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Psychotherapy vs. Counseling

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: February 25, 2020 Updated: January 13, 2021 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…

A therapist helps his patient by defining rehab counseling

Defining Rehab Counseling

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: January 4, 2020 Updated: February 4, 2020 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,…

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

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: December 5, 2019 Updated: January 21, 2020 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…