Behavioral Therapy

Addiction

Mindfulness Meditation for Addiction Treatment


How do addictions form, and how we can we use mindfulness to escape the “habit loop” that entraps us? These important questions are addressed by University of Massachusetts psychiatry professor and author Judson Brewer in his 2017 book, The Craving Mind: From Cigarettes to Smartphones to Love — Why We Get Hooked & How We Can Break

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Treatment

Why Equine Therapy?


As part of a holistic treatment program, equine therapy proves a wide spectrum of opportunities for an individual to learn and reflect through their experiences. This is a key idea behind experiential learning and a holistic treatment program. Through the interactions between the individual and horse, metaphors can be developed to help solidify key concepts

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Treatment

What is Equine Assisted Psychotherapy?


Equine Assisted Psychotherapy (EAP) is a team-based, therapeutic approach that promotes change and growth in an individual by interacting with horses. Through the on-ground interactions—EAP is not a riding or horsemanship program—metaphors are created as a way to address current emotional, psychological and interpersonal challenges, as well as healthier ways to respond to them. It

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