Addiction Treatment

Getting Help For Loved Ones with Addictions

Addiction of any kind does not solely cause turmoil to the addicted, it strains all types of relationships–partner, family, friends, colleagues–and can even bring them to an end. Instinctively, we want to help those we care about, after all, it is tough to witness someone battling their addiction while hurting themselves and people in the…

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Process Addiction Treatment

What is Process Addiction Treatment in Los Angeles

While addiction to drugs and alcohol is what most people commonly think of when they discuss addiction there are other forms of addiction that can be just as dangerous. Things like gambling, binge eating, sex, pornography, social media, electronic devices can also become serious addictive problems that can take over your life. If you feel…

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Our Center for Psychological Services

What Our Center for Psychological Services Does

At the end of the day, our center for psychological services focuses on helping a person to overcome  trauma that has been causing them problems for so long. For many people, the moment they experience trauma is a formative one: it overwhelms the nervous system and remains unintegrated in the mind. From that moment forward,…

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Sex and Love Addiction

How Trauma Is At the Base of Sex and Love Addiction

When we speak about addictions, we generally think of substance abuse and drug addiction. Currently experts recognize process addictions including gambling, gaming, video, and shopping.  However, there is an often ignored and rarely acknowledged form of addiction that can destroy lives and relationships and is often rooted in severe trauma that can make it difficult…

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Addiction Treatment

How Our Trauma and Addiction Treatment Can Help You Overcome Your Problems

Recovery from addiction is a lifelong battle endeavor. Addiction negatively impacts everything that we hold dear, from family life to work, and eventually it becomes impossible for the addict to live a normal life. Seeking addiction treatment  is a good start however in order to sustain long term recovery and a life worth living it…

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What is Childhood Trauma

Childhood Trauma

What is Childhood Trauma? Trauma can take place in many forms.  Trauma that happens over time, often during childhood and often in the hands of a trusted relationship, has been called complex trauma, developmental trauma, or relational trauma.  Childhood trauma can come in the form of physical or emotional abuse as well as physical or…

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