Drug and Alcohol Addiction Treatment

Physical, Emotional and Spiritual Recovery

August 11, 2017
by Staff Writer
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Staying Clean After Rehab

Staying clean after rehab is the final and most crucial stage of drug recovery. It’s the stage when the individual can finally live life free from addiction, rebuild relationships with loved ones, practice daily techniques to maintain their sobriety, and … Continue reading

August 23, 2016
by Staff Writer
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Identifying Triggers on the Path of Sobriety

Staying sober isn’t as simple as staying away from drugs. There are many things that can go wrong in maintaining one’s sobriety, such as experiencing a surge of cravings, feeling depressed or bored, or unexpectedly finding oneself in a situation where … Continue reading

August 21, 2015
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Addiction Relapse and “Lapses”

Addiction relapse is probably considered to be the most frustrating, toughest obstacles to overcome for individuals attempting to recover from drug or alcohol addiction. Relapses are a constant return to drug use, more often an undesirable return to drug use. A … Continue reading

May 14, 2015
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Tips for Relapse Prevention

Recovery from addiction is often thought of as simply quitting use of an addictive substance. However, it’s not all that simple and straight-forward. A better way of thinking about recovery is prevention of relapse, as relapse itself is one for … Continue reading

August 5, 2014
by Lets-Do-It
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Addiction Treatment During Hospitalization Helps Prevent Relapse

When a patient is hospitalized because of a drug overdose, what happens after they are discharged from the clinic/hospital? Do they return to their drug abusive behavior as if nothing happened, or do they seek help and attempt to quit … Continue reading

March 17, 2014
by Lets-Do-It
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St. Patrick’s Day and Your Recovery

There are many holidays in the year that are somber, many that are religious, and then there are the holidays that are party-hearty, fun-filled, let’s get down and boogie type of holidays. St. Patrick’s Day is one of those holidays, … Continue reading

February 6, 2014
by Lets-Do-It
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Approaching Triggering Emotions

A trigger is an item, a person, or even an emotion that can cause a recovering addict to experience strong cravings for whichever substance they abused in the past. Triggers are dangerous, most especially for the newly rehabilitated. They can … Continue reading

January 31, 2014
by Lets-Do-It
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Weekend Relapse Prevention Tips

For most people, the weekend signifies a time of relaxation, fun times and worry free activities. For addicts, weekends can actually bring a sense of stress and uncertainty. Generally speaking, most individuals work during the weekdays and have the most … Continue reading

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