Tag: Addiction

Giving Yourself Time To Recover

Giving Yourself Time

Lives that were cluttered with destruction and chaos, when actively using, are not necessarily quick to sort out. Oceanside Malibu Treatment Center can guide you to make demonstrable changes necessary in order to both embrace and maintain recovery. Before making outside changes, we must first go inward. Memories and feelings may be overwhelming during the …

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Know Someone With An Eating Disorder?

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Eating disorders are a group of serious psychological conditions that can have grave impacts on a person’s physical health. And they’re way more common than you probably think. That’s because, most of the time, when people talk about “eating disorders”, they’re only talking about the ones that involve eating next to nothing or purging. And …

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Can An Addict Change?

Change

Many addicts say,  ‘I am an addict.’ They admit it, but it’s only lip service. They don’t really accept it down in their soul. They don’t accept it wholeheartedly, and so somewhere down the road there will be doubt, a moment when they think ‘I can do just one hit’ or ‘I can have just …

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Childhood Abuse & Eating Disorders

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A large percentage of the people who suffer from eating disorders have also experienced some form of emotional, physical, or sexual abuse. Such trauma may come in the form of neglect, emotional invalidation, accidents or direct physical attacks, such as rape and sexual assault. It may be noted, however, that there isn’t always a direct …

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