Worried You’ll Relapse? A Solid Aftercare Program Can Help

Worried You’ll Relapse? A Solid Aftercare Program Can Help   If you’re worried you’ll relapse after you’re done with your addiction treatment program, you’re not alone. Many people who do really well while they’re in rehab actually find that they really struggle when they are faced with the prospect of staying clean and sober outside [...]

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Preventing Relapse–Identifying Stages, Signals and Cues

Preventing Relapse--Identifying Stages, Signals and Cues Preventing relapse is one's core priority in any recovery effort. It is the foundation and other benefits and pursuits of recovery depend upon this simple foundation. Treatment and skill building help prepare you for the tough times of sobriety. You can prepare well at the outset of your efforts, [...]

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8 Ways to Prevent Relapse on Drugs and Alcohol

8 Ways to Prevent Relapse on Drugs and Alcohol Alcohol and drug addiction in the United States is at an all-time high. It's tough to watch the nightly news anymore without hearing something about the opiate epidemic going on, or lives being destroyed on account of alcohol or drugs. This is no longer the elephant in [...]

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Is Stress a Predictor of Relapse?

Is Stress a Predictor of Relapse? Stress seems to be at an all-time high these days, with many people complaining that they just don't have enough time to get all the things done that they need to. Some work stressful jobs or have heavy loads in school. Others have families to tend to, financial struggles, [...]

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Chronic Relapse After Rehab – What Can You Do to Stop it?

Chronic Relapse After Rehab – What Can You Do to Stop it?   If you’ve been to rehab and you still find that you’re struggling with chronic relapse, you should know that you’re not alone. Thousands of people who have gone to addiction treatment still find that they are struggling with relapsing again and again. [...]

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Avoiding Relapse–Maintaining Your Gains

Avoiding Relapse--Maintaining Your Gains Avoiding relapse is the name of the game after you have detoxed and completed rehab. Especially in what we call early recovery, or the first few months after getting sober, people are typically at high risk for relapse. It simply takes time to get the patterns of your new life established, [...]

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Signs of Relapse in Your Loved One – Can You Help to Stop It?

Signs of Relapse in Your Loved One – Can You Help to Stop It?   Knowing the signs of relapse is important, but how can you use it to help your loved one in recovery? Can you even help? Chances are, you’re looking for these signs in your loved one every time you see or [...]

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Preventing A Relapse – Is There Any Truly Effective Way to Do It?

Preventing A Relapse – Is There Any Truly Effective Way to Do It?   When you’re working to overcome an addiction, it can feel like preventing a relapse is nearly impossible. Since everyone recovers differently, it’s important that you have your own system down to help you stay clean and sober. Then, for many, the [...]

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After A Relapse – Steps to Take, and What to Look for In Relapse Prevention

After A Relapse – Steps to Take, and What to Look for In Relapse Prevention   After a relapse, things can feel as if they’re falling apart. All you’ve been doing to get and stay clean and sober and all you’re trying to accomplish in your new life might be feeling as if it’s hanging [...]

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Aftercare Treatment Increases Recovery Success

Aftercare Treatment Increases Recovery Success The very first step to becoming free from alcohol or drug addiction is to accept the fact that you are indeed an addict. Once you are able to accept this, you'll be ready to begin journeying your recovery journey. Oftentimes, someone who is ready to get sober and clean will [...]

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