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Traveling to Rehab – How to Prepare

By |July 1st, 2014|

Finding the right addiction treatment center is important in order to sustain long-term recovery. Whether you or your loved one desires a holistic and spiritual-based program or an intense 90-day inpatient program, chances are the program you select may not be close to home. In fact, there is a good chance you or your loved one will be traveling to enter treatment.
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What Is IOP (Intensive Outpatient Program)?

By |June 13th, 2014|

Anyone who is concerned about a loved one who is addicted to drugs or alcohol will want to learn about the many benefits of participating in an Intensive Outpatient Program. Understanding the basics of IOP care can make the difference in convincing a loved one that they need care, and that it’s feasible for them to actually participate in treatment.
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Strategies for Personalizing Addiction Treatment

By |May 23rd, 2014|

Addiction is unique for every individual. Personalizing addiction treatment is a necessary part of recovery. Learn how to personalize your treatment today
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Alternatives in Treatment Receives CARF Accreditation Again

By |May 20th, 2014|

We are proud to announce Alternatives in Treatment has received CARF accreditation for the next three years! We have been granted the highest level of survey satisfaction yet again by the Commission […]

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5 Ways Prevention Methods Help With Addiction

By |May 16th, 2014|

In an effort to minimize the number of people who become addicted to drugs and alcohol, substance abuse professionals have developed many prevention methods.

As the nation tries to reduce […]

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Transitioning Back Into Life After Rehab

By |May 14th, 2014|

The National Institute on Drug Abuse, or NIDA, estimates that annually, 23.5 million Americans age 12 years or older need treatment for drug abuse. Getting into a high-quality treatment […]

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[Infographic] What To Do After Rehab?

By |May 14th, 2014|

Wondering what to do after rehab? Here's an infographic on good practices for transitioning back into daily life after treatment.
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10 Ways to Cope With Drug or Alcohol Detox

By |May 12th, 2014|

Detoxifying from alcohol or drugs can be hard on the body. Depending on the substance, the symptoms that may occur include tremors, heart palpitations, seizures, or flu-like symptoms.

By taking […]

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Discussing the Dangers of Drug Use

By |May 5th, 2014|

discussing drug abuseDrug use is a dangerous activity that can cause a variety of problems for the individual who is using […]

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How Do I Know it’s Time for Me to Get Professional Help?

By |April 8th, 2014|

There are certain undeniable signs that reveal a drug or alcohol problem, here is a list of signs it may be time to seek professional help.
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