Treatment of Heroin Addiction

Ausra Tauginaite, LCP Treatment of Heroin Addiction            Research has shown that integration of both medication and therapy is the most effective approach to treat heroin addiction. At Elemental Center, Ltd. we treat opioid addiction by integrating both methods. Detoxification        When people addicted …

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Inner Child Wellness

Who is the “Inner Child”? Adapted from an article “Tools for coping with Life’s stressors” Coping.org The “Inner Child” is the:  Little child you were who desired to be nurtured, cared for, and loved. This child still resides within you as an adult. Free spirit, pixie, and elf you have …

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BOTOX and Depression…Really??

Learning to smile more and frown less. Can the expressions on our face affect our mood? Well yes according to some recent studies. Smiling more and frowning less may be an additional treatment for long term treatment resistant depressive symptoms. “Our emotions are expressed by facial muscles, which in turn …

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Asperger Syndrome Fact Sheet

Asperger’s Association of New England 51 Water Street, Suite 206, Watertown, MA 02472 (617) 393-3824 Asperger Syndrome Fact Sheet About AS: It is a neurological disorder that affects the way information is processed in the brain. AS is a hidden disability. Many people appear very competent, but they have difficulties …

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FREE OUR GIRLS

This is the new millennium and in 2014 it is disheartening to realize the huge amount of violence and subterfuge bondage that girls go through. I am alarmed and deeply enraged about the plight of more than 200 girls kidnapped by the terrorist group Boko Haram in Nigeria while attending …

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The ‘Tween’ Years

By Erica Ray, LCPC, NCC If you welcomed your little bouncing bundle of joy into the world around 2003, then you’re now living with a ‘tween’.  “What is a tween?” you might be thinking. This term of endearment was believed to be coined by J.R.R. Tolkien when referencing the reckless …

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