Dope Sickness and MAT Strategies

“If you’ve ever had the flu it’s like that, but times 100,” said Arizona writer Diane Woodruff. She’s explaining what it feels like to be dope sick, a term referring …

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How Texas Culture Can Aid Recovery

Texas is a gigantic state both in size and population. It is second in geographic size to Alaska, and second to California in population size. As in other states, health …

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8 Addiction Forums for Recovery

Are you contemplating joining an addiction recovery forum? Is it to share your thoughts, to understand addiction from the perspective of other people, or to inspire you to take action? …

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How Experiential Therapy Treats Addiction

When treating addiction, there are many different options available. There are many different medicines, therapies, recovery meetings, and rehab options that can help people struggling with drug or alcohol abuse. …

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Stopping Dry Drunk Syndrome

Some people who are sober are still lonely, anxious, or depressed. They are struggling to bring more happiness to their lives. Quitting drinking does not automatically change people’s lives. Sober …

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Types of Counseling for Drug Abuse

There are many types of counseling for drug abuse. All these changes aim to improve the odds of kicking drug abuse, help to lower the risk of relapse and enable individuals …

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Understanding Sobriety Tokens

Sobriety Tokens, also known as AA Chips are round, small shaped tokens given out to the members of a 12 step program. This includes Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) and other types …

Recovery and Treatment Are Personal

  It may be a cliché, but it’s true: fame and fortune do not necessarily buy happiness. Money and recognition don’t provide immunity against drug addition, alcohol abuse, and mental …