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    A year of having the Kiloby Center as a serene and peaceful atmosphere for working with clients on addiction has revealed a lot about why addiction treatment has such a historically low success rate. The scientific research as well as other programs that focus on traditional therapy often overlook the actual experience of […]

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    A few years ago, neuroscientist Antonio Damasio made a fascinating discovery. He studied people with damage in the part of the brain where emotions are generated. He found that they seemed normal, except that they were not able to feel emotions. But they all had something peculiar in common: they couldn’t make decisions. Damasio has […]

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At the end of the first year, the Kiloby Center for Recovery surveyed past clients to determine how they were doing after participation in our program. This article addresses the results of those clients who participated at the Center for at least one week specifically for generalized anxiety. These results do not include clients who […]

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    The Kiloby Center surveyed past clients who participated in our program for sex or porn addiction during the first year of operation of the Center. Only one client who participated at the Center for sex/porn addiction failed to respond to the survey. Of the clients who responded to the survey and participated in […]

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      After one year of operation, the Kiloby Center for Recovery is happy to publish the results of a survey of our past clients who participated in our drug and alcohol program for at least 21 days during that year, which began on February 3, 2014 and ended on February 2, 2015. These […]

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    Continuous body tapping (CBT) is a new development at the Kiloby Center. One of the characteristics of the Center’s program that distinguishes it from a lot of other treatment centers is the Center’s focus on the body. As Scott Kiloby says, “As long as there is some contraction in one of the chakra […]

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      By Fiona Robertson     Recently, I’ve been reading about habit formation, and the notion of automaticity. That’s the point at which a habit becomes automatic; we find ourselves doing it unconsciously, or at least without much thought. Automaticity also seems to be a hallmark of compulsion or addiction; we come to […]

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After hundreds of years of working with people addicted to alcohol and drugs, we now know what works and what doesn’t in terms of recovery from addiction. The formula is pretty clear. No matter whether you are looking at a mindfulness-based treatment program like the Kiloby Center, a 12 step based program like the Betty […]

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    Some people who seek recovery from addiction to alcohol and drugs believe that merely abstaining from a substance or going through a detoxification program, where the substance is eliminated from the body, is enough to overcome addiction. To understand why it takes more than abstinence and detox in order to recover for most […]

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  By Scott Kiloby     The approach at the Kiloby Center involves not only private and group sessions, but also ongoing skills training which provides tools for people to use throughout the day, all day, to help them live in the present moment in an accepting, self-loving way.  This skills training is an essential […]

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