Journey Healing Centers re-launches Athletes with Addiction Program
With the NFL season wrapping, MLB spring training in full gear, and March Madness basketball on the horizon, Journey Healing Centers (private drug and alcohol treatment centers) re-launches its athletes with addictions program. Their holistic healing programs focus on a whole body approach to recovery.
Scottsdale, Arizona (PRWEB) February 28, 2013
After treating many professional athletes with addictions from the MLB (Major League Baseball), NFL (National Football League), and UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championships) and others, Journey Healing Centers re-launches its Holistic Healing Program that assists athletes in overcoming the addiction, get back in the game or retire with alternative pain treatment methods. To reduce the excessive painkiller addictions for athletes, this program provides individualized treatment with licensed addiction therapists (and many of them were also professional athletes), support from personal trainers and transition plans to help the player move into a healthy lifestyle.
The founder of Journey Healing Centers knows first hand the struggles of addiction and professional athletes. CEO Josh Lannon fought as a professional MMA (mixed martial arts) athlete. Josh reflected, “For so many athletes, the game is won or lost before the actual game is even played. If we can get athletes free from the crazy cycle of addiction, the entire team and their family benefits.” With an addiction to winning, drug and alcohol abuse is out of control for many professional sports athletes who will risk it all for a win and to keep playing.
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