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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...

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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 possible to feel a...

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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...

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Addiction Therapy for Alcoholism

Addiction Therapy for Alcoholism

If you're struggling with alcoholism and are looking for treatment and therapy, there are many options open to you. Addiction therapy for alcoholism offers many different formats through individual and group programs. Perhaps you haven't admitted yet that you have...

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Benefits of Addiction Therapy

Benefits of Addiction Therapy

Addiction therapy offers many positive benefits for those struggling with a substance abuse disorder. Detox is often the first step in ridding the body of the physical influence of drugs and alcohol, but counseling can be considered detox for the mind. Counseling for...

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Addiction Therapy in Los Angeles

Addiction Therapy in Los Angeles

Substance abuse therapy is an important part of the addiction recovery process. Clients will work with substance abuse therapists located in Los Angeles to help them through the entire addiction recovery process, from the beginning of physical dependence to the end...

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How Trauma Affects the Brain

How Trauma Affects the Brain

Roughly four percent of men and 10 percent of women will experience the effects of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder during their lifetime. PTSD is often the result of sexual trauma at a young age but can develop from many other experiences of trauma as well. PTSD is a...

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Emotional Health Vs Mental Health

Emotional Health Vs Mental Health

Mental health and emotional health are two terms that are often interchanged, but they do not necessarily mean the same thing. Many people eventually realize that emotional health and mental health are important to overall health. In order to consider your mental or...

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