patient and therapist discussing psychotherapy vs counseling

Psychotherapy vs. Counseling

Psychotherapy vs. Counseling When it comes to treatment for drug or alcohol addiction, people often use the term psychotherapy vs. counseling interchangeably. Although both disciplines have some similarities, they also differ in their approach. Knowing the difference can help clients decide which type of treatment is best for their condition. Let’s take a closer look…

A therapist helps his patient by defining rehab counseling

Defining Rehab Counseling

Defining rehab counseling as a form of therapy designed to guide someone as they transition from addiction to recovery.   Rehab counselors work with clients who have an addiction to drugs or alcohol. Once a person gets out of detox, the counselor guides them through every stage of rehab until they reach full recovery. Clients…

man engaging in rehab counseling

What is Rehab Counseling, and How Will It Help You?

You may have asked yourself, what is rehab counseling? That’s a common question because most people see rehab as something that’s only a physical issue. It’s getting clean, in the sense of getting substances out of their system. But there’s more to rehab than just the physical aspects. If we don’t address the mental health…