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Addiction Rehab in Rancho Mirage

Leading Addiction Rehab in Rancho Mirage, CA

Addiction Therapeutic Services Offers Quality Addiction Rehab in Rancho Mirage, CA Just as the education community has discovered there are seven distinct styles of learning—some kids learn visually, some are auditory learners, some are physical learners, etc.—the same type of distinction can be made for how people respond differently to various forms of addiction treatment.  […]

Family Addiction Treatment

How the Family System Affects Addiction Treatment

Family Addiction Treatment The idea of the family being a system comes from Dr. Murray Bowen who developed the Bowen family systems theory in the 1950s.  He also is credited for defining the field of family therapy.  The reason this advent is particularly important to treatment providers and those seeking long-lasting recovery is because much […]

C-Suite Conference for Recovery Industry Begins the Dialogue About Parity and Other Insurance-related Issues

C-Suite Conference RecoveryView.com, an online journal, kicked off National Recovery Month with the C-Suite Executive Symposium, subtitled “Strategies for Behavioral Healthcare and Substance Abuse Treatment in the New Insurance Economy. RecoveryView.com.” The topics covered were a matter of great import for treatment centers and individual practitioners. Most of all, each of the issues discussed directly […]

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation: A New Answer to the Antidepressant Quandary?

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) A normal brain lights up like a hearth in a PET scan whereas a depressed brain is usually dark, with only a only few glowing embers. A brain scan seems like quite a work of art and in some ways represents the light and darkness in a person’s life experience. But […]

Addiction Therapeutic Services’ Clinical Director Shares Insights From A Musical Journey

Insights from a Musical Journey The creative arts are a powerful way to understand and explore life experiences. In fact, addiction recovery and the deeper search behind the recovery process are often best understood without words. So how does the lifelong musical journey of a Psychologist affect his own life and the life of those […]

ATS Employee Fosters Recovery and Builds Bridges Through Community Involvement

ATS Fosters Community Involvement ATS is proud of the quality of services it provides as well as its amazing staff. This month, we are highlighting Mark Worthington, counselor extraordinaire!  We asked him about his involvement in a wonderful organization called The North American Gay Amateur Athletic Alliance (NAGAAA) and how his participation affects his work […]

Celebrating Our 3rd Anniversary!

Recovery, happiness and ice cream filled the offices, reception area and halls of Addiction Therapeutic Services last Friday.  Pondering our third anniversary brought so much joy to our hearts that we couldn’t wait to celebrate the achievement and blessings with others in the recovery community.  The event turned out to be more than just a […]