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Mental health recovery and lifestyle change through yoga, meditation, wellness in the day spa market has exploded. This is a niche that serves so many peoples lives beyond their addiction. While the day spa niche serves many, the RD provides a more evidence-based focus on psychotherapeutic care.
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COVID-19 / Novel Coronavirus And Your Immune System
(6 days ago) Gut health focus ensures that the right nutrients are going into the body to sustain a well human being. A good example of this gut health and nutrition is serotonin. Serotonin is a chemical in the brain that affects your mood. Much like ascorbic acid not being naturally produced in the body.
15 Early Warning Signs of a Mental Health Condition
(5 days ago) Mental health conditions seldom appear unexpectedly. More often than not, close relatives and friends and often affected individuals themselves identify changes or feelings that something is wrong in their cognitive thinking patterns, internal feelings or behaviours before an actual diagnosable issue progresses into a clear-cut case. Here are some of the early warning signs of…
Private Depression Care Centre Based in Cape Town, South
(6 days ago) There are various types of depression, as well as personalised mental health solutions. The precise diagnosis and treatment can be determined after we are able to best understand the issues in play – The important thing to know is that depression is treatable, it may take some time to establish what routines and care will work.
Uses, Side Effects, and Risks of Benzodiazepines
(8 days ago) Examples of ways in which the medication is used by the health industry: Anxiolytic – Reduction of anxiety (including panic disorders and phobias) Hypnotic – Promotion of sleep (Relief from insomnia) Myorelaxant – Muscle relaxation (spasms, spastic disorders) Anticonvulsant – Stopping fits, convulsions, seizures (due to drugs or epilepsy)
Psychotherapy Counselling Services Based in Cape Town
(5 days ago) Psychotherapy: This is therapeutic treatment provided by a trained mental health professional.It explores emotions and behaviours, as well as environmental, lifestyle and historical influences. The analysis is used to design and implement a unique, effective healing process through changes in …
Eating Disorder Clinic And Treatment Centre in Cape Town
(4 days ago) We respect the fact that your thoughts and feelings are reflected in your relationship with food. We treat obsessive behaviours such as fasting, over-regulation (dieting and calorie counting), binge eating, regurgitation and purgation, all aimed at controlling body weight, but resulting in severe health problems.
Do I Have Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder or Complex Post
(Just Now) C-PTSD is widely accepted in health circles as a psychological disorder similar to, but more severe than PTSD. Most long term symptoms of trauma-related stress are assigned to C-PTSD, as they are usually caused by more than one event or by prolonged exposure to very stressful circumstances.
Get help with anxiety today in Cape Town's leading
(3 days ago) Anxiety is a relatively common mental health symptom. About one in ten people are afflicted with it at some point in life. Anxiety disorders can be effectively treated with cognitive behavioural therapy and, if necessary, supportive medication.
The 10 Warning Signs That You're A Sex Addict
(5 days ago) It could be their job that is suffering, their finances, their relationships or their health; essentially life becomes unmanageable. It is this unmanageability which is the hallmark of sex addiction. The absolute obsession with sexual gratification leads to so much time spent planning the feeding of their addiction, engaging in the addiction
Professional Online Counsellor Services in South Africa
(2 days ago) There are many services that are available online that provide access to online counsellors and therapy for mental health-related issues. Selecting a service that is right for you can be difficult in that making the initial decisions comes with a great deal of uncertainty that Shaun and Leisha unpack in the video below. Therapists Online Therapists
Treatment for Nyaope or Whoonga Addiction in South Africa
(6 days ago) Some users believe it enhances the drug. This is fueled by ignorance about different, complex ARV formulations. The ARV issue has, however, become a particular problem. These medicines are being stolen from patients and hospitals. They are also sold to drug traffickers by impoverished patients who obtain it through government health programs.
COVID-19 Rehabilitation from PTSD, Anxiety and Stress
(2 days ago) Studies on mental health in many previous disease outbreaks have shown that many individuals exposed to life-threatening diseases can also experience longer-term psychological aftereffects such as PTSD, anxiety and depression that extend far beyond the active infection.
Guide For Employers Dealing With Addictions
(7 days ago) The code advocates that employers should promote safety and health in the workplace through information, education and training programmes on the physical and psychological effects of alcohol and drug use. These programmes should be directed at all employees. The information, education and training programmes should also include the following
Signs and Symptoms of Khat Addiction : Getting Help With
(2 days ago) Long term use of Kat will severely affect your mental health. Depression is also a common side effect with the abuse of Kat. When you stop using the drug with the help of a rehab centre, at first you will experience a form of anxiety because you will realise that all your problems have not disappeared while you were high on Kat.
Best Outpatient Addiction Treatment in Cape Town South Africa
(4 days ago) Addiction Recovery Outpatient and Aftercare Programme . Breaking the cycle in a short term residential programme is just the first step in the journey of recovery. Recovery Direct hosts a comprehensive aftercare programme specifically designed around restoring the health and wellbeing of each patient.
The Surefire Signs That You Are Addicted to Social Media
(9 days ago) The Journal of Adolescent Health went on to say that there is a clear link between depressive symptoms and a negative Facebook experience. With all this evidence, it is difficult to ignore the irony that the very tools which are being used to connect us are causing a chronic disconnect manifested by a host of problems such as social anxiety
Learn Everything You Need to Know About Treating Cannabis
(7 days ago) While mass media hails the attributes of “legalised” weed and or supposed health benefits, this is by no means a simple harmless plant in the context of addiction. Treatment for cannabis dependency. There are various, well established, cannabis addiction treatment programs available that can be tailored to …
Can Alcoholic Neuropathy be Cured
(4 days ago) After detoxification and the restoration of nutrients, some of the neuropathic symptoms will fade naturally, whilst others will require further medical treatment. In some cases, there may be permanent nerve damage. Long-term treatment includes eating a good diet and taking health supplements to preserve neural health.
Mental Health Minute on Magic828
(6 days ago) Follow the mental health tips playlist on Soundcloud for more information and tips for improving your mental health and wellbeing.. Here is a list of possible warning signs that you may need to speak to a mental health professional. You are in a heightened state of worry, fear or panic more often than usual; You are finding it very hard to enjoy the things you used to enjoy in life
Cannabis CBD Now Legal in South Africa – For The Next 12
(6 days ago) The Minister of Health in South Africa essentially signed new legislation permitting the sale and distribution of low dose CBD products to the South African public which has consequentially also sparked the conversation about South Africa’s progress toward …
Getting Help With Cat Addiction in South Africa : Cat
(4 days ago) Cat is one of South Africa’s more recent “drug” it is a cheap stimulant alternative to cocaine or ecstasy, and is commonly found in the club/party scene in South Africa. Cat and has a number of psychoactive, stimulant properties as it is derived from Methcathinone. Cat is relatively easy to manufacture, and tolerance can develop relatively quickly.
Stress Treatment : Building Resilience to Chronic Stress
(Just Now) Chronic stress is a response to emotional pressure, suffered over a long period of time, in which individuals perceive they have little or no control over the eventual outcome of a long-term event or a series of short-term events. You may experience harmful emotional and physical effects as a direct result of prolonged stress.
Using "Tough Love" To Treat Mental Health Issues is
(3 days ago) Using “Tough Love” To Treat Mental Health Issues is Incomprehensible The term “tough love” was first coined in 1968 by Bill Milliken when he authored the book “ Tough Love ”, and since then one of the key concepts adopted by thousands of individuals as the basis for treating addiction and it …
Recovery Directs Services in The Cape Town Treatment Centre
(2 days ago) Treatment Centre in Cape Town. Luxury private care rehabilitation therapy based in Cape Town provides the ideal retreat for individuals suffering from the process or substance-related issues. This facility offers private inpatient, aftercare and outpatient programmes. Please also see our COVID-19 admissions safety information here.
Online Therapy South Africa : Personalised Rehab Care
(4 days ago) Recovery Direct provides comprehensive therapeutic care for individuals suffering from substance use disorder and associated mental health conditions that commonly include eating disorders, gambling, sex, depression, trauma and anxiety related issues.
South Africa’s Top Recovery Centre
(2 days ago) Recovery Direct provides comprehensive therapeutic rehabilitation care for individuals that are suffering from a wide range of substance use disorders. Other mental health conditions commonly include eating disorders, gambling, sex, depression, trauma and anxiety related issues.
Registered Counselling Cape Town & Therapist Services in
(5 days ago) The personal counsellor assessment process in Cape Town. In a treatment centre, there are a number of registered counsellors and each has their own personality type and life experience and area of expertise.Much of the role of an individual counsellor is to establish trust and congruence with the patient/s so that in sessions you can approach sensitive topics in the shortest time frames possible.
Addiction Counselling Online ⥥ Evidence Based Recovery Therapy
(Just Now) Addiction Counselling. All addictions are interwoven among a wide range of psychological or behavioural irregularities. At the heart of addiction is low self-esteem and inner turmoil; a feeling of being on the outside, being different and lacking a sense of identity. This, together with a broad range of self-defeating emotions is what leads to
Alcohol Addiction Complete Help Guide : Need Help With
(1 days ago) A leading health institute advises against taking more than 5 drinks on a single occasion. They further advise a maximum of 7 units per week for women and 14 units per week for men. A unit is roughly equal to one ordinary beer. Alcoholism is, however, mainly defined by it’s physical, psychological and social consequences, rather than the
FAS Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Crisis in South Africa
(1 days ago) It is a serious public health, social and economic issue that affects millions of people in South Africa placing incredible strain on the taxpayer and public services. South Africa’s Culture of Drinking. FARR’s Leana says that it has become socially acceptable to abuse alcohol in South Africa.
CPTSD Complex Post Traumatic Stress Disorder : C-PTSD Help
(2 days ago) Please note: Health-related information and advice provided on media platforms are generalised for a broad public audience. You are required to consult a suitable health professional for personal advice applicable to your specific personal condition and circumstances.
When Does Alcohol Use Turn Into An Alcohol Use Disorder
(2 days ago) According to the World Health Organisation: About 40% of the world population uses alcohol. The other 60% does not use alcohol, either by personal choice or due to religion, culture or custom. Of the alcohol-using population, each person older than 15 years drinks 17 litres of pure alcohol annually.
Why Is It Good Business Sense To Hire Recovering Staff
(8 days ago) They still bring the effects into the workplace: absenteeism, lack of focus, health problems, panicked phone calls and raised voices. There’ll be a lot of emotional manipulation, self-pity, excuses, and looking for sympathy. Research says that one in ten people has a substance-use disorder.
Urbanol Addiction, Withdrawal And Detox Help
(3 days ago) Urbanol is the commercial name given to Clobazam which is a benzodiazepine class medication. Urbanol is commonly sold as Frisium and Onfi in South Africa as a prescribed medication used for many anxieties, insomnia, seizures, epilepsy-related conditions. If Clobazam is taken in high doses for an extended period of time, tolerance can develop. A higher…
What You Need To Know About Urbanol Facts on Urbanol
(7 days ago) Benzodiazepines or benzos are known to be addictive and you can become dependent on them even if you are taking them as prescribed by your health care professional. Prescription medication such as Clobazam as with other benzodiazepines can lead to dependence or addiction and what is commonly identified as the benzodiazepine withdrawal syndrome
Best Drug Rehab in South Africa Exclusive Cape Town Drug
(3 days ago) Recovery Direct’s luxury Cape Town drug rehab centre is the best in class facility designed specifically to treat substance use disorders and has been formulated around the objectives of dealing with the core psychosocial issues and disparities that perpetuate drug addictions and the related behaviours.
Trauma, addiction & stress related disorders. Visit RD
(Just Now) The symptoms of unresolved trauma can involve substance use disorders, relationship and many other behaviour related issues. Traumatised people struggle to find ways to cope in present-day life as they are plagued by the remnants of these past-trauma memories. While the immediate stressors might seem like new event targets such as relationship
Sleeping Tablet / Tranquilizer / Anxiety Pill Online
(3 days ago) One of the long-term side effects of benzodiazepine exposure is the “depersonalisation effect”, this is a general feeling of disconnection from our immediate surroundings, relationships and/or interactions with other people. Further adverse effects include a decline in cognitive functioning, physical health, and mental health deterioration.
Suicide Prevention Should Be Every Day
(2 days ago) Mental health treatment is not confined to age groups, ethnicity or gender it affects people in different stages of their lives across the board. Identity issues and self-esteem problems perhaps more prevalent in teens, high-stress careers, divorces and dysfunctional coping mechanisms in …
Dagga Addiction Online Counselling in Cape Town : Cannabis
(7 days ago) Recovery Direct is a trusted and highly confidential provider of cannabis addiction treatment in Cape Town South Africa. With our addiction treatment experts, a stunning, villa setting, and specialist treatment programs, we craft a unique treatment plan for each person in order that they may find their path to …
Get Help With Benzodiazepine Addictions and Treatment in
(1 days ago) Long term use leads to increased physical and mental health problems. Abrupt dose reduction or abstinence results in a withdrawal factor. The use continues for years, because of fear of the withdrawal symptoms and the users’ doubts about coping with the emotions that made them use the drug in the first place. Benzodiazepine addiction has
The Staggering Stats of Addiction in South Africa
(3 days ago) The Staggering Stats of Addiction in South Africa. At least 15 percent of South Africans are said to have a drug problem, according to the country’s Central Drug Authority. According to an article published on Parent24, we’ve gone from 8 787 people admitted for drug treatment in 2016 in SA to 10 047 in 2017.
Prescription Medication Detox and Help : Detox For
(7 days ago) The first step is to get expert advice, and any required tests, from a doctor or rehab centre. There are numerous health issues; far beyond the scope of the average person. Hospitalisation: Detoxing in a hospital provides safe and secure 24-hour professional resources. Oral and intravenous medication is administered and adjusted in a monitored
Recovery Direct Addiction Treatment Continuum of Care
(1 days ago) Therapy. Our therapeutic teams consist of addiction counsellors, psychologists and psychiatrists. Each client’s needs are assessed and individual sessions are arranged accordingly. The number of one on one therapy sessions provided at Recovery Direct is up to 10x what most other treatment centres provide in South Africa and around the world.
(CBT) Cognitive Behavioural Therapy In Addiction
(3 days ago) Self-harm, suicidal tendencies. Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) is a well established therapy technique used to treat the many mental and emotional issues. Cognitive behavioural therapy or CBT has been successfully used in treating many conditions, including addiction, depression, phobias …