Benefits of One on One Therapy

Benefits of One-on-One Therapy

Individual therapy is a treatment option where you have the opportunity to work with a therapist one on one. One-on-one therapy allows you to work through a variety of issues that you’re trying to overcome during your addiction treatment program. This therapeutic option is quite useful for those facing mental health conditions and specific emotional…

types of schizophrenia

4 Types of Schizophrenia

You may notice your perception of reality differs from that of other people. However, you don’t know exactly what’s wrong. If you have schizophrenia, you may turn to drugs and alcohol as a way to self-medicate the confusion, pain, and discomfort of suffering from a problematic mental health illness. At Sunflower Wellness Retreat in Osawatomie,…

painkillers with alcohol

Mixing Painkillers with Alcohol

Painkiller addiction is a substantial problem in the United States. Mixing alcohol with painkillers can lead to severe consequences for your health and well-being. You can receive help for your painkiller and alcohol addiction at Sunflower Wellness Retreat in Osawatomie, Kansas. In the meantime, learn more about the dangers of mixing alcohol with painkillers and…

outpatient rehab

Finding the Right Outpatient Rehab

Finding the right outpatient rehab facility for your needs starts with understanding what an outpatient rehab center is and the types of addiction treatment available. Learn the benefits of a qualified outpatient addiction treatment program such as the ones available at Sunflower Wellness Retreat in Osawatomie, Kansas. What Is an Outpatient Rehab Program? Many clients…

rebuilding relationships

Rebuilding Relationships After Rehab

One of the most challenging things you have to do in recovery is rebuilding some of the relationships that have suffered during your addiction. Through the family therapy program at Sunflower Wellness Retreat in Osawatomie, Kansas, you can begin rebuilding relationships while you’re still in recovery. Of course, it won’t be easy to mend these broken ties,…

self medicating for depression

Dangers of Self-Medicating for Depression

Depression is a severe mental health disorder that can disrupt your life and lead to desperate measures to deal with the symptoms. If you have turned to drugs and alcohol to numb the pain and hopelessness, it’s time to get help. At Sunflower Wellness Retreat in Osawatomie, Kansas, we welcome clients who have been self-medicating…

dual diagnosis

Do I Need Dual Diagnosis Treatment?

Many people with an addiction are also struggling with a mental health condition, such as depression, anxiety, or post-traumatic stress disorder. It is not always clear which occurs first, but treatment for both mental health disorders and addiction at the same time is critical. This option is called dual diagnosis treatment. In a professional setting,…

lgbt-friendly programs

Benefits of LGBT-Friendly Programs

Drug and alcohol addiction treatment programs are available to everyone. Seeking out a program that is comfortable, supportive, and prepared to handle the struggles you face is essential. Sunflower Wellness Retreat offers LGBT-friendly programs. These programs allow you to find the type and level of care right for you in a space where you feel…

alternative therapies

How Alternative Therapies Help Recovery

Much of the work in addiction treatment focuses on healing the brain and body. However, there is more to this than just psychotherapy and medications. Alternative therapies work as a complement to evidence-based therapies. They help the brain to heal in other ways while also helping people to feel better. Often, in these holistic therapies,…