Waismann Method Podcast: Tips for a Healthy Holiday

Tips for a Healthy Holiday – Waismann Method® Podcast

Everywhere you go there are tips for a sober happy holiday, usually in the form of an article, a meme, or social media post. Today Clare Waismann, RAS/SUDCC and David Livingston, LMFT answer questions about the deeper principles of having a healthy and healing holiday, especially when dealing with issues of substance dependence, including expectations…

What is Happiness - Waismann Method Podcast

Happiness: What Is It? – Waismann Method® Podcast

How do we know if we are experiencing happiness? What is the definition of happiness? How does it affect our psychological health, and what is its relationship with opioid or other substance use disorder? On today’s episode, Clare Waismann, RAS/SUDCC, David Livingston, LMFT and Dwight Hurst, CMHC address this complicated emotion. Episode 12: What is…

Barriers to Seeking Substance Abuse Treatment

Most Common Barriers to Substance Abuse Treatment

Clare Waismann and David Livingston join to talk about obstacles that may arise from fear, family dynamic, and problems that occur within the treatment world. What are your personal barriers to seeking addiction treatment? Whether it’s a social stigma, fear of failing, relapsing, treatment cost, and/or accessibility, find out why it is important to seek…

Family Relationships and Addiction

How to Help a Family Member Struggling With Addiction

Family members of those struggling with opioid dependence or other substance abuse often ask “What should I do to help my loved one struggling with addiction?” There are no easy answers to these problems, and every situation is an individual one. In this episode of the podcast we discuss techniques, tips, and important principles to…

Importance of Medical Detoxification

The Importance of Medical Detoxification

Clare Waismann explains the importance of safe, professional medical detoxification processes to overcome opioid dependence. Without adequate medical assistance through opioid withdrawal, individuals face increased risks of serious health events and relapse. Clare is a true believer in substance abuse treatment based on each individual’s physical and emotional needs. The goal is to help people…