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Tune Into Good Morning Texas to Hear About the Treatment and Recovery Journey

Learn About the Importance of Seeking Help for Addiction From Individuals Who Understand the Process Thad Ward, Enterhealth Master’s Level Therapist, and Joe Ruder, Enterhealth Alumni Association Member, will join WFAA’s Jane McGarry to discuss: When and why it may be time to seek addiction treatmentWhat treatment approaches help achieve and sustain recoveryHow sobriety can …

‘Tis the Season to Be Healthy: Helpful Tips to Survive the Holidays

By Elizabeth Weidmer-Mikhail, MD, Enterhealth Ranch Medical Director The holiday season is a special time of year full of celebrations with family members and loved ones. Whether it’s traveling to see extended family, having kids home from college, or reconnecting with out-of-town friends, the holidays are often an exciting way to end the year. While …

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

by Alexandra Frascino, MS, LMFT, Therapist, Enterhealth Outpatient Center of Excellence For decades, researchers in the field of psychology have worked to develop science-based interventions for people who want to overcome substance abuse. Acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) was developed as an action-oriented approach to psychotherapy that stems from traditional behavior therapy and cognitive behavioral …

Motivational Enhancement Therapy for Addiction Treatment

By Megan Aul, MA, LPC, therapist at Enterhealth Outpatient Center of Excellence According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA) National Survey on Drug Use and Health, in 2013, there were more than 24.6 million Americans in need of treatment for addiction disorders. One of the major hurdles that people face when trying to …