Faith-based recovery in action

How Does Faith-Based Recovery Work?

Getting through rehab, achieving sobriety, and maintaining it, can take enormous efforts, and sometimes you might feel you don’t have enough strength. Faith-based addiction recovery offers an outlet to those who may be spiritually inclined, and it can deliver surprising results. In faith-based recovery programs, you can connect to a higher power and feel connected…

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What to Expect during Relapse Prevention Therapy

Completing a rehab program can feel exciting, and it is indeed something worth celebrating. Maintaining sobriety long-term, however, can be challenging especially for those who are returning to homes that may not fully support a sober lifestyle. With relapse prevention group therapy, you can discuss challenges with like-minded peers and therapists who understand. Cognitive behavioral…

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Why Relapse Prevention Groups are so Important for Maintaining Sobriety

When someone has completed a rehab program, they may feel a mix of emotions upon returning home. Excitement, victory, anxiety, and nerves can make the return home overwhelming. A relapse prevention group can give you solidarity and help fill any “gaps” in your schedule that you may have otherwise filled with substance use. Fun relapse…

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Common and Fun Group Relapse Prevention Activities

When someone is addicted to drugs or alcohol, it may be difficult for them to envision a life without substance use. Having something to look forward to while being part of something creative can make a big difference in relapse prevention. Fun relapse prevention group activities can give people practice with new skills, explore new…

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How to Get Someone into Rehab

When someone you care about has become addicted to drugs or alcohol, it can be very difficult to watch them deal with the side effects. You may want to get them into rehab, but it’s important to understand that getting someone into rehab should not be done by force or through aggressive tactics. Addiction treatment…

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Getting Through a Meth Comedown Safely and Successfully

Those who use meth do so for its quick-acting energy boost and euphoria. However, this kind of “borrowing” of energy comes with a price. Getting through a meth comedown safely and successfully is not easy. When you experience comedown from meth, you can find a substance abuse treatment center near you for resources and services.…

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How to Successfully Stage an Intervention for Drug Addiction

Nobody wants to confront a loved one about drug addiction. This kind of conversation can be difficult to navigate, as addiction is an emotionally-fraught topic. However, suppose someone is destroying their own life or the lives of others. In that case, it is crucial they are given the opportunity to change and take responsibility. Intervention…

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The Benefits of Faith-Based Addiction Recovery

Upon completing rehab, everyone wants to feel confident that they will have a long-lasting recovery. Feeling as though you have a purpose and you belong here can go a long way in keeping you thriving in sobriety. For those who seek a faith-based recovery program, this deeper purpose and meaning may be found through exploring…

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How Much Is Alcohol Rehab?

For those seeking alcohol rehab, the cost of treatment can be a factor in whether or not they’ll seek treatment. Understanding the cost of alcohol addiction treatment and your payment options can help open the door to affordable care. High costs should not be an obstacle that prevents someone from receiving life-saving care. When you reach…

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