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4 Signs of Co-Occurring Disorders in a Loved One

Often, clients struggling with addiction have co-occurring disorders that complicate their substance abuse treatment. At Integrative Life Center in Nashville, TN, we offer dual diagnosis treatment that guides how to cope with the underlying issues. Learn how comprehensive care and treatment can help you stay on the path to recovery. What is Dual Diagnosis Treatment?…

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How to Celebrate National Recovery Month

September is National Recovery Month. It commemorates the millions of Americans undergoing recovery for drug and alcohol use. Celebrate the professionals that make recovery possible. Enroll in an effective addiction recovery program at the Integrative Life Center in Nashville. If you have transitioned into a long-term substance abuse recovery, organize an event in your area.…

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5 Effective Strategies to Stop Addictive Behaviors

At best, addictive behaviors may be annoying to you or others. Nail-biting, for example. But when they’re at their worst, they can destroy health, happiness, finances, and friendships. Substance abuse, eating addiction, gambling can fall into this category. You have the power to stop addictive behaviors, no matter how big or small. These tips will…

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What Is Psychotherapy for Addiction Treatment?

What is psychotherapy? You may be unfamiliar with the term. But chances are you’ve seen it before. You’ve undoubtedly watched images of a person in a chair on a couch talking through their challenges, feelings, and memories in a movie or show. Psychotherapy is just a fancy word for “talk therapy.” “Psycho” sometimes has a negative…