The Science of Addiction Infographic

A commitment to evidence-based treatment means understanding and treating the root of addiction. At The Oaks at La Paloma, we value treating the whole person instead of individual symptoms, which is why we use a time-tested treatment model based on trusted research. As findings surrounding chemical dependency evolves, it’s important to stay up-to-date on this disease and its effect on the United States.

There are many environmental factors leading to addiction in an individual. the home that they live in, or environment around that home can be a huge part of their addiction. Associated with that can be peers and friends in that community or school that they attend.