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Setting Realistic Goals in the New Year

As the temperature continues to get cold outside, many people think about how they can ring in the New Year. If this sounds like you, then make sure that you do so safely. According to information that has been published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than one out of every…

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How To Remain Connected During Recovery

When someone decides to go through rehabilitation and a substance abuse treatment program as a treatment for an addiction, they may worry about staying connected with those they usually spend time with. There are several ways to make sure you have a connection during recovery. Why Connections Are Important During Recovery While in recovery, you…

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Family Dynamics of Addiction

Many people do not realize that addiction’s family dynamics are fundamental to address when an addict goes through a recovery program. Family and addiction have a deep connection. Here are the reasons why exploring family therapy programs is every bit as important as treatment for an addict. Everyone Has A Role When It Comes To…

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What Is An Intervention?

If you have a loved one with addiction difficulties, you likely want to help them in any way you possibly can. Unfortunately, for many people with addictive behavior, stopping is not always first and foremost on their minds. Hosting an intervention is an option. If you are unsure about the process, read on to gain…

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Holiday Survival Skills

If you are struggling with a drug or alcohol addiction, and you are in the process of trying to recover, finding ways to cope with triggers when they occur is an absolute necessity. Unfortunately, when the holidays roll around in Florida, staying sober seems to become harder to accomplish. Here are ways that Harmony Hills…

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Recovery Vs. Sobriety

Alcohol use disorder, or what used to be termed alcoholism, is a condition that requires an alcohol addiction treatment program to stop its effects from ruining lives. Like any substance, alcohol can be abused. When it is frequently misused, it can alter brain chemistry, causing individuals to become addicted. This disease requires professional support to…

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Learning Life Skills After Addiction

If you or someone is currently dealing with addiction and has committed to recovery, you may wonder what happens when treatment commences. One of the aspects many clients need assistance with as they heal from the physical and psychological aspects of addiction is integrating into everyday life. Sometimes addiction erodes the practical skills we’ve developed…