Holistic Rehab Treatment
Cognitive behavioral therapies remain the cornerstone of many substance addiction treatment and rehabilitation programs. With the help of more effective and less toxic medications for addiction management, they comprise the standard of care for the individual recovering from addiction. However, for many people, this is often not enough and as such will require a more holistic approach to the management of their addiction problems.
Experts define holism as the sum total of every aspect of health in any given individual. This means that not only are you going to strive for physical health and mental wellness, you also have to strive for emotional balance, social harmony, and spiritual enlightenment. Holistic health therefore is centered on the achievement of a balance between mind, body, and spirit.
To illustrate the connection between these three, consider yourself as having been diagnosed with a cardiovascular disease which you must be able to manage well lest you suffer potentially fatal consequences. The physiologic effects of the disease will bring about decreased oxygenation of the tissues. Poor oxygenation to the brain can severely impair cognitive performance leading to poor problem-solving skills as well as diminished decision-making skills. Over time, this affects the way you interact with your co-workers or even superiors leading to problems at work. Social relationships may also suffer. For some individuals who have been beset by successive failures, they may begin
When applied in substance addiction, holistic rehab treatment centers are designed in such a way to help addicts and substance dependents to understand their addictions including how to cope with addiction triggers and find more constructive alternatives to substance abuse. More importantly, a holistic rehab treatment program is designed specifically to help the individual develop his very own long-term recovery plan that takes into consideration his physical health, his mental wellbeing, his emotional stability, his social health, and his spiritual wellness.
Holistic Rehab Treatments
The following are some of the more common holistic treatment approaches used in substance addiction treatment and rehabilitation.
Tai-chi – Experts describe tai-chi as doing yoga in fluid movements. It combines graceful exercises and the controlled regulation of breathing as in yoga. It is known to be particularly effective in the reduction of stress and anxiety.
At Sprout Health Group, we provide holistic rehab treatment services depending on the needs of our clients. Our team of licensed clinicians work closely with each client to determine the best therapy for his condition. At Sprout Health Group, we understand the need to have a well-balanced and more holistic approach to the management of our clients’ substance addiction problems.