Moms Get Help with Addiction – One Group Making It Possible

Moms Get Help with Addiction – One Group Making It Possible   One Ohio group is ensuring that moms get help with addiction, and they’re celebrating their 20th anniversary. For many, the S.T.A.R.T. program of Cuyahoga County, Ohio has been a ray of light, and it’s being replicated in as many as 14 other parts [...]

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You Can Survive Addiction and Lead a Healthy Life

You Can Survive Addiction and Lead a Healthy Life You can survive addiction. There is help available from trained professionals who specialize in the problems you have. If you can reach out to that help and follow suggestions, recovery can be yours, too. It is important that, despite how hopeless you feel, you understand that [...]

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You Deserve to be Healthy, Successful and Happy

You Deserve to be Healthy, Successful and Happy You deserve to be healthy and that can happen through addiction treatment and continued recovery efforts after treatment. Even though you may not believe that it the case, it is. Recovery happens and it is yours for the choosing. Your choice to recover involves work, but the [...]

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Finding Hope – It Starts with Just One Decision

Finding Hope – It Starts with Just One Decision   Finding hope is really hard when you’re battling an addiction to substances or alcohol. Chances are, when you’ve decided that you’re ready to work on kicking your damaging habit, you’ve also really struggled with the effects of your addiction. You might be at the bottom [...]

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Is It Too Late? No, It’s Not.

Is It Too Late? No, It’s Not. Is it too late for you to recover? You’d be surprised how many other people want to know the same thing about themselves. It’s common, actually. Addiction beats us up so badly that we can’t help but feel hopeless. Inside the compulsion of substance use that continues despite [...]

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Fear of Change–Does It Hold You Back?

Fear of Change—Does It Hold You Back? Fear of change is one of the most common fears among us. Our sense of stability and security is in large part hinged to things remaining the same. However, sameness and rigidity are not natural. We live dynamic lives and are dynamic creatures. That means that we are [...]

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Pain Heals in Treatment and Recovery

Pain Heals in Treatment and Recovery Pain heals through treatment and recovery efforts as you seek to overcome addiction. If you are still in active addiction, you may not be able to conceive of that or even to begin to believe it though. That’s because addiction does a lot of things to our thought processes. [...]

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Get Serious About Treatment–You Can Do It

Get Serious about Treatment--You Can Do It Get serious about treatment if you’re tired of a life controlled by compulsive substance use. Your chances of recovering from substance addiction are dramatically increased if you get help. People who try it on their own often cannot successfully complete withdrawal and detox. However, a good treatment program [...]

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Mind Prep—Getting Ready for Change

Mind Prep—Getting Ready for Change Mind prep is perhaps far more important than you may think when you’re facing a challenge. Preparing yourself for something like a treatment program stay, for instance, is a very internal process. Typically, people engage in a long process of thinking about getting sober and postponing it. Ambivalence is normal [...]

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Mindfulness Can Get You Through

Mindfulness Can Get You Through Mindfulness is the practice of being in the moment and attentive to what is in front of you. The practice involves techniques that help you focus, get perspective and stay in the here and now rather than worrying about the future or being entangled in the past. It is particularly [...]

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