Substance Use Disorder

Talking to Your Loved One About Their Substance Use Disorder

Addressing the Problem According to a Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration survey, almost 20 million adult Americans are struggling with a substance use disorder. And as we pointed out last week, the coronavirus pandemic is only making it worse. Substance use disorder wreaks havoc not only on the lives of those afflicted but…

EMDR Therapy

EMDR Therapy at Ocean Recovery

A Word About Trauma The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders defines trauma as an event involving exposure to actual or threatened death, serious injury, or sexual violation. The exposed individual must directly experience the event or witness it firsthand, learn that it occurred to a close family member or friend, or experience repeated…