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Relapse Prevention Techniques

Relapse Prevention Techniques Relapse prevention techniques can be the difference between a successful recovery and repeated failure. These strategies stop relapses before they start by refocusing the mind, avoiding pitfalls, and relying on others for support. Continue reading for some of our favorite methods to reduce the likelihood of relapse. Distraction One of the most…

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Myths About Drugs

Myths About Drugs Myths about drugs are prevalent all over the world. People’s conceptions of what constitutes a drug, which drugs are dangerous, and what happens when one gets addicted are sometimes woefully misguided. Read on below to discover three of the most pernicious myths about drugs. Myths About Drugs and Alcohol Contrary to some…

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What Are the Alternatives to AA?

Alcoholics Anonymous meetings have helped millions of people across the world. However, not everyone benefits from AA programs. Some don’t find the 12-steps useful, and others may need something a little more structured to begin with. If you’re interested in the benefits of AA, but want something different than Alcoholics Anonymous, you should know that…