Trauma and Gambling Addiction

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This presentation is on trauma and problematic gambling presented by Joanne Ketch, LPC, LMFAO, DC and SAP. Joanne Ketch is an LPC, LMS, LCD and a SAP, or Rdsap. Jane is a multi credentialed clinician serving professionals, medical staff, first responders and military, and Katy, Texas. This is an encore career for Joanne, and since…

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HIV and Intravenous Drug Use

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This presentation is on HIV and people who inject drugs. Thank you to our presenting partner Lisa Hinson at Landrum Counseling and Consulting. Miss Lisa. Thank you, miss Krystle. I appreciate that. And yes, we have known each other for quite a bit of time at mates and teammates. So and I love what Kemah…

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Motivational Interventions in Substance Use Disorder Treatment

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Using Motivational Intervention in Addiction Treatment This week’s presentation is on motivational interventions in substance use disorder treatment. Thank you to our presenting partner Vaughn Gilmore with the Menninger Clinic. There’s a lot here to cover and we’re certainly not going to cover everything but but sort of to start out with really an idea…

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Chronic Pain and The Trauma Egg

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Chronic Pain and Opioid Addiction in America This presentation is on chronic pain and the trauma egg. Thank you to our presenting partner Eric McLaughlin with Intervention 911 and Kemah Palms very own Dr. James Flowers. I’m just going to introduce Dr. James Flowers. Oh, thank you, guys, and I’m so happy to be able…

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Psychological Effects of the COVID 19 Pandemic in Individuals & Families

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Substance Abuse & Addiction During the Covid Pandemic Kemah Palms is an adult residential substance abuse program located in Kemah, Texas, so for those of you that maybe aren’t in the Houston area, we are South Houston towards the coastline about 45 minutes south of Houston. If you are in the area and you know…

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Not Your Parent’s Cannabis

Is Cannabis or Marijuana Safe to Use? Welcome to Kemah Palms Recovery’s YouTube channel, where we post continuing education videos to keep you up to date on relevant information in our field. This presentation is for educational reference only. You must attend our live presentations for continuing education credit. For more information email CEU at…

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What are Common Relapse Triggers for Addicts?

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Today we’ll explore things that commonly function as “triggers” in tempting an addict to return to the familiar bottle, needle, or other source of chemical comfort. Even if you’ve completed treatment at the best drug and alcohol treatment center in South Houston Texas, you’re still at risk for relapse. First, though, a couple of facts…

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What Are the Most Common Signs of Alcoholism?

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Alcohol abuse is one of the leading causes of death in the United States every year. It can be hard to know when a drinking habit becomes a problem. An alcohol use disorder does not develop overnight. But it can take many people by surprise.  Would you know the signs of alcoholism? And if you…

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Opioid Treatment Program in Houston: Healing from Addiction

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One of the most important things in life is to be able to live without pain and addiction. Opioid treatment programs in South Houston offer a variety of ways for you to heal from addiction and get your life back on track.  This blog post will go over some of the pros and cons that…

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Step-By-Step Alcohol Detox in Houston

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If you or someone you know is struggling with alcohol addiction, it’s time to take action. Alcohol detox in South Houston may be the answer you need. The first step is finding a qualified and experienced team of medical professionals who can help.  Alcohol detox in South Houston can be a difficult process for anyone.…

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