The Link Between PTSD and Drug Addiction – Dual Diagnosis

The Link Between PTSD and Drug Addiction – Dual Diagnosis - Plum Creek Recovery Ranch

People who have been exposed to traumatic events often experience long-term distress that becomes disabling. This is also known as post traumatic stress disorder or PTSD. Sometimes people use drugs or alcohol to manage their symptoms related to PTSD, which can lead to substance use disorders and addiction. In behavioral health, this condition is considered […]

Program Highlight – Inpatient Drug Addiction Rehabilitation Near Austin

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Over a year ago, Signature Healthcare Services added to their family of healthcare facilities with a luxury inpatient drug and alcohol addiction rehabilitation center. Plum Creek Recovery Ranch is located just outside of Austin, Texas on the original Briarpatch Ranch–and ideal setting for adults in recovery. The ranch seamlessly transitioned into a residential treatment facility […]

We Accept Humana Health Insurance Coverage for Drug & Alcohol Rehab

We Accept Humana Health Insurance Coverage for Drug & Alcohol Rehab - Plum Creek Recovery Ranch - Austin, Texas

Texas Rehab Center Accepts Humana Health Insurance Plum Creek Recovery Ranch, a state-of-the-art drug and alcohol addiction treatment center near Austin, Texas, now accepts Humana health insurance. Our approach to substance use disorder treatment allows our residents to detach from the distractions of everyday life, so they can explore the true cause of their addiction […]

We Accept Cigna Insurance Coverage for Drug & Alcohol Rehab

We Accept Cigna Insurance Coverage for Drug & Alcohol Rehab - Plum Creek Recovery Ranch

Texas Rehab Center Accepts Cigna Health Insurance Plum Creek Recovery Ranch, a state-of-the-art drug and alcohol addiction treatment center near Austin, Texas, now accepts Cigna insurance coverage. Our approach to treatment allows our residents to detach from the distractions of everyday life, so they can explore the true cause of their addiction and learn the […]

Sparrow Therapy System Helps Residents Recover From Opioid Addiction

Sparrow Therapy System Helps Residents Recover From Opioid Addiction

“One of the reasons there’s an opioid epidemic is that the withdrawal symptoms, the painful, excruciating detox process to get off opioids, is so bad that most people can’t endure it.” -Daniel Powell, Spark Biomedical CEO The opioid crisis has affected an astonishing number of people. According to the US government’s 2019 statistics, there were […]

Plum Creek Recovery Ranch Now Accepts Magellan Health Insurance

Magellan Health insurance coverage for inpatient treatment - Plum Creek Recovery Ranch

Texas Rehab Center Accepts Magellan Health Insurance Plum Creek Recovery Ranch, a state-of-the-art drug addiction treatment center near Austin, Texas, is now an in-network provider for Magellan Health insurance. Our approach to treatment allows residents to detach from the distractions of everyday life, so they can explore the true cause of their addiction and learn […]

Is There a Difference Between Alcohol Abuse and Alcohol Dependence?

Is There a Difference Between Alcohol Abuse and Alcohol Dependence? - Addiction Treatment Center near Austin - Plum Creek Recovery Ranch

According to the 2019 National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), 85.6% of people ages 18 and older reported that they drank alcohol at some point in their lifetime. We know that since the COVID-19 pandemic this number has only increased due to loneliness, finding ways to cope with stress and even boredom. Although […]

How to Talk to a Loved One About Seeking Addiction Treatment

How to Talk to a Loved One About Seeking Addiction Treatment - Plum Creek Recovery Ranch - Drug Rehab near Austin, TX

Is someone you love struggling with addiction to drugs or alcohol? You may not know unless you first understand what addiction is and what you can do to help. Understanding addiction can give you an advantage when trying to address this problem. Heavy drug and alcohol use can lead to addiction, especially if someone is […]

The Importance of Family Involvement in Addiction Treatment

The Importance of Family Involvement in Addiction Treatment - Plum Creek Recovery Ranch - outside Austin, Texas

Addiction is a disease that affects the entire family. So much so, that many professionals refer to addiction as a “family disease.” Dr. Joseph Lee, CEO at the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation describes addiction in the family this way: “Even though we know addiction is a disease, there are behavioral aspects that hurt families. People […]

Alcohol Misuse and Abuse: Withdrawal Symptoms & The Detox Process

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The abuse of alcohol could be considered a byproduct of popular culture. There is no shortage of opportunities to drink socially. Now that pandemic restrictions are being relaxed globally, happy hours, work functions, holiday parties, and gatherings at bars or restaurants are a part of day-to-day life. There is really no debating it, alcohol consumption […]