team here at Twin Rivers will be doing everything possible to help you to break free of addiction. We provide you with the right environment, the best resources, and plenty of support, but only you can make this transformation happen. The truth is that we can’t guarantee your success, but[…]