Trauma and the Treatment of Substance Use and Eating Disorders

Recognizing and Processing Trauma In the treatment of substance use and eating disorders, much of our work involves processing trauma. In fact, an estimated two thirds of all individuals suffering from substance use disorder have experienced some type of trauma. Furthermore, a 2012 study by Mitchell et al found that the “vast majority of women…


The Principles of Yoga and Eating Disorder Recovery

Putting Principles Into Practice Despite being around for about 5000 years, yoga is as popular as ever. According to the International Yoga Federation, or IYF, there are approximately 300 million people practicing yoga worldwide. When many of these folks talk about yoga, particularly here in the United States, they’re speaking of asanas or hatha yoga,…

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…

Best Rehabilitation Facilities

Ocean Recovery Named One of the Area’s Best Rehabilitation Facilities

Make an Informed Decision About Your Health Ocean Recovery could not be prouder or more thrilled to announce that we have been named one of the best rehabilitation facilities in the Long Beach area by According to their mission statement, is “devoted to empowering people to take control of their lives by providing…