At Serenity at Summit treatment centers in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Massachusetts, behavioral counselors have witnessed an influx of Millennials seeking help for their addictions. Surprisingly, this “entitled” generation of young adults is willing to follow a customized substance abuse treatment plan to cope with drug and alcohol problems, and get on the path to recovery.
December 28, 2017
Residential drug and alcohol treatment facility, Serenity at Summit offers some helpful tips for you or your loved one as you go through addiction treatment. These tips are important to remember as you get started with your recovery.
Don’t Forget Why You Are There
You know that you need help for your addiction. But when you actually get to detox, and then rehab, your addiction may t...
December 15, 2017
Holistic drug and alcohol treatment facility, Serenity at Summit, in Haverhill, Massachusetts, understands the impact that addiction has on families. Drug and alcohol addiction doesn’t only affect the person using or drinking – it works its way into every family member’s or loved one’s life, including children.
Parental Drug Abuse – By the Numbers
The number of children living in h...
December 14, 2017
Leading New Jersey drug and alcohol addiction treatment center, Summit Behavioral Health, weighs in on the opioid epidemic that is plaguing the nation and how it mirrors other drug epidemics from the past.
The Current State of the Opioid Epidemic
What started out as a new way to treat acute and chronic pain has fast become an epidemic of drug abuse and drug deaths. Opioid painkille...
December 12, 2017
New Jersey addiction treatment center, Summit Behavioral Health, helps people who have been through treatment understand some of the responses they may receive when talking about their experience.
When You Get Out of Treatment
Now that you are out of treatment, you may be wondering if you should let people know. Ultimately, the choice of whether or not to tell is yours. If you decide...
December 01, 2017
New Jersey drug and alcohol addiction treatment center, Summit Behavioral Health, shares the benefits of getting help from a professional drug and alcohol treatment facility.
How Does Professional Treatment Help Addiction?
While the rate of relapse among those in early recovery is high, the best chance of long-term sobriety is professional treatment. Studies have shown that getting ...
November 29, 2017
Residential drug and alcohol treatment facility, Serenity at Summit, sees the difference that residential drug and alcohol treatment can make in the lives of their patients every day, and they want to share it.
When people are in active addiction, their lives are chaotic and full of negative consequences. Taking the steps to get sober and get out from under those negative consequences i...
November 13, 2017
In their video, Refer Your Clients to Summit Behavioral Health, the organization’s Chief Operating Officer, Maria Ulmer MA, LMFT, CAADC, spoke directly to other medical professionals about referring clients with addiction issues to Summit, and how they handle the transition for both the provider and the client.
Ulmer stressed the importance of communication between the referring doctor ...
November 06, 2017
In a recently released video that is part of their Health and Wellness series, Summit Behavioral Health discusses what it is that separates their rehabilitation facilities from others. Chief Operating Officer, Maria Ulmer MA, LMFT, CAADC, answers questions about differences clients will experience when attending Summit versus other drug and alcohol addiction programs.
Ulmer boils down S...
November 03, 2017
Chief Operating Officer of Summit Behavioral Health, Maria Ulmer MA, LMFT, CAADC, recently recorded a video covering teen addiction treatment options as part of to the organization’s Health and Wellness series. In this video, Ulmer discuss the addiction treatment programs that Summit offers to teens and young adults.
For teens who are between the ages of 14 and 18, Summit extends its ...