Navigation Links
Not Celebrating on Valentine's Day?
Date:2/6/2009

SEYMOUR, Tenn., Feb. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Valentine's Day is a special holiday that celebrates the love a person feels for the one closest to them. What happens when the person you love is in pain? Sometimes the only real way to show you care involves medical treatment or intervention. Choices like these, that are seemingly void of romance, are some of the hardest and most important loving gestures a person can give another. The emotional struggle of realizing a loved one needs medical help that can only be administered by a professional is a selfless gesture of compassion and support. And although Valentine's Day does not seem to be the ideal time to make such a difficult decision, this outpouring of love may be the best Valentine's gift one can offer someone in need of treatment.

(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081205/CLF008LOGO )

"It can be terribly hard for people to watch the one they love go through the day to day struggles that addiction, depression and trauma can bring. They want to be able to fix the problems for them, but the truth is, they need specialized medical attention to help them cope with the struggles that have become overwhelming," said Jacqueline Dawes, founder and owner of Brookhaven Retreat, a multidisciplinary treatment facility for women.

Sending a loved one to a treatment center is one of the hardest decisions anyone will have to make. During the holiday, many people put off discussing the necessity of treatment. People may think that the discussion will add stress or worry, when in fact the added stress of the season may be a catalyst for further addiction or depression. Many are plagued with denial, uncertainties about the effectiveness of the program or the inability of the center to provide the individual attention their loved on deserves.

"At Brookhaven Retreat we have an incredible ratio of therapists to clients," said Dawes. "We know that every woman is someone's Valentine, and deserves to be treated with loving care. It's something that sets us apart, and something we are most proud of."

Brookhaven Retreat is a fully accredited and certified dual-diagnosis treatment center located in Seymour, Tennessee. It offers modern, holistic care with compassion and respect from it's highly trained expert staff of licensed therapists, MDs, RNs, nurse practitioners and LPNs. Brookhaven Retreat's mission is to give each woman the tools she needs to feel safe, accepted, complete, self confident, valuable and comfortable in her own skin through skilled therapy, life coaching and medical management.

Some people will never be faced with the decision of sending a loved one to receive treatment. But for the ones that are faced with this daunting challenge there are people available to help. A Brookhaven Retreat client liaison is available to discuss these difficult choices 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. These liaisons can provide a nonjudgmental, positive outlet for understanding what the best course of action may be.

For more information call 877-817-3422 or visit www.brookhavenretreat.com.

About Brookhaven Retreat

Brookhaven Retreat is a unique, voluntary residential treatment facility specially designed to help women overcome emotional trauma or addiction challenges. The fully accredited and certified dual-diagnosis center is America's premier treatment center for emotional trauma and addiction and offers female-specific treatment. Located on 48 beautiful acres in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains, it offers modern, holistic care with compassion and respect from a highly trained expert staff of licensed therapists, physicians, registered nurses, nurse practitioners and licensed practical nurses. Visit www.brookhavenretreat.com for more information.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Brookhaven Retreat
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Smilebox and Lifetime Television Promote Breast Cancer Awareness With Multimedia Designs for Sending Mammogram Reminders and Celebrating Courage
2. Marriage & Family: Celebrating Holiday Traditions
3. UPDATE: Celebrating UC Success Announces Essay Contest Winners
4. Breakthrough Coaching is Celebrating the Launch of Breakthrough Coaching TV
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/26/2016)... ... 2016 , ... Quality metrics are proliferating in cancer care, and are derived ... eye of the beholder, according to experts who offered insights and commentary in the ... Care. For the full issue, click here . , For the American Society ...
(Date:6/26/2016)... , ... June 26, 2016 , ... Pixel Film Studios ... X. , "Film editors can give their videos a whole new perspective by using ... - CEO of Pixel Film Studios. , ProSlice Levels contains over 30 Different ...
(Date:6/26/2016)... ... 2016 , ... Brent Kasmer, a legally blind and certified personal trainer is helping to develop ... The fitness app plans to fix the two major problems leading the fitness industry today:, ... all type program , They don’t eliminate all the reasons people quit their ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... June 25, 2016 , ... ... health policy issues and applications at AcademyHealth’s Annual Research Meeting June 26-28, 2016, ... work on several important health care topics including advance care planning, healthcare costs ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... June 25, 2016 , ... The temporary closing of Bruton Memorial Library on June ... , brings up a new, often overlooked aspect of head lice: the parasite’s ability to ... is not a common occurrence, but a necessary one in the event that lice have ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/23/2016)... 2016 Research and Markets has announced ... report to their offering. ... a favourable commercial environment for MedImmune to enter. The US ... will serve to drive considerable growth for effective anti-influenza medications. ... cap sales considerably, but development is still in its infancy. ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... 23, 2016  Astellas today announced the establishment of Astellas Farma Colombia (AFC), a new affiliate with operations headquartered ... Latin America . ... ... ... ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... -- Research and Markets has announced the ... (United States, China, Japan, Brazil, United Kingdom, Germany, France, ... Surgical Procedure Volumes: ... provides surgical procedure volume data in a geographic context. ... analysis of growth drivers and inhibitors, including world population ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: