Medical Detox During COVID-19

Article by: Nicole Miller, Special Programs Coordinator Santé Center for Healing   Overcoming addiction doesn’t always start with going to residential treatment, it starts with detox. During the COVID-19 pandemic, most hospitals are being inundated with those dealing with and fearing they have COVID-19. An increase in COVID-19 doesn’t mean people will stop needing medical…

a man asking his doctor how can i stop drinking

How Can I Stop Drinking?

Whether you occasionally drink too much or have an alcohol abuse disorder, you may want to curb your intake or give up alcohol completely. How can I stop drinking? Follow the tips below and look into an alcohol detox program to safely quit your drinking habit. Additionally, you can contact Santé Center for Healing in Argyle, TX, to…

a woman feeling hopeless because she can not find Anxiety treatment

Finding Anxiety Treatment During A Pandemic

As the stock market declines, people are requested to stay indoors, and many people experience anxiety at the state of the world right now, the need for anxiety treatment has never been greater. In the last few days, people have already experienced social isolation, panic, and difficulties working remotely. Types of Anxiety Disorders Anxiety manifests…

a doctor filling out a substance abuse evaluation for a new patient

Substance Abuse Evaluation

If you have a court-ordered substance abuse evaluation, you probably want to know what to expect. In short, a substance abuse evaluation determines the extent of your drug and alcohol problem. A substance abuse professional conducts the interview and recommends a treatment and education plan. At Santé Center for Healing, we conduct evaluations and also offer addiction detox services and addiction…

a woman explaining to her partner how addiction affects families

How Addiction Affects Families

When a person is struggling with addiction, they often feel like it’s solely a personal experience. In fact, because of the devastating facts that addictive substances have on the user, it might not be obvious to them how addiction affects families. When a loved one is struggling with addiction, their parents, children, and spouses often…

a woman showing signs of codependency and her friend trying to help

Signs of Codependency

An addiction to a substance such as drugs or alcohol is a complex matter. It not only affects the person who is using these substances, but it also affects those people around you as well. Codependency is a behavior that can occur in relationships in which one person has an addiction. Knowing the signs of codependency is…

a doctor explaining dbt vs cbt to a patient


CBT and DBT are common treatment options for a variety of conditions including treatment for substance use disorder. Though they have some similarities, there are also crucial differences. Understanding DBT vs CBT will help you and your counselor or therapist choose the best treatment option for your particular situation. What Are The Differences? Treatment methods…