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3 Stages of Relapse

3 Stages of Relapse

Recovery from addiction isn’t a straightforward path for most people. There are many obstacles along the way, and many people experience more than one relapse during the recovery process. It’s a common belief that relapse is situational and happens quickly in an...
Loneliness and Addiction

Loneliness and Addiction

How do you define loneliness? In basic terms, it’s the state of being alone. However, loneliness is viewed as a negative situation and is more related to an intense feeling of loneliness rather than simply the technical reality of being alone. It’s...
Family Role in Addiction Recovery

Family Role in Addiction Recovery

Family dynamics are greatly affected by substance abuse and addiction. Trust and communication are often severely damaged or destroyed. Relationships between family members may seem irreparable in light of an addiction discovery. Those not involved in substance abuse...