How Does Narrative Therapy Work?

If I ask you who you are, and what you are, and what you do, you would tell me a story. The Story of You. Let’s start at the beginning. We all have a story, but how did we get that story? Where did it come from? How did we develop it? And, aren’t we […]

Engaging Clients in Treatment

People come to substance abuse treatment centers for many reasons: to satisfy court orders, save their jobs, or pacify family members—as well as overcome the negative effects of addiction. The ones that come with the intention of resolving a problem—other than their addiction—usually abandon treatment after having resolved their legal issues, meeting the requirement of […]

What is Cognitive Therapy

Cognitive Therapy is founded on 3 scientifically proven propositions The “Access Hypothesis” The belief that with enough dedication, effort, and help we can become aware of the content of our thinking. The “Meditation Hypothesis” The belief that the way we see, think about, and interpret the events around us influences the way we feel and […]