SALT LAKE CITY — This is your brain. This is your brain and the science behind addiction. An endless loop of successes and failures. Desperate to get clean, some battling addiction are turning to a new treatment. Therapist Trish Henrie-Barrus, with Whole Health Recovery, has worked with patients with addiction for 25 years. She said amino acids, organic compounds that form proteins, can heal the brain and help patients recover long term.