TRAUMA-INFORMED CARE: HEALING EMOTIONAL WOUNDS AT RENEW WELLNESS & RECOVERY
September 19, 2023
Drug rehabilitation is a compassionate and unique approach in the field of addiction recovery that addresses the needs of women who are on their healing journey. Renew Wellness & Recovery is a firm believer in Trauma-Informed care, a tool which helps to heal the emotional scars often associated with addiction. View the content.
Addiction is often closely linked to traumatic events and emotional distress for many women. Traumas may be traumatic events from childhood or recent experiences. They can have a major impact on the progression and persistence of addiction. Renew Wellness & Recovery knows how important it is to address these underlying issues, which is why their Trauma Informed Care Approach was designed.
Trauma informed care: Trauma informed care is a treatment approach that acknowledges trauma and its impact on the individual. The goal is to establish an atmosphere of trust and safety, while acknowledging the uniqueness and needs of individuals who may have been traumatized.
Healing Emotional Wunds: A Trauma-Informed Approach acknowledges addiction as a means for people to cope with pain and distress caused by unresolved traumatic events. This approach goes beyond addressing addiction to heal emotional wounds which fuel the substance abuse.
Experiential and expressive techniques: Renew Wellness and Recovery uses a range of therapy methods that enable women to process and explore their traumas within a supportive and safe environment. Art therapy and equine therapies are examples of expressive and experiential therapies. They provide an alternative way to express and heal.
Trauma-Informed care is all about creating an atmosphere of trust and safety. Renew Wellness & Recovery’s highly-qualified professionals make sure that each woman feels valued and secure. The atmosphere encourages women’s openness and helps them to work through traumas.
Women are empowered to control their own healing process by Empowerment and Recover: Trauma Informed Care. The program provides women with the resources and tools they need to confront their past traumas, breaking the addiction cycle.