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Category: Rehabilitation

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12 May

Transitioning Back to Life After Treatment  Transitioning back into the real world after treatment can be daunting. After you complete an alcohol treatment or drug abuse program, you will be looking forward to starting over. Treatment sets the stage for a recovery period that can take months or years. As you begin this journey and reenter society, you […]

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11 May

Thirteen. That’s the percentage of people with an illicit drug use disorder who received treatment for their addiction in 2019. What happened to the other 87 percent? We don’t know everyone’s story, but we know stigma often plays a part. Stigma causes shame and fear for those struggling with addiction, and it steers them away from treatment […]

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06 May

No one deserves to die of a drug overdose, no one of any age whatsoever. When it’s a person in their 20s or 30s who succumbs, however, the loss might be as much of a shock. It’s not uncommon to get involved in risky activities when you’re young, including overuse of alcohol or use of […]

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06 May

It’s that time of year again when the weather is warming up. For many people, summertime marks a season of drinking, but what about those navigating early recovery or contemplating trying out a sober summer? There are plenty of options available to help keep you busy during the summer months and get you on the road to long-term recovery. […]

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18 February

Going to rehab isn’t the top destination on anybody’s bucket list. Most people would prefer never to have to step foot in a treatment center because no one really wants to have an addiction. While going to rehab may not be a lot of fun, it is something that is sometimes necessary for a person to get […]

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21 December

When you are dealing with addiction, it is common to feel isolated and alone. However, you don’t have to fight against substance abuse by yourself; there are a lot of people who are willing to help you. Finding a sponsor can be a good way to enhance your recovery. When thinking about beginning a relationship […]

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08 December

All rehabs are not created equal. At any licensed drug and alcohol addiction center, you can expect a treatment program to help you detox—but there is so much more to rehab than detox. Luxury rehab offers addiction treatment programs of the highest quality, all in an idyllic setting. Though the cost of luxury rehab is typically […]

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07 December

Various Types of 12 Step Recovery Groups Addiction recovery is a serious, life-saving process, and overcoming substance addiction takes hard work, focus, and dedication. Having a support system of people who understand and can relate first-hand to what you are going through can be a huge help. Combine this with a specialized recovery plan, and […]

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24 September

One of the first things to go out the window during a person’s addiction is their priorities. During active addiction, we allow people to treat us in ways we usually wouldn’t tolerate. We say and do things we know we shouldn’t, and we hurt the people who care about us the most. Being hurtful isn’t […]

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08 September

Receiving professional treatment for a Substance Use Disorder is a no small undertaking. The stress it brings forth can begin even before you arrive at the facility. Feelings of being overwhelmed, intimidated, and having second thoughts are normal to have, and this can be true even if it’s your 2nd, 3rd, or 10th time around. Whether you have committed to getting well on your own volition, were spurred by […]

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