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December 04

Making “Me Time” During Your Recovery Time

Pennsylvania addiction rehab center, Life of Purpose, shares ways that you can take care of yourself when you are in recovery from drug or alcohol addiction. Self-care in recovery involves taking care of your mind, body and soul. It is a self-nurturing that can help you deal with life on life’s terms and keep you from making the wrong choices when you feel strong emotions or become overwhelm...
Making “Me Time” During Your Recovery Time
November 30

For Young Adults This Unique Recovery Program Uses Academic Achievement to Stay Clean

When the Founder of Life of Purpose - Andrew Burki failed treatment at a typical addiction treatment model facility he decided to invent his own program. “A doctor or a lawyer in recovery has a lot more to lose than someone with no formal education,” according to Andrew Burki, MSW, founder of Life of Purpose Treatment in Boca Raton, Florida. This unique program uses academic achievement for ...
For Young Adults This Unique Recovery Program Uses Academic Achievement to Stay Clean
November 26

How to Help a Friend Struggling with a Mental Health Disorder

Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania Life of Purpose Treatment drug and alcohol rehab facility discusses what to do when you think that a friend has a drinking problem. Philadelphia, PA / November 21, 2018 / -- Pennsylvania addiction rehab center, Life of Purpose, talks about the steps you should take when you have a friend suffering from a drinking problem or addiction to alcohol. When you are fairly c...
How to Help a Friend Struggling with a Mental Health Disorder
November 12

How Does Holistic Addiction Treatment Work?

The holistic, or integrative, approach to any medical or health condition, including treatment for drug or alcohol addiction, can be extremely beneficial to the patient. It can decrease stress, boost immunity and increase psychological resilience which can help the body heal faster, cope better, and maintain health. The holistic approach to recovery encourages the person to practice healing s...
How Does Holistic Addiction Treatment Work?
October 31

Yardley PA The Risks of Alcohol Withdrawal

Life of Purpose talks about the dangerous and even life-threatening risks of alcohol withdrawal and why medically-supervised detox is essential. Making the decision to stop using alcohol is the first step to long-term recovery. However, the process that you will go through to detox your body of alcohol can be life-threatening, and what you don’t know could hurt you. Here are a few facts about...
Yardley PA The Risks of Alcohol Withdrawal
October 16

Understanding Drug Addiction

Addiction is a chronic, typically relapsing, brain disease that affects the reward structure of the brain, causing compulsive drug use and seeking behaviors, despite suffering the negative consequences associated with addiction. Drug addiction is considered a brain disease because, over time and abuse, it changes the function and structure of the brain. While it is a fact that when a person u...
Understanding Drug Addiction
October 16

How Exercise Can Help Prevent Relapse In Addiction Recovery

Everyone knows that there can be enormous health benefits that come from a regular physical activity. Exercise helps people stay physically fit, improves cardiovascular health, and aids with weight loss and maintenance. But did you know that it can also be especially beneficial to people in addiction recovery? Especially those who have just completed drug or alcohol addiction treatment. How E...
How Exercise Can Help Prevent Relapse In Addiction Recovery
October 09

The Importance of Addiction Aftercare Following Treatment

Pennsylvania addiction rehab center, Life of Purpose, talks about why it’s important to continue with aftercare following inpatient addiction treatment. Professionals at the addiction rehabilitation center believe that aftercare is a critical piece to their patients’ continuing sobriety and recovery from addiction. The primary reason for aftercare following addiction treatment is the preventi...
The Importance of Addiction Aftercare Following Treatment
October 09

Pennsylvania Drug and Alcohol Treatment Facility – Why Can’t Someone Get Sober on Their Own

Pennsylvania addiction rehab center, Life of Purpose, understands that making the decision to go to treatment for a substance abuse disorder is a huge choice to make. You probably worry about being away from family and home, how you will pay for treatment, or even about what people will think about you going to rehab. Those thoughts and fears will likely lead you to wonder if you should just ...
Pennsylvania Drug and Alcohol Treatment Facility – Why Can’t Someone Get Sober on Their Own