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The road map to drug addiction recovery is all in the routine

While you were in a drug rehab and away from home, your time was structured in a way that promoted consistency and a routine. That structure is not always present now that you've left treatment [...]

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You’re finally sober now what?

The irony of an addictive disease is that those closest to the person with the addiction suffer tremendously in desperate hope that their loved one can become sober. It's horrifying to watch someone you care [...]

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Three Easy Ways to Maintain Your Sobriety

Maintaining sobriety can be difficult for anyone who has struggled with drug or alcohol addiction. First, you have to physiologically recover from the chemical dependence caused by alcohol, heroin, methamphetamine, and most prescription drugs. This [...]

What is DBT?

DBT stands for Dialectal Behavioral Therapy. It's a comprehensive cognitive-behavioral approach that emphasizes the psychosocial aspects of treatment. According to the theory supporting DBT, some people are more prone to overreact towards certain emotion situations [...]

Rehab for Everyone

Drug addiction can affect anyone regardless of their age, gender, or sexual orientation. However, not all treatment centers are willing or able to treat an individual who identifies as transgender. Some facilities are more prepared [...]

The Hunger Illusion Counseling Method

Addicts suffer from extreme cravings for their drug of choice. Some addicts must get their drug or risk going through withdrawal symptoms. Families and friends of addicts may host an intervention for an addict who [...]

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