A group meeting where individuals are talking about the future of addiction treatment

Counselor, Therapist, Psychologist… What’s the Difference? 

Posted on May 30, 2020 in Recovery

  If you’re struggling with your emotional wellbeing, getting the right help from the right person can help you dramatically improve your mind frame.   Mental health is a complex area, though. There are many types of mental illness and people often have more than one mental health disorder (comorbidity).   According to the National

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5 Best Apps For Recovery

Posted on April 22, 2020 in Recovery

  To maintain sobriety and monitor progress after detox, more and more people are now using apps for recovery.   Indiana ranks 34th in the nation for drug deaths with 17.9 deaths from opioid abuse per 100,000 people.  Today, people recovering from alcohol or substance use disorder need as much emotional support as possible.  

A woman meditating. Meditation is key in order to avoid relapse

Best Habits To Start To Avoid Relapse

Posted on April 20, 2020 in Recovery

  Recovering Oklahoman meth addict Amanda Needham points out how it can be challenging to avoid relapse: “It’s easier to find drugs than jobs,” she says. “When you’re bored, that’s all you think about.”   Whether you’re recovering from drugs or alcohol, successful long-term recovery depends on your ability to overcome cravings to take a

A woman joining an online recovery meeting

How to Stay Sober While Social Distancing

Posted on April 7, 2020 in Recovery

  If you’re struggling with a substance or alcohol use disorder, you can still find strategies on how to stay sober while social distancing using online resources. Calls to Indiana’s addiction hotline have surged from twenty calls a week to twenty calls a day. At Governor Eric Holcomb’s press release, Dr Jennifer Sullivan (the Family

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How To Find Safe Kentucky Recovery Centers

Posted on March 23, 2020 in Recovery

  Safe Kentucky recovery centers provide a certain standard of treatment and an environment tailored for detox and abstinence.   The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is a government organization dedicated to reducing alcohol and drug addiction.   The organization provides guidelines informed by evidence-based research and advice from people who are

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What You Need To Know About Relationship Counseling

Posted on February 19, 2020 in Recovery

  Is your relationship heading for doom? Are you experiencing argument déjà-vu? If so, relationship counseling could help you both see eye-to-eye.   What do you need to consider before you embark upon counseling, though? That’s what we’re here to explore today.   First thing’s first, you can certainly heal your relationship with couples’ therapy

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What Is Treatment-Resistant Depression?

Posted on February 5, 2020 in Recovery

Depression is a common medical condition that affects mood. While everyone can feel down from time to time, The American Psychiatric Association says that depression is diagnosed if symptoms persist for two weeks. In 2017 17.3 million people were diagnosed with depression. The financial impact of depression is estimated to cost $210.5 billion a year.

Brad Pitt Credits Bradley Cooper For Helping Him Get Sober

Posted on January 9, 2020 in Recovery

When Brad Pitt was awarded best supporting actor at the National Board of Review Awards Gala Wednesday Night, he took some time to speak on his sobriety and thank the person who helped him get to this point. Airman 1st Class Tanaya M. Harms, Brad Pitt at Incirlik2, marked as public domain, more details on

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Celebrating The New Year Sober

Posted on December 31, 2019 in Recovery

Everyone knows that the holiday season is a time for celebration and social gatherings. Oftentimes, this means alcohol is flowing and being used. While this may not be an issue for some, for others who are trying to stay on the straight and narrow, it can be a difficult time full of urges and cravings.

How Suboxone Treatment in Indiana Can Help with Sobriety

Posted on December 10, 2019 in Recovery

When it comes to treatment, there are a number of different options and routes that people can take to ensure that they are taking the proper steps to put them in a better spot for their recovery. One of the common ways that patients will work to improve their situation is through the help of