When you are in rehab for drug addiction, you might think that quitting drugs while still drinking is the lesser of two evils during recovery. Many people believe that drinking alcohol is a safer alternative to doing drugs. You might ration … Read More
Understanding how to deal with drug cravings is cravings is crucial for relapse prevention and ongoing recovery. Drug cravings can happen at any point during treatment and recovery. Even those who have been sober for years can experience cr … Read More
While the traditional definition of addiction to a drug does not generally apply when it comes to antidepressants, a person can still become physically dependent on them. Individuals who are overly reliant on antidepressants may not act in … Read More
Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing, known as EMDR, has become a popular and successful way to treat patients who experience trauma. For those receiving this treatment, it’s important to understand the art of EMDR self-care that … Read More
Methamphetamines, commonly known as meth or “crystal” (short for crystal methamphetamines), are an illegal drug that damages and often kills people who become addicted to them. Many people start experimenting with the drug without reali … Read More
When you finally decide that it is time to get treatment, you want to be sure that you are going to a facility that can meet all of your needs. That might mean that you need to look for an out of state rehab to find the right fit. Fortunate … Read More
So, you quit drinking and crave sugar. How did that happen? When a person decides to quit drinking, they look forward to ending the constant desire to drink. Often they begin to crave sugar and wonder why it feels like they have traded one … Read More
A common misconception pertaining to prescription drugs is that they provide a certain level of safety. Many believe that because prescription drugs are not hardcore street drugs, the risk of addiction to them must be minimal. In reality, h … Read More
Going to rehab to enter recovery from a drug or alcohol addiction involves a lot of planning. Chief among the concerns people have about it involves the financial aspect. This leaves many people asking this question: Does insurance cover re … Read More
When you or someone you love develops an addiction to alcohol or drugs, getting professional treatment becomes a priority. Many options for healthcare that address substance use disorders exist, including detox programs, outpatient and resi … Read More
My name is Matthew and I was a resident here at CBH from 6/22/2020 through 7/23/2020.. I just Graduated the program in 32 days and I am writing this because I am truly Thankful to them All.. I would like to Give CBH 7 Stars but it will only like me give 5.
I came to California Behavioral Health when I was finally at the point where I thought life was no longer worth living. Once I got to CBH my whole life changed as I have never met more caring people in my whole life.
Let me start by saying that this place has saved my life as I had been struggling with alcoholism since getting out of college. I had tried numerous 12 step programs and always experienced somewhere that I always struggled to relate with. Once I arrived at California Behavioral Health, they welcomed me with open arms.