March 24, 2023

Substance Abuse Triggers: 5 Smart Strategies for Coping

Recovery comes with its fair share of obstacles. And for all sober individuals, substance abuse triggers are one of the obstacles they’ll face most regularly. Triggers of addiction can be people, places, sights, sounds, smells, and even certain times of the year. What makes them harmful is the emotions and […]
February 24, 2023

The Dark Truth: Where Does Fentanyl Come From?

There is an epidemic of drug overdose deaths in the United States. More than 100,000 Americans died of overdoses just between May of 2020 and April of 2021. An astonishing 64% of those deaths are attributed to synthetic opioids such as fentanyl–a drug that is manufactured in illicit international labs […]
January 30, 2023

How to Help Someone with Mental Illness Accept Treatment

It’s normal not to know where to start when it comes to how to help someone with mental illness get the attention they need. But providing sideline support for loved ones dealing with mental illness can make all the difference in their path to recovery, especially for those struggling with […]
January 10, 2023

What to Bring to Rehab at South Beach Detox

When headed to South Beach Detox, it’s important to be prepared by packing everything you’ll need. As with other drug detox programs, we have specific guidelines about what’s allowed at our facility. Be sure to pack at least a week or so of clothing that can be washed onsite at […]
November 18, 2022

Tips for Staying Sober During the Holidays

Whether you’re currently struggling with substance abuse or on the road to recovery, these tips for staying sober during the holidays can help tremendously as autumn and winter approach. This time of year can be a significant challenge for those abstaining from drugs or alcohol, as a number of stressors […]
October 4, 2022

Tips For An Exciting And Sober Halloween

A sober Halloween doesn’t mean you have to miss out on the fun. In fact, celebrating the holiday without drugs or alcohol can actually enhance your enjoyment, especially with the help of these tips for an entertaining night that will leave you feeling your best. If you’re in need of […]
August 17, 2022

How to Maintain Sobriety During the Summer

For individuals who have struggled or currently struggle with substance use, understanding how to maintain sobriety during the summer months is incredibly beneficial and essential. The arrival of the summer season is often filled with anticipation and excitement, but for many, these months can bring forth several challenges in maintaining […]
June 15, 2022

What It’s Like For Parents With Mental Illness

Parents with mental illnesses are no different from any other parent or any individual who suffers from a certain mental health disorder. As we all know, these conditions can affect anyone, regardless of their age, gender, health status, or family situation. What sets these individuals apart is the fact that […]
May 24, 2022

The Reality of Workplace Trauma

As a dual-diagnosis center that provides treatment and recovery options for detoxification and mental health struggles, we often see individuals who have suffered from workplace trauma. Dissecting and analyzing the very real and all-too-common reality of workplace trauma can be a challenge, especially when we’re expected to be at our […]
April 15, 2022

Symptoms of Depression and Anxiety You Might Not Be Aware Of

The more you know about the symptoms of depression and anxiety, the better equipped you’ll be to identify them if and when they occur. But, not all of the symptoms are obvious ones, and you might be surprised by some of the less traditional signs that something is going on. […]
March 25, 2020

South Beach Detox COVID-19 Update

Managing Through The Coronavirus Impact South Beach Detox is taking every precaution to ensure the health and safety of our patients and staff, and we will not let the Covid-19 virus deter us from our mission. We are an acute 34-bed medical detox and residential facility. Our staff is highly trained and […]
May 30, 2019

Opiate Detox: How To Help A Loved One

Watching someone you love struggle with opiate addiction can be a frustrating experience. You want to help as much as you can, but overall you may find yourself feeling powerless throughout their journey. And while you may feel like the war is over once your loved one decides to accept […]