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The Sober World has many resources for those struggling with addiction/mental health. We have Detox Centers, treatment centers, sober living, extended care, wilderness programs, therapists, family programs, and much more.

Codependence In Men

Codependence In Men

Heard at a meeting: “My father was the highest power in my family” Men think and act differently from women when confronted with addiction. They are driven to take action immediately rather...
Holistic Addiction

Evidenced Based Scientifically Proven Advancements In Holistic Addiction And Mental Health Treatment

Addiction treatment is very personal to me. Nearly thirty-years ago it was me who was having trouble getting free of drugs. My behavior when I was using nearly ruined my life...
What Happens In Treatment

What Happens In Treatment

The first step to getting help for any addiction is to agree to get it. In my forty + (yes I am getting old) years of practice, I have discovered that...

Is It Everyone Else Or Is It Me? Personality Disorders And How They Affect...

Please go away, go somewhere else. Please fly back home where you will be at least 1000 miles away. Please never come back. These are some of the common sentiments that people...
Different Strokes for Different Folks

Different Strokes for Different Folks

I believe that each and every client with an addiction to drugs or alcohol, benefits from case specific, individualized treatment. Although as clinicians we have many treatment modalities and interventions available to...
Treatment Center

Choosing a Treatment Center

Searching Google for an addiction treatment center results in 1, 620,000 + listings. Most have fabulous websites, enticing advertisements and generally speaking strong marketing techniques. The real question is how one...
Mindful Acceptance

Mindful Acceptance as a Spiritual Skillset

Think of mindful acceptance as a skill set for the practice of prayer and meditation that Bill Wilson lamented not knowing well enough in his 1958 article “The Language of the...
Intervention

When It’s Time To Intervene: Tips on Selecting an Intervention Specialist

A family intervention, when well executed, can be an extremely powerful and potentially life-saving tool. The act of coming together as a family (with friends, other supports) to discuss a person’s...
The continuum of care

The Continuum Of Care

The Continuum Of Care: Years ago addicts and alcoholics were seen as morally deficient criminals and a nuisance to society. We have come a long way over the last couple decades...
Involuntary Commitment

Involuntary Commitment Under Florida Law

In Florida, the law allows for two different types of involuntary commitment. Involuntary commitment of a loved one who is suffering from ‘mental illness’ or ‘substance abuse’ is always a difficult...

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