What is Addiction?

What is Addiction?

 According to the American Society of Addiction Medicine, addiction is a primary, chronic, neurobiological disease with genetic, psychosocial, and environmental factors influencing its development and manifestations. Addiction is also characterized by behaviors that...

Dr. Marshall featured in article and interview on Pasadena Black Pages

Check out Dedicato Treatment Centers very own Dr. Marshall in his interview with the Pasadena Black Pages. In the interview/article titled: DR. KEITH MARSHALL: LIVING PROOF, ALL OBSTACLES CAN BE OVERCOME, written by Dennis Haywood, Haywood recaps his experience...
12 Step & Social Support

12 Step & Social Support

How 12 Step Groups Work You can decide if have an addiction.  You can go to a 12 step meeting and hear other people’s stories and decide if there are any similarities between their stories and yours. You can overcome some of your denial about addiction. You see...
Group Psychotherapy

Group Psychotherapy

GROUP PSYCHOTHERAPY Group Therapy The purpose of group therapy is to assist each individual in emotional growth and personal problem solving.  Group therapy encompasses many different kinds of groups with varying theoretical orientations that exist for varying...