23rd February 2017

What is the Success Rate of the Haynes Clinic?

What is the Success Rate of the Haynes Clinic? This is a question I am often asked and understandably people want to know what are the chances of the person coming to drug or alcohol rehab treatment getting and staying well. There are a number of answers I can give. […]
5th August 2013

The Benefits of Long-Term Rehabilitation

The benefits of long-term rehabilitation For an individual looking to treat an addiction there are various choices and decisions that need to be made. One of these decisions is choosing between a long-term and short term rehabilitation programme. Short term rehabilitation Short term recovery programs normally last from 28 to […]
22nd July 2013

Meditation is Part of Recovery

Meditation is part of recovery Meditation and prayer which is talked about within the twelve step community is part of recovery. It is not uncommon for recovering addicts to feel slightly uncomfortable with the concept. However, many who are in long term abstinence have become adept at meditation. It is […]
15th July 2013

The First 30 Days of Recovery

The first 30 days of recovery are known to be the most strenuous and difficult of all. This is because you are at the infancy of sobriety. The addict does not yet have the experience and know how to change the path of their energy, away from their addiction towards […]
14th February 2013

A Programme of Action

A programme of action If you want a fulfilled and happy recovery, you need to take a programme of action. There are two distinct parts to recovery – the first is putting down the drink or drugs and the second is doing something about your life in order to make […]
26th May 2012

A bad experience can help us to grow

A bad experience can help us to grow Every negative or bad experience we go through can be used as a chance to help us grow. If you are reading this as someone who has come through the other side. Either from the misery of active alcoholism or drug use, […]
10th May 2012

Can rehab work?

Can rehab work? At the beginning of April Pete Doherty confirmed he would be entering rehab at the end of the month. As of yet, there are no reports or confirmations that he has done so. The singer has had a well-documented battle with drugs for over a decade. He […]