Drug & Alcohol Addiction Treatment

The latest news and information on drug and alcohol addiction Treatment.

April 21, 2017
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6 Things To Stop Telling Yourself About Addiction And Alcoholism

Much of recovery is about changing your perspective and keeping your outlook on the right track. Usually, it’s a false perspective that prevents people from getting sober, or convinces them they don’t need to be […]
April 19, 2017
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Peer To Peer Recovery Works

You’re in the emergency room for another overdose. The looks on the doctor’s and nurses faces aren’t unfamiliar, you’ve seen them so many times before. Disappointment, judgment, compassion, sympathy, and a genuine concern for your […]
April 12, 2017
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You Still Need To Work On Your Emotional Recovery If…

Emotional recovery is a part of recovering from drug and alcohol addiction. Being emotionally recovered is essential to staying clean and sober. You’re A Stress-ball: Everyone experiences stress and everyone handles stress a different way. […]
April 11, 2017
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Grieving Your Addiction

Addiction treatment and therapeutic recovery involve a lot of grief work. Grief is often repressed in many people due to significant losses in their lives. Unable to cope with the pain and many emotional stages […]
April 7, 2017
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How To Date When You Have Depression

Dating is a natural evolution in recovery after taking some time to work on yourself. Now that you’ve healed and grown, it’s time to put yourself out there and let other people see how amazing […]
April 6, 2017
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Damaging Myths About Addiction And Treatment

Addiction and treatment are hard for most people to understand if they haven’t been personally affected by it. Clearing the fog of myths regarding addiction and treatment is important for making sure more people get […]
March 26, 2017
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Social Media Is Like Feeding Garbage To Your Self-Esteem

One behavioral psychologist who wrote a piece on social media and self-esteem for The Huffington Post found these startling numbers among the 28-73 year olds he interviewed: 60% of people using social media reported that […]
March 24, 2017
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Do You Have To Take Suboxone For Opioid Addiction?

Using Suboxone or any other medication assisted treatment is not a requirement for opioid addiction recovery. However, many people find that short term use of the drug can be helpful. What Is Suboxone? Suboxone is […]
March 23, 2017
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Did We Help Pay For The Opioid Epidemic? Not Exactly

More people die of overdose due to opioids than they do to car crashes or gun violence, as of the most recent analyzed data coming from 2015. In the last few years, the topic of […]