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Nation's First Inpatient Treatment Center For Internet Addiction Launches In Pa.
BRADFORD, Pa. (CBS) – The nation's first inpatient program for Internet addiction has launched in Pennsylvania. The hospital-based treatment program, led by renowned Internet-addiction expert and Psy.D. Kimberly Young, will be run by Bradford Regional …
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Welcome To Internet Rehab
Welcome to Internet rehab. It's the first inpatient Internet addiction treatment center in the country, located in the Behavioral Health Services unit at Bradford Regional Medical Center in Pennsylvania. Many of us have joked at one time or another …
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Internet Addiction Gets Its Own Treatment Facility
Internet addiction — it's a real thing. So real that this coming Monday (Sept. 9) the first inpatient treatment program for Internet addiction will open at Bradford Regional Medical Center in Pennsylvania. Some liken the disease to alcohol addiction …
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New Alcohol Treatment Programs Now Available at Drug Rehab Center Allentown
But the truth is, if you consume alcohol regularly, or if you use it to regulate your physical or psychological feelings, you are abusing alcohol.” Drug Rehab Center Allentown has restructured their treatment programs to help people struggling with …
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Four beds ready to treat Internet addicts
That sentiment could change on Monday, when the country's first inpatient treatment program for Internet addiction opens at Bradford Regional Medical Center in Pennsylvania. "I've been studying Internet addiction since 1994," says Dr. Kimberly Young, …
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Cuomo spikes drug rehab center
… citing “sufficient” drug treatment opportunities “in the greater community.” Last week's decision follows strong opposition from a local pol and residents who argued that a building filled with young families was a bad spot for the outpatient drug …
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Hazelden, Betty Ford Center say they'll merge
Even before the merger is approved, Mishek said the Betty Ford Center plans more outpatient treatment sites in southern California and Hazelden will do the same in its current markets. Hazelden aimed to double the number of people treated at outpatient …
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Rehab centers struggle to keep drugs out
Falkowski, now president of Drug Abuse Dialogues, an educational organization on drug and alcohol abuse in Minnesota, has heard stories of desperate addicts trying to distill fruit pilfered from the cafeteria into alcohol. At a treatment center where …
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Passages Malibu Marks National Drug and Alcohol Addiction Recovery Month
National Recovery Month means business as usual at Passages Addiction Treatment Centers in Malibu and Ventura. The two addiction treatment facilities provide the latest and most progressive treatment options available in the industry. Clients from …
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Zac Efron and 4 Other Celebrities That Went To Rehab For Secret Drug
Despite Odom's claim that he is not a drug addict, the 33-year-old athlete entered a drug and alcohol rehabilitation center in September, only to leave one day later, according to a report from TMZ. PHILIP SEYMOUR HOFFMAN. Philip Seymour Hoffman …
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Four beds ready to treat Internet addicts
That sentiment could change on Monday, when the country's first inpatient treatment program for Internet addiction opens at Bradford Regional Medical Center in Pennsylvania. "I've been studying Internet addiction since 1994," says Dr. Kimberly Young, …
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Rehab centers struggle to keep drugs out
When Bethany Ehrhart, 23, wanted to kick her addiction to painkillers, her mother, Darlene, found the money for top-of-the-line treatment at the world-renowned Betty Ford Center. A week after her arrival at the celebrity rehab in Rancho Mirage, Calif …
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New treatment center helps shed misconceptions about Internet addiction
The nation's first inpatient treatment program for Internet addiction opened this month in Bradford, Pennsylvania. It's a ten-day program that involves a thorough search for internet connected devices, a three-day quarantine, and hopefully a cure …
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17 (HealthDay News) — Treating drug and alcohol addiction with a concentrated approach called chronic care management may be no more effective than a single medical appointment and addiction referral, according to a new study. Results of the year-long …
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Zac Efron and 4 Other Celebrities That Went To Rehab For Secret Drug
Despite Odom's claim that he is not a drug addict, the 33-year-old athlete entered a drug and alcohol rehabilitation center in September, only to leave one day later, according to a report from TMZ. PHILIP SEYMOUR HOFFMAN. Philip Seymour Hoffman …
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PA hospital's inpatient internet addiction treatment is nation's first
“Treatment facilities have sprung up in recent years, but a psychiatric hospital in central Pennsylvania is now set to become the country's first facility of its kind to offer an inpatient treatment program for people it diagnoses with severe Internet …
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Country's first inpatient treatment center for internet addiction is growing
(CNN) — High above the frozen Potomac River in the nation's capitol, Ryan Van Cleave stood on the Arlington Memorial Bridge, contemplating his life. It was New Year's Eve 2007, and the married father of two asked himself, "Is this really something I'm …
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Do You Need a Digital Detox? First In-Patient Rehab Facility for Internet
Can you go more than a few hours without checking your Facebook? Does the idea of being away from your laptop or iPad make you break out into a sweat? Do you spend so much time on the Internet that you're ignoring your friends, family, and work?
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'Game changer' to reshape rehab
Most addicted criminals in Multnomah County never qualify for even one round of inpatient treatment. The VOA center's 52 beds are reserved for Multnomah County men on probation or parole. Gilgan had a history of arrests for burglary and drug dealing.
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