Non-12 Step Programs

A Breakdown of 12 Step and Non-12 Step Programs

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: October 19, 2021 Updated: October 6, 2021 Perhaps the most well-known form of addiction and mental health treatment is the 12 step program. However, many people struggling with drug or alcohol addiction don’t really understand what 12 step programs are really about before they begin recovery. Often, individuals…

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How to Make a Relapse Prevention Plan

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: August 28, 2021 Updated: July 26, 2021 By general definition, relapse means to fall or slip back into a former state. Regarding addiction, relapse is a return to drug or alcohol use following a period of abstinence. For mental health, a relapse is the return of symptoms to…

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Things You Learn in Relapse Prevention

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: July 25, 2021 Updated: June 23, 2021 Recovery from drug or alcohol addiction is a lifelong process. After successful detox and participation in a residential or outpatient substance abuse treatment program, you must be prepared to face the challenges of everyday life without resorting to old patterns of…

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Why Family Support is So Important

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: December 7, 2019 Updated: June 23, 2021 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 during addiction and recovery.…