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How Self-Care Can Help You With Your Addiction Recovery

Deciding to engage in addiction recovery is a significant step in taking care of your mind and body. You’ve chosen to become healthy and leave behind the harm caused by substance abuse. However, ending your substance abuse habits is difficult and places a lot of pressure on your entire physical being. Engaging in self-care while you’re in…

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Dual Diagnosis Treatment Near Kent, WA

Dual diagnosis treatment provides treatment for addiction and mental health disorders at the same time. Until the last few decades, treatment facilities addressed substance use disorder and mental health disorders separately. It’s now clear that effective treatment addresses both issues at the same time. To learn about the benefits of dual diagnosis treatment, contact Bayview Recovery…

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Childhood Trauma and Addiction

Traumatic events from your childhood can leave deep scars you carry into adult life. At Bayview Recovery in Tacoma, WA, we help clients understand the connection between childhood trauma and addiction to alcohol or drugs. Unfortunately, many adolescents who experience neglect or abuse in their childhood will have a substance use disorder before reaching adulthood.…