He was an honored Sergeant who served three tours in Afghanistan. He had a beautiful home, a loving wife and two children who adored him. His return to civilian life was filled with excitement for a new career and opportunities. Could he move on from the memories and flashbacks of violence that haunted him? Would the pain and the feeling of disconnectedness ever go away? At the age of 32, he lost the war that raged within himself.
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a heartbreaking psychological disorder that often occurs after experiencing a traumatic event. Many people with PTSD turn to drugs or alcohol as a way to cope with the intrusive memories and horrid flashbacks that interfere with their daily life. Recovering from the duality of chronic substance abuse and PTSD requires personalized treatment. That is why our alternative PTSD treatment center in Sedona, AZ helps to bring the person back to balanced emotional and physical health. For people who are in a deep state of trauma, traditional recovery methods, alone, may not be enough. With specialized, holistic PTSD treatment and our Integrative Addiction Recovery℠ program. The Sanctuary at Sedona is making it possible for people to recover from PTSD, alcoholism, and drug addiction by aligning and healing their collective mind, body, soul, and spirit.