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Cape Town Recovery Festival

Posted by LP User on Friday, October 18, 2019,
The recent Recovery Festival held at a local waldorf school in Cape Towb was a beautiful example of progressive recovery oriented professionals coming together to highlight the diversity of treatments these days in treating substance aduse/ addictions/ mental health.

Having been involved in this field for over 15 years in SA and UK, I was so pleased to see how both Body and Mind treatments are now both integral to holistically treating our human clients. Gone are the days of telling the addict...
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TRE in Cape Town

Posted by LP User on Thursday, March 1, 2018,

Successfully treated with TRE post home invasion. Helpful method of treating trauma.
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Dr talks about developmental trauma leading to addiction: best treatment options

Posted by LP User on Thursday, March 1, 2018,

Lovely informative podcast highlighting how things that happened in childhood, or things that didnt happen in childhood can lead to trauma symptoms repeating, leading to addiction/ self medication.

Methods such as art, guided imagery, EMDR, TRE can help integrate the body and mind to overcome these hardships
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The top trauma that causes addiction

Posted by LP User on Thursday, March 1, 2018, In : trauma therapy

Have  a read of this- physical and emotional scars may lead to addictive tendencies- yet another article on this strongly suggesting if youve been through trauma of any kind, find a way to treat it.
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Cannabis: long term study reveals claims about usage

Posted by LP User on Tuesday, June 6, 2017, In : addiction treatment

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experts brief summary on trauma treatment

Posted by LP User on Monday, February 10, 2014, In : trauma therapy

Basically the event(s) are not important as is the need for bodily release. ie you do not have to talk through your traumas there are other ways....somatic release.
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A brief summary on eating disorders

Posted by LP User on Thursday, June 13, 2013, In : eating disorders

Stellenbosch professor describes the eating disorders and suggested treatments- inpatient treatment where possible but outpatient daily management is recommended.
Working with counsellors who understand the complex nature of haivng an eating disorder is essential.

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A different approach to addiction treatment

Posted by LP User on Thursday, June 13, 2013, In : addiction treatment

American based rehab, acknowledges how 12 steps is not always the way. They offer the following as their treatment approach.

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