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August 29, 2016
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6 Questions to Ask Before You Go to Rehab

6 Question to Ask Before You Go to Rehab So, you have made the life-changing decision to get help for your addiction — now what? Asking for help can be the most vulnerable and terrifying decision you have ever made. Luckily, you do not have to […]
August 26, 2016
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Relapse Prevention: Tools for Preventing a Relapse

Relapse Prevention: Techniques for Preventing a Relapse Relapse is a danger for anyone who has embarked on the journey of recovery from substance abuse. It is generally accepted that relapse is most likely to occur in the first 90 days of recovery, but the risk remains […]
August 25, 2016
What Is Recovery

What Is Recovery: Recovering from Addiction

What Is Recovery? In this blog, “What is Recovery?” I explore some of the more complex aspects of what recovering from a drug and alcohol addiction is really like. Individuals in recovery know what recovery means to them, but often times, loved ones have a more […]
August 24, 2016
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Depression and Addiction: Treating a Dual Diagnosis

Depression and Addiction Depression and addiction are common comorbid conditions. According to the National Institute of Mental Health’s Epidemiological Catchment Area study, among individuals with lifetime major depression, 16.5% had an alcohol use disorder and 18% had a drug use disorder. Both problem drinking and drug […]
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