Intelligent technology keeps addicts on the straight and narrow
Johannesburg, South Africa, October 2012 – Elim Clinic, situated in Kempton Park, provides in-patient treatment for people 18 years and older who are addicted to alcohol, drugs, medication and gambling. C3 Shared Services, turnkey intelligent fire and security specialists, have designed an intelligent perimeter solution that prevents patients in the Clinic from procuring contraband outside the confines of the Clinic.
There is always hope for addicts
ELIM Clinic Professional Rehabilitation Centre in Spartan hosted its annual open day on March 25.
They invited the public to come and see what really happens in a rehabilitation centre, Sorika de Swardt, addiction consultant at Elim Clinic, said.
“There are so many misconceptions about rehabilitation facilities which might deter those who suffer from addiction to seek help.”
“One drink will be too much and a thousand will not be enough”
This is true for addicts all over the world say Sorika de Swardt, Addiction Consultant at Elim Clinic, Professional Addiction Treatment Centre.
With the sound of Christmas music in the air and people rushing to get gifts and Christmas cake, there is a feeling of jolly and cheer. It is also this time of year when people all over the world use more alcohol. There is a group of people however, who should complete abstain from alcohol says Sorika de Swardt, Addiction Consultant at Elim Clinic.
Addiction consultant to speak in USA.
NEVER in her wildest dreams did she imagine going to Las Vegas – and that for work.This is according to Mrs Sorika de Swardt, who will represent Elim Clinic, a professional addiction treatment centre in Spartan, at an international congress on addiction.
Nyaope: the latest teen drug
Nyaope is a concoction of low grade heroin mixed with other powdered substances.
June 26 is International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking is commemorated around the world. ”Make health your new high in life, not drugs”, is this year’s theme.