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37 Fictional Drugs and Substances
1 year ago

37 Fictional Drugs and Substances

Are you looking to discover a sixth sense or alter someone’s memory? Have you ever thought of tasting morphling from The Hunger Games or V from True Blood? Maybe something …
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7 Tips for Parents of a Child with an Addiction
1 year ago

7 Tips for Parents of a Child with an Addiction

Jim Savage is a leading proponent of increased family involvement and support as an effective tool for improving treatment outcomes. His book Rehab Works! A Parent’s Guide to Drug Treatment
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Share Your Addiction Story Here
1 year ago

Share Your Addiction Story Here

This is your stage. Tell your story. And we’ll amplify it!  We believe that by sharing our stories of recovery, we can empower others to overcome addiction. We need your voice! We’re looking …
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10 Myths About Addiction
1 year ago

10 Myths About Addiction

Do drugs really “fry” your brain? Once an addict, always an addict? Is 12-step the only way? Do you really have to hit “rock bottom” before seeking help? You might be surprised …
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How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Recovery
1 year ago

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Recovery

When was the last time you truly felt motivated? Motivation can be elusive. It can be fleeting. Too often, it can get lost in the swirl of addiction. Staying motivated in recovery …
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Wake Up and Fight, & More For The New Year
2 years ago

Wake Up and Fight, & More For The New Year

By  • Lists, Music, People

American folk hero Woody Guthrie was just like the rest of us. He began 1943 with a list of resolutions written in his journal that can serve as an inspiration to …
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Recovery Is Better When We Do the Johnny Cash To-Do List!
2 years ago

Recovery Is Better When We Do the Johnny Cash To-Do List!

By  • Music, People

Kissing, worrying, visiting mama — Johnny Cash’s to-do list rocks! And recovery is better with these 10 tips from the Man in Black.

 

If you or someone you know is struggling …
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Seeking Treatment Is a Sign of Strength
2 years ago

Seeking Treatment Is a Sign of Strength

The First Lady recently spoke at the launch of the Campaign to Change Direction, “a nation-wide effort to raise awareness around mental health in America.” This effort, sponsored in part …
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Identifying Cognitive Distortions
2 years ago

Identifying Cognitive Distortions

Cognitive distortions are distorted thinking patterns that cause negative feelings, which in turn can worsen an addiction. How we look at events or situations plays a significant role in how we …
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5 Types of Addiction That Aren’t Drugs or Alcohol
2 years ago

5 Types of Addiction That Aren’t Drugs or Alcohol

By  • Food, Resources, Sex

The progressive disease of addiction affects millions of Americans, and its’ devastating impacts go beyond the life of the addict. Addiction affects the family and loved ones of the addict as …
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