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Why You Should Consider the Advice to Go to Rehab

When addicts think about discussing their drug problems with their loved ones, they often picture a full blown intervention that results in considerable stress. Because addicts envision this scenario, they often hesitate to discuss their addictions with loved ones in...

The Psychological Value of a Positive Outlook

Although having a positive outlook during treatment and recovery is an essential component to success, it can also be dangerous if recovering addicts become overly positive about their recovery. The greatest danger is underestimating one’s disease while also...

A Guide to Different Types of Therapy

With many different forms of therapy available at a wide variety of treatment facilities, individuals looking for addiction rehab may feel overwhelmed by the choices and unsure about how to find the best one for their needs.  Knowing how to narrow down not only the...
recent from Treatment & Rehab Why You Should Consider the Advice to Go to Rehab
Why You Should Consider the Advice to Go to Rehab When addicts think about discussing their drug problems with their loved ones, they often picture a full blown intervention that results in considerable stress. Because addicts envision this scenario, they often hesitate to discuss their addictions with loved ones in fear of disappointment, judgment and...
recent from Cocaine Addiction Side Effects of Chronic Cocaine Use
Side Effects of Chronic Cocaine Use The effects of cocaine appear almost immediately after the first dose, and they can disappear within minutes to an hour afterwards. When taken in small amounts, the drug typically causes a sense of euphoria and sensitivity to light, sound and touch. Users chase the euphoric feeling, but they create an ever...
recent from Detox Why Cocaine Detox Is Not Enough
Why Cocaine Detox Is Not Enough Cocaine abuse is the most common drug problem among patients entering rehab. Thousands of Americans have sought recovery from cocaine’s destroying lifestyles and relationships. While a number of patients enroll in quick detox with the intentions of staying clean, long-term sobriety is difficult to achieve....
recent from Help for Friends & Family Why You Should Consider the Advice to Go to Rehab
Why You Should Consider the Advice to Go to Rehab When addicts think about discussing their drug problems with their loved ones, they often picture a full blown intervention that results in considerable stress. Because addicts envision this scenario, they often hesitate to discuss their addictions with loved ones in fear of disappointment, judgment and...