Call Us Today! 323-750-2850

or email us at : info@newhopereha.com

group of people talking closely in a room

Tag Archives: Addiction Treatment

image

Addiction Isn’t a “Disease”

Addiction, like alcoholism and other forms of addiction, is not a disease nor should it be treated like them. According to Stanton Peele, Ph.D. et al., in The Truth About Addiction and Recovery (1992), the disease-paradigm proves more...

Read More ›
image

Reasons Why Young Adults Face Substance Abuse

Drug abuse can affect anyone. From seniors to children, the effects of addiction can be detrimental to anyone who indulges in it. Drugs are beneficial to our health when used correctly, but abusing it every day can lead to unwanted changes in...

Read More ›
image

Why Do Some Teens Engage in Substance Use?

A study by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) showed that individuals who started using drugs at a young age are more prone to developing substance abuse disorder. The Center of Addiction also says that 90% of...

Read More ›
image

Teen Addiction: A Serious Case We Should Never Neglect

Adolescence is a great foundation to develop the essential skills necessary for adulthood. Hence, education at this stage must be tailored to develop teens’ real-life skills. But, what if a teenager starts to use drugs and...

Read More ›
image

What’s Holding You Back? Reasons Why People Refuse Help

According to statistics from the National Survey on Drug Use and Health, only 2.5 million out of 22.7 million individuals who need substance abuse treatment seek help from specialized facilities. This means a qualified majority of individuals...

Read More ›
image

Break the Stigma: Understanding Substance Abuse

There is a lot of stigma surrounding substance addiction. Many people in society regard those suffering from substance abuse as “bad seeds” in the community. As a drug treatment center in California, we want to foster more understanding...

Read More ›