The Recovery Blog
The role of willpower in addiction recovery – Part 1
What is willpower? Willpower is the mind’s ability to say ‘Yes’ or ‘No’ when faced with a decision. We areRead more.
Three Reasons to Choose an Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP)
Intensive outpatient programs (IOPs) are increasingly becoming an alternative to more costly and often less convenient residential (inpatient) addiction treatmentRead more.
The role of goal setting and goal proximity in treating addiction
A comprehensive plan for recovery will often require setting goals. This may include goals around moderation criteria, improving physical health,Read more.
Benefits of IOP for Borderline Personality Disorder
An Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) can be beneficial for people suffering from borderline personality disorder. By its nature, an IOPRead more.
How to help a friend who is suffering from addiction
Here are some things to consider when a friend is suffering from addiction: Share with your friend that you areRead more.
The role of acceptance in treating mental health issues
Recently, we were asked by a publication about our views on the use of restraint and the concept of acceptance.Read more.
Our very own Dr. Gragossian was recently interviewed
Dr. Seda Gragossian, of Talk Therapy, was recently interviewed by EarnMyDegree.com on the subject of entering the field of rehabilitationRead more.
What Google Trends are telling us about Addictions
Google search trends offer us a unique view into the habits and interests of our society. With approximately 88% ofRead more.
Addicted to Jello Shots
According to Google Trends, the top searched “red white and blue” item during the 4th of July holiday was “JelloRead more.
Talk Therapy is featured in TalkSpace on Addiction in the LGBT Community
Dr. Seda Gragossian was recently interviewed by TalkSpace, on the subject of addiction in the LGBT community. Dr. Seda spokeRead more.
Opioid addiction and the link to prescription pain medication
This is a multi-faceted problem and I would like to shed some light on the prescribing process. Unfortunately, general physiciansRead more.
We offer addiction treatment at our professional office location in Sorrento Valley, San Diego
Visit the Talk Therapy center at its location, situated in Sorrento Valley and easily accessible from major highways in SanRead more.