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BrainPaint®: Listening to Your Brain to Conquer Addiction
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BrainPaint®: Listening to Your Brain to Conquer Addiction

The American Society of Addiction Medicine defines addiction as a primary, chronic disease of brain reward, motivation, memory and related circuitry. Dysfunction in these circuits leads to characteristic biological, psychological, social and spiritual manifestations. This dysfunction is reflected in an individual pathologically pursuing reward and/or relief by substance use and other behaviors. But what if...

Portable Relapse Prevention: Yoga Therapy
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Portable Relapse Prevention: Yoga Therapy

Finding new approaches for drug and alcohol treatment as well as relapse prevention is a very dynamic process. New therapy comes by techniques and theories being evaluated and then implemented. Some therapies fall out of favor after a while, because the test of time and use have proven them to be just a fad. For addicts...