Entries by Jillian Ponek

Retreat Premier Addiction Treatment Centers Partners with eHome Aftercare to Offer Exclusive Innovative Family and Outpatient Program

Palm Springs, Fla., September 14, 2017–As part of its ongoing vision to providing the greatest probability of long-term sobriety for patients, Retreat Premier Addiction Treatment Centers has partnered with eHome Aftercare to offer a broader range of outpatient counseling and education services, making Retreat one of the first treatment centers to offer these family and […]

Retreat Premier Addiction Treatment Centers Promotes Maggie Hunt to Corporate Alumni Coordinator

Lancaster, Pa., May xx, 2017 – Retreat Premier Addiction Treatment Centers has promoted Maggie Hunt to corporate alumni coordinator, where she will manage alumni activities in all of Retreat’s locations, including Lancaster County, Pa., and Palm Beach County, Fla. ͞I’m proud to have Maggie as the link between Retreat and its alumni,͟ said Founder and […]

Retreat Premier Addiction Treatment Center at Palm Beach to Hold Free Workshop to Educate Community, Help Veterans with Co-occurring Disorders

WHO? Retreat Premier Addiction Treatment Center at Palm Beach, a premier drug and alcohol addiction treatment center located in Palm Springs, Florida. WHAT? A free workshop and breakfast with Retreat’s Corporate Medical Director Dr. Joseph Troncale.Retreat invites the community at large to learn and gain an understanding of both addiction care and veteran care. This […]

Retreat Premier Addiction Treatment Center to Host Free Workshop to Educate Community, Help Pregnant Women Struggling with Addiction

WHO? Retreat Premier Addiction Treatment Center at Palm Beach, a premier drug and alcohol addiction treatment center located in Palm Springs, Florida. WHAT? A free workshop and breakfast with Retreat’s Obstetrics Gynecologist Dr. Kristi Dively.Retreat invites the Palm Beach community to learn about the risks pregnant women face when addicted and understand how the medical […]

College During Recovery: Staying Strong When It Counts

College is an important time in any young person’s life. In college, we broaden our horizons, become exposed to new ideas and philosophies, and forge friendships and relationships that can last a lifetime. It’s a time for self-discovery, for challenging one’s ideas about the world, and for learning to balance fun and responsibility before being […]

Journey to Sobriety: Strategies For Success

What begins as recreational drug or alcohol use can eventually turn into a serious addiction. Addiction can affect every aspect of a person’s life, from personal and professional relationships, to finances to health and overall quality of life.   The misconception that people who become addicted to drugs or alcohol simply lack the willpower or […]

About Retreat Premier Addiction Treatment Centers

Retreat Premier Addiction Treatment Centers is a fully accredited rehabilitation center, which provides a compassionate and spiritual environment where those suffering from the disease of addiction can begin the journey to recovery through enlightenment and education to the individuals and their families. To meet the diverse treatment needs of patients, Retreat offers detox, rehabilitation, family […]

The Benefits of Holistic Therapy in Addiction Treatment

Holistic therapy and medicine use a “whole person” approach, taking into account an individual’s physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual needs. This differs from conventional medicine, which tends to focus primarily on physical and mental health. The combination of traditional evidence-based substance abuse treatment and holistic therapy can be thought of as an integrative approach, which […]

RETREAT AT PALM BEACH OPENS DOORS TO ACCEPT PATIENTS: CHANGING THE WAY ADDICTION IS TREATED IN FLORIDA.

JUNE 6TH  2016, PALM SPRINGS, FL:  Retreat Premier Addiction Treatment Centers is proud to announce the opening of their new, state of the art inpatient drug and alcohol treatment center in Palm Springs, Florida.  Retreat at Palm Beach will offer modern accommodations and amenities to those suffering from the disease of addiction.   The 109-bed facility […]

Florida Blue Cross

NOVEMBER 1st, PALM SPRINGS, FL:  Retreat Premier Addiction Treatment Centers is pleased to announce that effective November 1, 2016 they are in network with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida.   Retreat Premier Addiction Treatment Centers is now accepting individuals with Florida Blue for sub-acute detox, intensive inpatient, residential rehabilitation, day/night treatment, intensive outpatient and […]

RETREAT AT PALM BEACH NOW ACCEPTING VA PATIENTS

JULY 18TH  2016, PALM SPRINGS, FL:  Retreat Premier Addiction Treatment Centers is proud to announce that effective immediately they are able to accept patients referred from any VA Hospital in the United States at their new location in Palm Beach County, Florida.  Retreat at Palm Beach is able to provide medical detoxification and residential rehabilitation […]

Celebrities Overcoming Struggles with Drug Addiction

Addiction doesn’t discriminate. For decades, many people believed that drug addiction was an epidemic that only troubled a certain class of individuals. However, as more and more people are speaking out about their experiences in efforts to help others, the public-at-large is now discovering that addiction is a crisis that affects everyone. It’s no secret […]

The Dangers of Crystal Meth (Methamphetamine)

Methamphetamine has been around for almost a hundred years. It was first created from amphetamine in Japan in 1919. Early use of the drug involved dissolving the crystal powder and injecting it into people for various reason. Military units on both sides of WWII injected the drug into soldiers to keep them active and awake […]

The Truth About Drug Use Among College Students

Young adults are far more likely than older Americans to suffer from drug and alcohol abuse problems. With more than 1 in 5 young people between the ages of 18 and 25 using illegal drugs, and nearly 60 percent drinking alcohol, it’s clear that young people are an at-risk population. College students, in particular, are […]

Substance Abuse Statistics in U.S. Adults

Substance abuse is a growing problem. It is also a multifaceted problem. Sadly, over 40 million people suffer from some form of addiction, whether it is dependence on alcohol, illegal drugs, or prescription drugs. Although substance abuse is a global problem, it presents a particular challenge for the United States. With no more than 5 […]

Conquering Addiction – University Students Can Find Recovery!

College is a time of high hopes and great expectations. Unfortunately, it’s also a time for binge drinking and widespread substance abuse. Sadly, many addictions start in the college years, when young people should be laying a solid foundation for the future. With recent studies showing an alarming increase in the use of alcohol and […]