Is a disease that creates negative changes in the brain chemistry that is caused by a dependency on drugs or alcohol. The use of drugs or alcohol is primarily to numb emotions, pain, reality, or to simply feel pleasure. However, overtime things that were enjoyable, natural rewards can’t be made because the individual has built a tolerance to the drugs and alcohol. Excessive use of unhealthy substances has the potential to put individuals at high risk of harm or even death. Here at Olympus healing center we focus on the whole person. Beginning at the beginning, we are here to help understand the emotional, physical, and psychological challenges that one faces with addiction, and assist those individuals in creating the life that they want. Without the substances.