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Is it Time to Seek the Help of an Addictions Professional? (Infographic)

Embed this infographic on your site! <a href=”http://sierratucson.crchealth.com/articles/infographic-is-it-time-to-seek-the-help-of-an-addictions-professional/”><img src=”http://sierratucson.crchealth.com/files/Is-it-Time-to-Seek-Professional-Help-for-Addiction-Final-728×1024.jpg” alt=”Seek Professional Addiction Help” width=”500″ border=”0″ /></a> Why We Made This After 30 years of treating men and women for substance addiction and a variety of related disorders, this is an … Read More

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Injury to the Brain and Trauma

Injury to the Brain and Trauma Treatment By Leslie Davis & Meira Yaer Patients entering Sierra Tucson treatment center to treat their substance abuse, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), or other addictions may end up having to deal with something they had not … Read More

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Chronic Pain Management

The Key to Successful Chronic Pain Management Living with chronic pain is a daily struggle. It has an effect on everything you do, from your comfort in sitting to your ability to exercise. And while it’s possible that your chronic … Read More

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Treatment for Codependency

Codependency: Learning to Be True to Yourself “I’m here to take care of me, not to fix you.” If you are in a residential treatment program at the Sierra Tucson Treatment Center for alcoholism or drug abuse, you may be walking around the … Read More

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Therapeutic Stargazing

Finding Recovery Among the Stars with Therapeutic Stargazing By Leslie Davis The clear night sky surrounding Sierra Tucson can be beneficial to patients in many ways. It creates a sense of stillness and calm, can be relaxing, and puts them … Read More

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Experiential Therapy

Experiential Therapy Putting Feeling into Action! By Kelly Kennedy, LPC One of the most acclaimed benefits of residential treatment at Sierra Tucson, is the extensive range of treatment programs and treatment modalities utilized. In addition to traditional therapies, much attention is … Read More

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Life Coaching Program

The Benefits of Receiving Life Coaching During Treatment By Barbara Rose Gaynor In the of fall 2007, a new extension of services became available at Sierra Tucson. In addition to the host of other therapeutic tracks benefiting patients, Sierra Tucson now … Read More

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Adventure Therapy

Adventure Therapy: Focusing Patients on the ‘Here and Now’ By Leslie Davis Climbing a 30-foot telephone pole and jumping off seems rather unexpected for a therapy session. But for patients at Sierra Tucson who are willing to make the leap … Read More

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Psychodrama

Acting Out Your Issues Through Psychodrama   Walking into a room full of strangers and acting out your childhood may not sound like the most appealing experience, whether or not you consider yourself a shy person. But the ability of … Read More

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Postpartum Depression

Postpartum Depression: A Full Cradle an Empty Heart By Debra L. Kaplan As Rebecca* stepped over the threshold to my office, her 9-week-old son slept soundly in his car seat. “He looks so angelic doesn’t he?” she mumbled. I smiled, sensing … Read More

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