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substance abuse intervention

Substance Abuse Evaluation – Why It’s Important and What to Expect

1. What is A Substance Abuse Evaluation?
For most people dealing with substance abuse, an evaluation, especially when conducted by a professional, is an unpleasant process. Opening up your soul to show your inner struggles to a stranger is difficult.
The goal of the evaluation […]

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Substance Abuse Intervention – The Basics – Part 1

Addiction is a dangerous condition that destroys an individual and their life. Dealing with such condition requires patience, time, finances, most importantly unconditional love and support.
Recognizing the symptoms of addiction is the first step to initiating a substance abuse intervention. […]

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Relapse Prevention Therapy and Strategies

Millions of people go through addiction recovery every year. For some, the recovery process is a new thing, and for others this is their second, third, even fourth time trying. Unfortunately, it’s well-documented that relapse rates are surprisingly high, and […]

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The Connection between Anxiety and Addiction

Almost every individual, at some point in their life, has experienced anxiety. That feeling of worry when facing a problem at work, before taking an exam, or making an important life decision. These constant feelings of worry, fear, and nervousness […]

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Addiction Intervention Methods and Techniques – Part 2

Addiction often causes a feeling of shame, fear, and loneliness. People struggling with this condition live their lives feeling guilty for the things they do. Many of them need help but are afraid to ask. When it comes to substance abuse […]

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Holistic Rehab – A Different Approach to Addiction Recovery

The effectiveness of addiction treatment has been widely debated. Recovery is a sensitive topic that covers all aspects of the individual’s life. According to SAMHSA, “A person’s recovery is built on his or her strengths, talents, coping abilities, resources, and inherent values. […]

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10 Signs You Need Drug Rehab

Admitting that you are dealing with drug addiction is hard. Especially when you are the only person left to see the seriousness of the situation and finally accept that has a problem. Regardless of the severeness of your addiction, getting professional […]

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Addiction Rehab Centers – Luxury vs. Free Rehab

The real reason an extremely low number of addicts make the decision to receive professional help is the lack of funds or insurance. For millions of people, paying for rehab is not an option. Out of the many treatment facilities in […]

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