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7 Tips to Prevent Relapse

September 29th, 2021|

One of the biggest challenges that people recovering from substance abuse face during recovery is the high risk of relapse and falling back into the same dangerous cycle they’re trying to get away from. Recovery

Dual Diagnosis: Substance Abuse and Depression

September 14th, 2021|

Depression is a serious mental disorder that affects an estimated 1 in 10 Americans. Unfortunately, clinical and severe depression often goes untreated, with less than 50 percent of depression sufferers world-wide receiving the care they

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How Long do Withdrawals Last?

August 17th, 2021|

Addiction or abuse of drugs or alcohol can cause the brain to become reliant on the effects of that substance in the body. When that substance is no longer present, a person may experience significant

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Drug Abuse Posts

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Is There a Difference Between Substance Abuse and Addiction?

November 2nd, 2018|Comments Off on Is There a Difference Between Substance Abuse and Addiction?

The line between substance abuse and addiction runs a bit thin, but it is there - even though many people use these terms as if they are interchangeable. Although individuals may not be "addicted"

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3 Reasons Why Your Environment Matters During Addiction Treatment

October 25th, 2018|Comments Off on 3 Reasons Why Your Environment Matters During Addiction Treatment

Many people pay too little attention to the environment in which they seek addiction treatment, other than ensuring it meets some minimums of comfort, safety, or confidentiality. However, surroundings during an addiction treatment episode can

Recovering from Drug and Alcohol Addiction in Florida

June 12th, 2018|Comments Off on Recovering from Drug and Alcohol Addiction in Florida

  Whether one lives in the Sunshine State and wants a local drug recovery facility option or they're looking to get away from life for a while in a new location, Florida offers several reasons

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Family & Support Advice Posts

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How to help someone with PTSD

July 3rd, 2019|Comments Off on How to help someone with PTSD

Understanding how to help someone with PTSD is challenging. Life is unpredictable and full of experiences that shape and define us. Whether positive or negative, most of what we go through in life will build

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How To Cope When Your Significant Other Is In Rehab

July 24th, 2017|Comments Off on How To Cope When Your Significant Other Is In Rehab

He has begun his rehab treatment, and you haven’t heard from him in weeks. You’re happy that she’s getting help for her addiction, but part of you is worried that she won’t be the

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Can PTSD Cause Addiction?

June 30th, 2017|Comments Off on Can PTSD Cause Addiction?

As we all know, the effects of major traumatic events in life can have a real, lasting impact on the human psyche. In extreme cases, the effects can cause such repeated pain developing into a

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Rehabilitation Practices & Methods Posts

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What Is Holistic Drug Rehab?

October 9th, 2018|Comments Off on What Is Holistic Drug Rehab?

You’ve heard something about holistic drug rehab, but aren’t quite sure if treatment like this is effective—or what it involves. Will you still go through detox and receive group and individual therapy if you choose