When Sex Is No Longer Fun

By Jeremy Hainsworth Sex. It’s a word that can light up part of some peoples’ brains the same way mentioning cocaine or heroin might. Indeed, a compulsive sexual behavior can be just as alluring for the addict trying to numb feelings as any other form off using – be that alcohol, chemical, shopping, gambling or […]

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What Your Personality Says About Your Gaming Behaviour

Addiction to Gambling

Can your personality predict your gaming behaviour? Well, a study recently published by Society for the Study of Addiction found a connection between problem gambling behaviour and personality traits. Essentially, individuals who demonstrate certain types of gaming behaviours and personality factors are at more risk of developing problems with gambling. What Makes Someone At Risk? […]

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Intensive Outpatient Program For Addiction Begins At EHN Montreal

The newest clinic in the Edgewood Health Network is now offering our Intensive Outpatient Program. On February 1st, EHN Montreal began running the program designed for those who want to participate in intensive addiction treatment while continuing to maintain their day-to-day lives. Inpatient treatment is not suitable or possible for everyone seeking help, and so […]

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5 Reasons Why You Need Continuing Care After You’ve Completed a Drug Rehab Program

Congratulations on completing your addiction treatment program! You have an opportunity to start fresh at a new life. Your therapist recommends you enroll in a continuing care program, but you thought you were finished with therapy. Perhaps, you’re wondering what is continuing care and why is it important after treatment? You are not alone. Many of […]

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What is Yoga Therapy?

We are so excited to announce the introduction of a new program to our Seattle clinic! Beginning next week, we’re offering a six week Yoga Therapy workshop. Yoga therapy is where mind and body meet. It combines traditional concepts of yoga with Western psychological knowledge and it’s part of our expanding wellness services. Yoga Therapy joins programs […]

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A Day in the Life of Bellwood – Part One

Rise and Shine to Noon Day Break One of the most frequent questions people ask us is, “What will I be doing while I am at Bellwood?”  Considering that the frame of reference for residential addiction treatment programs for many people consists of movies and reality television shows, it is no wonder the average person […]

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