June 19, 2024

Learn About the Spanish-Speaking Rehab Program at South Beach Detox

South Beach Detox is proud to shine a spotlight on our Spanish-speaking rehab program, which is designed to help increase access to high-quality substance abuse treatment for individuals in the Hispanic community.  Addiction doesn’t discriminate by race, ethnicity, or spoken language. But despite the massive Hispanic population in the U.S., […]
May 29, 2024

How to Get Through the Holidays While Grieving

Holidays can be tough when you’re in recovery – and even tougher when you’re trying to figure out how to get through the holidays while grieving.  Grief has no timeline. It doesn’t work around our holiday schedules or magically disappear because we’re expected to be joyous. On the contrary, individuals […]
April 3, 2024

Common Treatment Questions: Can You Have Your Phone in Rehab?

“Can you have your cell phone in rehab?” It’s perhaps the most frequently asked question by individuals thinking of entering treatment for drug and alcohol addiction. And that’s quite understandable – entering a rehab facility can be a daunting enough prospect, and even more so when you’re faced with the […]
March 14, 2024

How to Help a Loved One With Borderline Personality Disorder

It can be challenging to help a loved one with borderline personality disorder (BPD). People who suffer from BPD often experience acutely-felt emotions, extreme self-doubt, impulsive/self-destructive behavior and a lack of trust in others, particularly those closest to them. Understandably, this can make a relationship with a BPD sufferer intense […]
February 6, 2024

Screen Time and Mental Health: Is Your Device Making You Anxious?

Are you or a loved one dealing with anxiety, depression, or low self-esteem? You might want to consider that there could be a correlation between your digital device, your amount of screen time, and mental health issues you’re experiencing. The average American spends seven hours staring at a screen of […]
November 13, 2023

When Does a Habit Become an Addiction?

Most people are aware of the dangers that can stem from drinking alcohol and using drugs. While not everyone who drinks or uses drugs becomes an addict, there is a recognition that substance use disorder — a complex condition in which there is uncontrolled use of a substance despite harmful […]
June 23, 2023

Relapse Prevention: A Comprehensive Guide to Sustainable Recovery

In a world where substance use disorders (SUDs) impact the lives of millions globally, achieving sobriety is a remarkable feat; however, the real struggle lies in its long-term maintenance. The arduous journey of recovery calls for determination, and that’s where the concept of relapse prevention becomes utterly crucial. Recognizing the […]
May 15, 2023

Statistics & Facts About Meth Abuse & the Long-Term Health Effects

Methamphetamines pose a serious public health problem in many regions of the country, a threat that only continues to increase as the powerful, highly-addictive stimulant becomes more widely available. In Florida, meth is often manufactured in rural parts of the state, and it is becoming increasingly more available and abused […]
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 […]
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 […]