Drug and Alcohol Addiction Treatment

Physical, Emotional and Spiritual Recovery

July 6, 2017
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Drug Rehab: What Will Happen First

Rehab professionals approach substance abuse treatment based on the individual’s circumstances and physical/mental condition, such as the severity of the addiction, the kinds of drug(s) abused alone or in combination, whether or not a co-occurring disorder is involved, and other … Continue reading

June 30, 2017
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Seeking Drug Abuse Treatment: Know What To Ask

The goal of drug and alcohol rehab is to help addicted individuals stop drug use and maintain sobriety while also learning the skills needed to cope with family, workplace and societal interaction. It’s crucial that the individual find a rehab … Continue reading

May 29, 2017
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Jack Hamilton, founder of Florida Center for Recovery (FCR)

ABOUT FLORIDA CENTER FOR RECOVERY OUR HISTORY In 1980 Jack Hamilton, the founder of Florida Center for Recovery (FCR), began his sobriety and a brand new chapter in his life. Propelled by his hope for life and his strong belief … Continue reading

February 25, 2016
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CASAColumbia Releases New Guidelines for Policymakers

The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse (CASAColumbia) has released new guidelines for policymakers to help reduce problems with addiction and other substance abuse related issues. Using science-based information and recommendations, CASAColumbia aims to help policymakers improve wide-scale prevention … Continue reading

April 16, 2014
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How Drug Rehab Has Changed Throughout The Years

It was 1971 when President Richard Milhous Nixon declared the drug war public enemy number one, a status historically reserved for the worst criminals in the country. The world was changing, and the United States wasn’t going to be following … Continue reading

March 20, 2014
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Choosing Treatment: Factors To Consider

Addiction is a very personal event. There are no identical situations. Logically, it follows that there are no absolutes in recovery. There are many variables that affect an addict, their desire to relapse, and their desire to recover. One of … Continue reading

January 16, 2014
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Valium Withdrawal

When dependency develops in the body of a drug user, tolerance is built from previous times the drug was abused. Physical dependency can cause addicts to fear quitting due to the horrifying withdrawal symptoms. With Valium, an addicted individual should … Continue reading

September 30, 2013
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How Can I Change My Life In Four Steps

Life is funny. You wake up every morning, and you have a chance to start anew. Even if you did something really awful yesterday, you can make a commitment to change. And it isn’t that hard to change. That is, … Continue reading

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