Introducing Sarasota Teen and Adolescent Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP)

Family reunited with their teenager after attending Sarasota adolescent IOP at Sarasota Addiction Specialists

Sarasota Adolescent Substance Abuse Intensive Outpatient Program Opening August 1st Sarasota Addictions Specialists is excited to announce that we officially open our Adolescent Substance Abuse Intensive Out-Patient Program August 1, 2022.  Our program is in-network with Blue Cross & Blue Shield as well as Cigna.  We are working towards obtaining in-network contracts with other major […]

What is Shame?

What is Shame Newsletter from Sarasota Addictoin Specialists, an alcohol and drug rehab in sarasota florida

August 2022 Newsletter Sarasota Addiction Specialists continues to expand our treatment programs available to the Sarasota Community!  We currently offer Substance Abuse Intensive Out-Patient Treatment to Adolescents & Adults.  Our Programs are in-network with Blue Cross and Blue Shield and Cigna.  We are currently working on becomng in et-work with Aetna and United Healthcare.  Our programs […]

Change that Leads to Growth

Change that Leads to Growth Sarasota Addiction Specialists May Newsletter

Sarasota Addiction Specialists May 2022 Newsletter Hello Everyone! Sarasota Addiction Specialists haa been working hard to provide the services necessary to serve our community.  We are excited to announce that we will be launching an Adolescent Intensive Out-Patient Program in August of 2022!  Our program will consist of 3-3 hour groups a week, Individual therapy, […]

What Comes After Sarasota Drug and Alcohol Detox

So you’ve completed detox and now you’re wondering what comes next. One of the most common reasons for relapse is a failure to secure ongoing treatment after detox. Many people believe that if they can just clear the drugs from their system, they will no longer have the desire to use. But addiction is more […]

Introducing MindSol Wellness Center

Hello!  Sarasota Addiction Specialists hopes that everyone had a fantastic Independence Day!  We have some very exciting news and updates we would like to share with you all! On April 1st, 2021 SAS opened its doors to its sister company, MindSol Wellness Center.  This side of our business is open to treat various forms of […]

Step Zero

“Out of the Darkness, There is Light.” What is Step Zero?  Step Zero is the realization and insight obtained through the painful process of addiction that the substance of use is causing interference and destruction in someone’s life.  This realization comes with the clarity that another way of life exists.  The unfortunate truth about addiction […]

Trauma as the Root Cause of Addiction

“Out of Suffering Have Emerged the Strongest Souls, The Most Massive Characters are Seared with Scars” -Kahil Gibran Trauma is one of the root causes of addiction. The suffering that occurs as a result of trauma leaves an individual in a place to seek out the one thing all human beings embark upon: to sooth […]

Emotional Recovery’s Importance in Addiction Treatment

“There is no ache more deadly than the striving to be oneself.” – Yevgenily Vinokurov Who am I? What is the purpose of life? Why am I here? What is it that makes me who I am? How do I just be my real self? Do these questions sound familiar to you? As clinicians, these […]

COVID-19 & Its Impact on the Recovery Community

As treatment providers for substance abuse, we all know that social distancing goes against everything we have been trained with regard to treatment of addiction. We tell our clients from the beginning of their treatment to reach out to others, be honest, share their feelings, DO NOT BE ALONE TOO LONG, AND DO NOT ISOLATE. […]

Drug and Alcohol Treatment in the Time of COVID-19

Dear Friends, We hope that this communication finds you and your family safe and well during these extraordinary times. SAS has spent time thinking about the current world health crisis and the toll it is taking on our communities, families and individuals. We feel that at a time like this it is important to focus […]