September 13, 2021
Denial and the Addiction cycleMany of us live in a state of denial as a way of coping. The truth is when we’re hurting and our life is falling apart, […]
September 3, 2021
Group therapy is effective but how does it help addiction recovery? When it comes to ending an addiction and sustaining recovery long-term, group psychotherapy and regular, longer term group meetings are […]
August 18, 2021
Learn how to choose the right rehab for your treatment needsOnce you have taken the most important step, that is, the decision to seek help for addiction, trauma or mental […]
August 17, 2021
Has Your Prescription Drug Use become A Problem? For many of us, it can be extremely difficult to admit and accept that a prescribed medication, which may have helped ease our […]
June 7, 2021
For most people, sex addiction is not actually driven by sexual desire but by issues related to intimacy, the need to numb emotional pain, assert control, avoid emotional connection, […]
June 2, 2021
We believe change is possibleImpulsivity is one of the key behavioural issues most closely associated with addiction, with a range of impulsive control disorders commonly co-occurring alongside addiction. The inability […]
May 13, 2021
At South Pacific Private we understand that trauma, addiction and mental health conditions such as depression and anxiety don’t just affect the person, but the network of family and friends.
March 25, 2021
When we’re trapped in the cycle of addiction, it can be difficult to see light at the end of the tunnel.
February 13, 2021
Any of us who’ve been to rehab or a Sex and Love Addicts Anonymous meeting will recognise the messages delivered to us on Valentine’s Day as extremely unhelpful – here’s our advice on getting through it.
February 12, 2021
Primary Therapist at South Pacific Private Luke Jesionkowski answers seven key questions about love addiction, from both his professional and personal experience.