Camino Recovery an Addiction Treatment centre base in Spain are offering GPs and Counsellors the opportunity to meet with Addictions Therapist Don Lavender BA M.Div for an education in Addiction at The Renewal Centre, Swallowfield. This seminar will run on Monday 11th February between 3-5pm. Don is … Read more about World-Renowned Addictions Expert Don Lavender Leads Seminar on Addiction at The Renewal Centre, Reading
Have you overdone it this Christmas? Throughout the festive season alcohol as well as other substances tend to be more readily available, with society more readily condoning antisocial behaviour brought on by intoxication. January is Love Your Liver Month and with the month drawing to an end, it … Read more about Love Your Liver Month!
With a combination of gloomy grey weather, post Christmas financial strains and shattered New Year’s resolutions, the third Monday in January is said to be the most depressing day of the year. The original date of ‘Blue Monday’ was mathematically calculated by Dr. Cliff Arnall, a researcher at … Read more about Blue Monday
Stella Hartley, 31, is a recovering alcoholic who started drinking heavily when she was just 15. What started out as a social habit, turned into an all consuming need for alcohol and alcoholic oblivion. Over the years, she lost control of her life; lost her job, fell out with her family and … Read more about A Fresh Start At Camino Recovery Centre – A New Year; A New You
According to the BBC News website an estimated 5.5million British people live permanently abroad – nearly 1 in 10 of the UK population. Since 2005 an average of 2,000 British citizens moved permanently away from the UK every week. It is naturally assumed that by moving abroad you will benefit … Read more about Alcoholism and the Expat Lifestyle
With 1 in 10 people suffering from an addiction, this illness is a very real problem in our everyday lives. So what exactly is addiction and why are people so reluctant to seek help when they are suffering? Addiction is a progressive illness – and a very common one at that. This might be to a … Read more about Addiction Is An Illness That Affects 1 in 10
As Christmas approaches and the rush to buy last minute presents begins, it is important to remember what the true meaning of Christmas really is. As a culture we place a large expectation on the festive season. As children we are encouraged to look forward to a Christmas tree surrounded by … Read more about Christmas: a time for family
Addiction therapy with horses? Sounds a little crazy, but this form of therapy is tried and tested; a massive hit in the US, it is now making waves in Europe, as pioneer Don Lavender introduces the revolutionary treatment to the Camino Recovery Centre in Southern Spain. Horse healing or Equine … Read more about The healing power of horses: how horses can help beat addiction