Transitioning out of treatment and back into everyday life can be difficult for anyone. However, this can be particularly difficult for veterans. Not only do veterans face challenges transitioning away from treatment, but even before that, they face difficulties and challenges transitioning back into civilian life. Helping veterans find purpose…More info
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The influential spiritual teacher and author of The Power of Now, Eckhart Tolle, once said, “The power for creating a better future is contained in the present moment: You create a good future by creating a good present.” As people, treatments, and populations evolve, the landscape of the recovery industry…More info
The primary text of 12-Step recovery (most commonly known as the “Big Book“) has an entire chapter devoted to helping others in recovery. This chapter is quite aptly entitled “Working with Others,” and it emphatically declares, “Practical experience shows that nothing will so much insure immunity from drinking as intensive…More info
The fear of opiate withdrawal symptoms can cause many to postpone participation in detoxification and treatment. Those addicted to opioids may worry about how long opiate withdrawal will last. Hawaii Island Recovery understands how you feel. Throughout the opiate withdrawal process, your body and mind go through several phases as…More info
Medication-assisted therapy (MAT) is one of many tools we can utilize in recovery from addiction. Combined with therapy, MAT helps rehabilitate the lives of those who have struggled with substance use disorder (SUD) and other mental health disorders. Furthermore, MAT, under the care of board-certified medical directors, is a valuable…More info
Adapting to everyday life after retiring from the military can be difficult for veterans. Fortunately, veteran-specific treatment is available to help veterans better adjust to civilian life. Residential treatment transforms lives in a myriad of ways, from helping veterans recover from addiction to providing structure and certainty amidst day-to-day chaos….More info