Individual Substance Abuse Counseling
The effects of Substance Abuse radiate out from the individual and reach families, friends and co-workers. As a Substance Abuse Counselor at The International Center for the Attainment of Love and Joy, we provide patients with the skills needed to live a drug-free, alcohol-free existence. Our Licensed Psychologists work with you as an Individual Substance Abuse Counselor at a discreet Coon Rapids, MN location.
Coping Skills to Avoid Self-Medication
The approach to living a life of sobriety that is taken at The International Center for the Attainment of Love and Joy does not incorporate medications. We offer skills training that helps you to break the addiction cycle. Acting as a Recovery Coach your Individual Substance Abuse Counselor will provide ways for you to enhance your motivation for change. Together we can foster your coping skills to avoid the overwhelming urge to self medicate.
Common Components of Addictive Behaviors
Substance Abuse, whether it involves Alcohol, Street Drugs or Prescription Drugs is a complicated, multi-determined issue. Patients at our Coon Rapids, MN clinic often have addictive behaviors that are rooted in three different components.
- Biological component of addictive behaviors
- Social component of addictive behaviors
- Psychological component of addictive behaviors
Relationship of Trust with Substance Abuse Counselor
The relationship between a Substance Abuse Patient and his or her Substance Abuse Counselor is very important. Developing an environment of trust requires support, feedback and structure in a non-threatening atmosphere. Together we can break the cycle of compulsive behaviors that lead to self medicating rather than dealing with life’s struggles.
Positive Reinforcement for Change
Through positive reinforcement from your Licensed Psychologist aggressive confrontations can be avoided. We can use techniques that give you the coping skills that allows you to take personal responsibility. By learning skills to cope with adversity in a healthy manner, you can unlock a life of Sobriety with Serenity, Joy and Love.
Minnesota Licensed Psychologist
The International Center for the Attainment of Love and Joy provides positive reinforcement for changed behaviors. We have very experienced Licensed Psychologists who offer group and private counseling. As your Individual Substance Abuse Counselor, we can build a relationship of trust that provides and opportunity for healing. Our approach uses techniques that encourage a positive, lifelong journey of serenity and sobriety.
The International Center for the Attainment of Love and Joy provides a safe Coon Rapids, MN environment for achieving Sobriety, Serenity and Healing.
The International Center for the Attainment of Love and Joy – Call or email today at 763-572-2326, 1-877-527-2326 or email at