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Katie Phillips, LCSW is a trauma therapist with 20 years of experience. Her passion is to help individuals learn more about mental health and wellness. In addition to working in private practice, she enjoys writing in order to validate folks in therapy, normalize mental health and addiction recovery, and provide individuals with helpful mental health tools.

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  • preparing for drug and alcohol rehab

How to Prepare for Addiction Recovery

March 23rd, 2022|Comments Off on How to Prepare for Addiction Recovery

Preparing for Addiction Treatment & What to Expect from the Treatment Process Making the decision to seek professional help is never easy. In asking for help you are admitting to yourself that you ...

  • How is it to live with an alcoholic family member

What It’s Like Living With an Alcoholic

December 16th, 2021|Comments Off on What It’s Like Living With an Alcoholic

Living with an Alcoholic Treatment Options for Alcoholism Living under the same roof as someone who is battling alcoholism is certainly no walk in the park. Because alcohol addiction completely hijacks every aspect ...

  • Is your child addicted to drugs or alcohol

Is Your Child an Addict?

October 20th, 2021|Comments Off on Is Your Child an Addict?

Age-Specific Treatment Options Is My Child Addicted? Adolescence and young adulthood is a time of growth, exploration and self-discovery. Many adolescents experiment with drinking and recreational drug use in their mid and late ...

  • Myths and facts about outpatient treatment

10 Myths & Facts About Outpatient Treatment

October 6th, 2021|Comments Off on 10 Myths & Facts About Outpatient Treatment

Focused Outpatient Treatment 10 Myths & Facts Outpatient treatment provides people who have been struggling with drug or alcohol addiction with an effective yet flexible level of care. Outpatient treatment groups meet for ...

  • featured 12 step program

The 4 Most Popular 12 Step Programs

October 6th, 2021|0 Comments

12-Step groups are an essential part of any addict's comprehensive plan of recovery. These mutual self-help support groups are invaluable in the fact that people who are in recovery can receive support and encouragement ...

  • How to choose an outpatient program

How to Choose an Outpatient Treatment Program

October 4th, 2021|Comments Off on How to Choose an Outpatient Treatment Program

Intensive Outpatient Treatment Choosing an IOP Program Choosing the right outpatient treatment program for you and your personal needs is important. After all, you’ll be relying on the program you choose to provide ...