Corona Virus-Twin Rivers Rehab 2020-2

Impact of Coronavirus COVID-19

Impact of Coronavirus Outbreak-South Africa 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 Impact of COVID-19 My name is Piwe Kobo, I am a Social Worker at Twin Rivers Rehab. My[…]

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[…]

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[…]

Understanding the Link between Depression and Addiction

Understanding the Link between Depression and Addiction

Understanding the Link between Depression and Addiction It is estimated that at least one-third of people dealing with addiction problems also suffer from depression. These two disorders are closely linked, and this is why an increasing number of drug rehab centres offer depression treatment as part of their daily programme. By dealing with both of[…]