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What Types of Disorders are in Dual Diagnosis

Recent studies have shown that while addiction rates continue to be on the rise, a new development in the depths of the disease is becoming just as important in the fight for sobriety. 80% of people who suffer from addiction also struggle with a mental disorder. This is called a co-occurring disorder, and its prevalence…

Why Family Support is So Important

Research has shown that not only is addiction linked to genetics, but it is also proven to be a “family disease”. In other words, each person in the family has a cause and effect on the addict both during addiction and during recovery. This is why the family support in sobriety is so crucial if…

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What are Harm Reduction Programs?

There is a whole lot of opinions being thrown around these days on the best ways to combat the opioid epidemic. We were recently told by our President that the best method was going to be anti-drug advertisements. Other people say its funding more treatment centers. Others even say Medically Assisted Programs are the way…