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Holistic Treatment and Recovery

Holistic Treatment and Recovery from Addiction

Holistic Treatment Addresses All Aspects of the Recovering Person Many people think that addiction only affects the physical body. This is understandable, but it is entirely untrue. Addiction also has a profound effect on your mental, emotional, and spiritual health. Although it may not seem like it,...

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Building Assertiveness in Early Sobriety

Building Assertiveness in Early Sobriety

People in early recovery often need help developing assertiveness skills. Problems related to caustic relationships, codependency and fear of conflict and criticism must be addressed. Depression, self-loathing and toxic shame add to the complexities of becoming assertive. Dr. Randy J. Peterson’s book, The Assertiveness Workbook...

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SMART Recovery as a Treatment Model

Developing Inner Strength with Pema Chodron:

Meditation Skills for the Advanced Meditation Practitioner Buddhist Monk, Pema Chodron is a leading expert on using one’s inner strength to help defuse suffering. In this exciting lecture (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sLw5QFaFUgI), Pema leads the listener through the advanced meditation practice of Tonglen. Tonglen is an ancient Buddhist practice...

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Holistic Recovery

The holistic approach to recovery addresses the needs of the whole person. In order to successfully treat the whole person, AToN Center focuses on a person’s physical, emotional, mental, spiritual and social needs. The way we address physical needs is through possible detoxification, medication, nutrition, sleep/rest...

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Eye Movement Therapy for Addiction

Eye Movement Therapy for Addiction

While you’re probably aware of the benefits of acupuncture, massage, and fitness during addiction recovery, one of the lesser-known holistic addiction therapies offered by AToN Center is eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR). Founded by Dr. Francine Shapiro, EMDR therapy uses eye movements to help...

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Discharge Planning at AToN Center

We begin considering discharge planning for our residents from the beginning of their treatment here at AToN Center. We do this to set our residents up for the most successful transition back out into the world as possible. Our residents get quite a bit of Exposure...

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