Entries by Ranch Creek Recovery

Opiate Withdrawal Symptoms Timeline

Addiction to opiates—whether due to taking prescribed medications following surgery or injury or due to reckless recreational abuse—leads to misery, regardless.  Once opiate dependency has developed, any attempt to stop the drug will result in highly unpleasant withdrawal symptoms. The opiate withdrawal symptoms timeline can offer some understanding about what to expect during the detox […]

Private and Safe Drug Detox in San Diego

Private and Holistic Drug Detox Near San Diego Although the recent trend toward treating drug addiction with other drugs is popular, replacing one addictive drug with another isn’t always the best route to recovery.  While claims persist that this medication-assisted detox has merit—and it does for certain situations—it has some pitfalls as well, including the […]

Holistic Inpatient Rehab San Diego

Treating the Entire Person Let’s say a person struggles with an eating disorder, possibly a binge eating disorder.  The individual consumes copious quantities of cookies, cakes, and candy to satisfy a deep-seated and painful emotional struggle.  The active cycle of binging on these unhealthy foods has led to obesity, self-loathing, and constant cravings of sweets […]

Luxury Rehabilitation Centers

High End Services and Amenities While in Rehab If you have ever flown first class, you are familiar with the dramatically different flight experience compared to flying coach.  Instead of the cramped seating, lousy food, and slow service you probably have encountered in coach, first class offers a flight journey replete with all the creature […]

Non 12 Step Inpatient Drug Rehabilitation

Leading Alternative to Traditional 12 Step Rehabs Becoming physically and/or psychologically dependent on drugs of any kind does not just happen in a vacuum.  At the root of addiction often lies trauma, mental health disorders such as depression and anxiety, neglect or abuse.  Too often inpatient drug rehabilitation programs fail to identify the underlying causes […]

Non 12 Step Rehab for Alcohol

Alternative Treatment Rehab for Alcohol Addiction America continues to have a serious problem with alcohol abuse and addiction.  Alcoholism, whether it developed due to genetic, psychological disorders, trauma, or irresponsible behavior, has the power to destroy the addict’s life and cause serious emotional harm to those who fall within their sphere.  Once chemical dependency develops, […]

Identifying the Best Alcohol Detox in San Diego

Alcoholism is a serious, chronic, and ultimately fatal disease that requires the highest level of treatment care once chemical dependency has developed.  Nearly every family has a loved one, or multiple family members, who struggle with alcohol use disorder.   Alcohol dependency creeps up in increments as tolerance increases.  The user will continue increasing the […]

Highly Individualized Addiction Inpatient Rehab in San Diego

Drug and alcohol addiction is not a one-size-fits-all disease, so why do the majority of addiction treatment programs treat it that way?   Addiction is as individual as a person’s thumbprint, with multitudes of causes and risk factors too vast to compartmentalize.  Trying to pigeonhole an addict into a strictly formatted and rigid treatment program […]

Private and Safe Opiate Detox in San Diego

Heroin addiction has taken your life away from you—robbed you blind.  No longer do you feel like a member of society at large.  Instead, the insidious nature of opiate addiction has reduced your world to the never-ending cycle of obsessing over the drug, seeking the drug, securing the drug, and using the drug—while committing all […]