A Safe and Sober Thanksgiving

A Safe and Sober Thanksgiving You don’t need to have alcohol for a good Thanksgiving. If you are in addiction recovery, alcohol will not only complicate your day, but it will derail your program. With the significant holiday quickly approaching, there are many things you can do to prepare yourself for keeping your sobriety intact…

people having sober fun in the lake

Staying Sober This Summer

It’s official, summer is in full swing! What’s not to like about longer days, family vacations, get-togethers with friends, and warm weather? If you are in recovery, however, summer can pose an increased temptation to use drugs and alcohol. Going to visit relatives and seeing an old crowd can be triggers for individuals in recovery.…

Tele-Health

Tele-health, Hybrid Virtual IOP and PHP

Our new Tele-health Program  Changing Tides Treatment will be providing our patients who receive out patient, IOP and PHP services with a hybrid- virtual program via ZOOM, a HIPAA compliant secure video conferencing service, this is Tele-health.  This service will be offered “at”  our location in Ventura, CA. We have made this decision because we…

time for treatment?

How do you know when it’s time for treatment? Many people feel fear and shame about using substances, and as time goes on, they may normalize substance use even through increasing consequences – leading both the people using and their loved ones to ask – when is it time to go to treatment? While each…