Holistic Health is a part of Betty Ford’s Pain Management Program in fact it is such an integral part of the protocol that 7 of the definitions of what is done for patients are all holistic in approach. More and more today people are beginning to see and accept the value of using a holistic approach when dealing with additions recovery.
Holistic Health deals with pain management and there are areas of holistic health, such as Quantum or energy medicine that focus on pain elimination verse pain control or management. The old medical model that makes up the modern medical science model has not yet made room for the discoveries that are being made in the Quantum Mechanics/Physics field. However that is not stooping their effectiveness from being applied/
Holistic health is a concept in medical practice upholding that people’s psychological, physical and social needs should be seen as a whole. Adaptive Plasticity, The brain is not static. It has the ability to reorganize and …
Patients treated at Betty Ford Center include those with co-occurring disorders such as chronic pain. Addiction to pain medication is a frequent diagnosis, and the Center’s Pain Management Track goes well beyond the traditional approach of symptom relief.
Chronic pain is a disease of the brain, and– given an optimal environment – the brain of the chronic pain patient retains the ability to heal and return to normal function.
Addiction Treatment and Recovery
Holistic Health is a part of Betty Ford’s Pain Management Program because simple drug intervention to stop an addiction is like letting a fox into the hen house. The fact that pain and chronic pain have neuro-pathways in the brain that need to be rerouted and new neuro-pathways are created by redirecting your thinking has not been lost on the health professionals at the Betty Ford Center.