Discover the Pioneering Methods Transforming Mental Health and Addiction Treatment
As we stand at the forefront of an exciting new era in mental health and addiction treatment, we’d like to take a moment to share with you the remarkable progress happening in our field. At Legacy Treatment Center, we’re not just observing these advances; we’re part of the pioneering movement, helping shape the future of healing.
Traditional therapy has long held a foundational role in treating mental health and addiction disorders. However, as with all facets of healthcare, evolving societal needs and scientific discoveries necessitate continual progression and innovation. Legacy Treatment Center is stepping into this space, applying cutting-edge therapies and techniques to provide transformative care for our clients.
One revolutionary approach we employ is Outdoor Behavioral Healthcare (OBH). This approach marries traditional therapeutic modalities with the restorative power of nature and experiential education, facilitating profound healing and growth. In OBH programs, clients participate in outdoor activities and adventures that help cultivate resilience, confidence, and vital life skills.
We also focus heavily on family therapy, recognizing its crucial role in fostering healing and recovery. We utilize Attachment Therapy and Emotion Focused Therapy (EFT) to address relational issues and promote healthy bonding within families. We’ve been successful in hosting video sessions, allowing us to conduct 3 or 4 family sessions prior to our intensive two-day in-person family workshops and continue with another 3 or 4 sessions post-workshop. We host weekly parent support and education groups, and we do cutting-edge Attachment work, all of which provide vital reinforcement to the healing process.
Mindfulness-Based Therapies such as Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) and Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) are instrumental in our work. By teaching clients to focus on the present moment without judgment, these techniques foster an inner calm that aids in managing stress, depression, anxiety, and addiction.
In recognition of the complexity of our client’s experiences, we also place significant emphasis on trauma work and identity work. Understanding the profound impact of past trauma and grappling with identity issues, we incorporate therapies that enable individuals to process these experiences. This crucial work serves as a springboard for their healing journey, helping them understand their unique identities and resolve the traumas that often underlie mental health and addiction challenges.
In addition to these innovative techniques, we continue to refine our approach using evidence-based practices such as weekly progress monitoring. By tracking our clients’ progress and adjusting our therapeutic approach accordingly, we ensure each individual receives optimal care at the right time.
These are just a few of the pioneering methods transforming our approach to mental health and addiction treatment. As we step into the future of healing, we’re more committed than ever to offering compassionate, effective, and transformative care for our clients.
Thank you for your continued support and belief in our mission. We look forward to keeping you updated on our work and the exciting advancements on the horizon.
Author- Derek Daley & Dr. Maddy Liebing