Two Accredited Facilities, One Shared Vision

Two Accredited Facilities, One Shared Vision

We are fortunate to live in the age of integrative medicine, a time when public health can really improve because we recognize mental wellness as the precursor to total health. If addiction or mental illness are addressed, the whole person can thrive because feedback...
Shepherding the Shepherds: Addiction in The Faith Community

Shepherding the Shepherds: Addiction in The Faith Community

“Lead us not into temptation…” Clergy, including priests, pastors, ministers, and rabbis, are just as human as everyone else. They are just as prone to process addiction, substance use or mental illness. As community leaders, the clergy explores the challenges facing...
October is Substance Abuse Prevention Month

October is Substance Abuse Prevention Month

Addiction Affects Us All On September 28, 2018, the President declared October  “National Substance Abuse Prevention Month.” This comes a year after the White House declared a nationwide Public Health Emergency. Earlier this year, The Crisis Next Door blog was...
Signs of Alcohol Poisoning

Signs of Alcohol Poisoning

What is Alcohol Poisoning? Alcohol poisoning, or alcohol overdose, is the result of drinking large amounts of alcohol in a short period of time. Typically a person suffering from alcoholism. Approximately 6 people die from alcohol poisoning each day in the US. Alcohol...
Warning : Pain Pill Addiction

Warning : Pain Pill Addiction

In the United States, an average of one in 20 people in the U.S. (12 and older) admits to non-medical use of prescription painkillers. Misuse of painkillers represents more than three-fourths of the overall problem of prescription drug abuse. The pain pill hydrocodone...
Tips for Preparing for Rehab

Tips for Preparing for Rehab

You’re about to change your life for the better! You made the tough decision to go to inpatient rehab. Now, how can you prepare so that you can focus on your rehab without worrying about what’s happening at home? These tips will help you prepare for the much-needed...
Coping with Stress in Recovery

Coping with Stress in Recovery

Handling Stress We all experience stress throughout the course of our lives. No one lives a stress-free life. However, how we cope with recovery is the difference between a happy, healthy life and a life of stress and relapse. Key stress factors could include:...
Orange County Detox & Treatment

Orange County Detox & Treatment

D’Amore Healthcare, located in Orange County, is a comfortable setting to achieve goals and adopt healthy routines D’Amore Healthcare’s full-spectrum approach to treatment addresses addiction at every level to achieve lasting sobriety. Programs...