Planning an Alcoholism Intervention for Your Spouse

April 19, 2008

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Having a spouse that has an alcohol addiction can cause a great strain on your relationship. Many times, an alcoholic does not even realize that they have a problem.

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How to Know if Outpatient Drug Rehab is Okay for Drug Addiction

April 18, 2008

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Choosing the right substance abuse treatment program is essential to your overall success and long term recovery. Making the commitment to seek inpatient care for drug treatment can feel overwhelming and scary.

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How Addiction Treatment Can Help

April 15, 2008

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Those who struggle with an drug addiction problem often feel as if they can’t stop. They feel as though the addiction is too hard to break on their own. While they would like to stop, they feel as if they can’t.

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Facts and Statistics of Drug Abuse

April 14, 2008

Drug abuse relates to all drugs, whether they are classified as legal (prescription and non-prescription) or illegal (“street”) drugs. Drugs can be consumed for recreational purposes, as in getting “high”, but they can also be consumed to alleviate emotional problems and stress.

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Hey teens, does your friend have a Drug Abuse problem?

April 13, 2008

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Many teens are very loyal to their friends. Lots of friends you’ve had since literally forever and you’ve been through a lot together. You’ll stick together – thick and thin. But now you’ve got a friend in trouble and you really don’t know what to do.

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Drug Rehab is Not a Six Week Program

April 11, 2008

Drug addiction is an ongoing battle with someone who suffers from the disease. It is not something that can be cured in six weeks of drug rehab. Anyone who suffers from substance abuse knows they will spend the rest of their lives battling the disease.

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Good Days and Bad Days in Addiction Treatment

April 10, 2008

In the process of recovery from drug addiction and alcoholism, there will be many bad days and good days along the way. In order to maintain sobriety, you have to learn how to make the best of both of these times.

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Things to Remember in an Alcohol Intervention

April 9, 2008

An alcohol intervention can allow the addict to see that they have a real problem and get the help that they need from a rehabilitation program. This is a very difficult time for families, and emotions about the addiction run deep.

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Stereotypes Aboout Alcohol Abuse Hurt Everyone

April 8, 2008

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Stereotypes about alcoholism do not benefit anyone in society. They only serve to create a stigma against addicts that is usually unfair and can make them reluctant to get the help that they need for recovery.

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Enjoying Your Time in Drug Rehab

April 5, 2008

The hard work that’s involved in being successful at a quality addiction treatment center is often talked about, but rehab involves happy times as well. It isn’t just about weeks or months of all work and no play.

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