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What Is Outpatient Treatment?

What is Outpatient Treatment? You may have wondered, “Just what is outpatient treatment?” Is it as effective as inpatient rehab? Will it fit into my life and schedule? Also, what programs does it offer? The questions you have may be numerous but you can find many of the answers below. Read on to find out…

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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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Is There a Cure for Alcoholism?

In today’s fast-paced society, most people prefer a quick fix. In the world of addiction treatment, however, there’s no instant cure for alcoholism. The only cure takes comprehensive, ongoing treatment, support, accountability and dedication. However, the right tools and resources can make it easier to combat an addiction to alcohol. Relapse Rates for Alcoholism One…