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Holistic Therapy And Treatment

Getting To Know About Holistic Therapy


Applying holistic therapy to enhance traditional methods of treatment, an addict might find help.

Holistic therapy treatments are used side by side to other treatments. Holistic methods helps bring the body, mind and spirit into balance.

Facilities that use holistic therapy apply to exercise, meditation, and nutrition in their treatment regime.


The techniques of holistic medicine concentrate on the general person's health through traditional physical treatment of addiction is also present.


Some holistic therapies used are:

  • Yoga practice
  • Chinese tai chi chuan
  • Guided meditation
  • Acupuncture
  • Massage therapy
  • Spiritual therapy
  • Scheduled exercises
  • Proper nutrition
  • Counselling
  • Art therapy

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Holistic Methods In Addiction Treatment

Techniques customized to fit each client is used in this form of treatment. The general well being of a person will be boosted by holistic therapy.

Sleeplessness, inadequate nutrition, and mental fatigue are among issues that holistic therapy can address in a patient. The plans offered by holistic therapy are flexible and are catering for the requirements of every individual.


Holistic therapy usually aims to:

  • Revealing the hidden addiction causes
  • Helping individuals resist urges
  • Getting the person's body back in shape
  • Increasing self-confidence
  • Changing the person's perspective about the drugs

Types Of Holistic Dependency Therapies

Holistic therapy combines various aspects of robust living and also includes exercise and meditation.


Mainly, therapy methods include the following:

  • Therapy For Nutrition
  • Well-being is an essential condition of successful recovery of an addict.
  • Checking the patient's diet will go a long way in making sure they recover.
  • It is not too late to start taking a good nutrition.
  • Keeping The Body In Shape Technique
  • Regular exercising helps the body learn to work with routine, reduces fatigue and gives strength to the body.
  • Sport training is an essential aspect of treatment.
  • There are various activities depending on the centre and some include activities such as hiking, canoeing, climbing and riding horses.
  • Meditation
  • Engaging in mindful reflections also helps in recovering.
  • Supervised meditation is an integral section of most holistic plans for addiction treatment.
  • To help the recovering users gain clearer minds, yoga and tai chi may also be provided to help improve meditation.
  • Massage And Acupuncture
  • Massage is yet another commonly applied holistic treatment method since it helps to relax the body.
  • If one has been using the drugs for sometime, stimulation of the acupoints is another effective way of overcoming the addiction.

Programs that get satisfactory results are based on conventional methods of treatment. Medical supervision often becomes a necessity when looking forward to managing withdrawal symptoms from quitting alcohol and other central nervous system [CNS] depressants.

Some of the practices involved in this technique include:

  • Medically assisted detox
  • Professional medical assistance
  • Counselling sessions

For support outside the treatment facilities, most ex-addicts join support groups like the 12-Steps NA and AA or 4-point SMART for continued emotional support and encouragement.


Identifying A Holistic Therapy Clinic Near You

Holistic treatment technique is now being used in many rehab centres all over the world.

The philosophy behind holistic therapy is simple. It aims to locate and maintain a balance in all aspects of life and is compatible with various addiction treatment methods. Yoga and meditation is well compatible with psychotherapy in giving patients practical knowledge about the ways to control psychological pressure. You na resist the urge to use the drugs when you learn how to control your feelings in a positive way.


All types of drug and alcohol addictions can be overcome by using the different techniques. You can find a treatment program that is designed based on your needs in many treatment centres near you.

Welcome to call us on 0800 246 1509 and choose a treatment centre offering holistic treatment.