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7 Intervention No-No's

7 Things to Avoid During an Intervention

If you had a loved one who is in the grips of an addiction to drugs and alcohol, you and your family are feeling that you are like an old time preacher wrestling with the Devil himself. When your family is attempting to get a loved one the help they need, there can be tremendous difficulty […]

Dual Diagnosis

6 Signs Dual Diagnosis Treatment May Be Right For You

When we look at someone who is struggling with substance abuse, we often pin the onus of their addiction to the actual use of the substance itself. However, the actual abuse of drugs and alcohol is more often than not a symptom of a much deeper issue. For those who are struggling with mental disorders […]

5 Hurdles

The 5 Hurdles Facing Women In Recovery

Those who are on the path and journey of recovery know that the journey in of itself is ongoing and can provide its’ share of formidable challenges.  This is especially true of the journey that women undertake on the road to long-term sobriety and recovery.  While both men and women face similar challenges in recovery […]

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Is a Family Member Going to Treatment? A Basic Guide On What to Expect

Is a family member going to treatment in order to address their addiction? If you are reading this article and the answer is a resounding YES, you and your family are no doubt going through a wide range of emotions. You may be happy and extremely relieved that your loved one has finally made the […]

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Luxury Rehab vs. Regular Rehab Facility: Which Is Best?

You’ve committed to entering a drug or alcohol rehab program, and you’re researching facilities. Or, perhaps you’re still considering whether you’re ready to undergo treatment. Now the question is which type of facility is better: luxury rehab, or a standard rehab treatment center? We’ll examine the advantages of both and demystify the suspiciously high success […]