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3 Signs You Need Drug Rehab

Both prescription and illicit drugs can cause dependency and addiction. The signs of drug addiction could be physical, causing a range of withdrawal symptoms when you can’t access the drug. They could also be psychological, causing you to have a strong desire to experience the drug’s effects. What appears to be innocent exploration can swiftly…

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What to Expect in a Boston Alcohol Rehab

You can begin your alcohol addiction recovery through counseling and therapy. In a Boston alcohol rehab center, you’ll begin to understand what triggers your addiction and how to develop healthy coping strategies. Factors like stress, isolation, family, and even pressure at work can tempt you to abuse alcohol. Luckily, you’ll find counseling and evidence-based therapies…

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Setting Realistic Addiction Recovery Goals in 2022

Are you ready to create realistic addiction recovery goals? Thinking about New Year’s recovery goals may be important for men and women in alcohol and drug addiction recovery. It can be helpful to focus on what your life will be like when you are creating a sober living lifestyle. At Clearhaven Recovery, we offer the…

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Ways to Have a Productive Group Therapy Session

Group therapy can be an incredibly effective tool to help individuals successfully combat their substance abuse disorders. The sense of community that can form within a cohort allows many members to feel more engaged in the healing process, allowing them to learn from others’ experiences within a safe, secure space. At Clearhaven Recovery, our program…

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3 Tips for Enjoying a Sober Holiday Season

You may have mixed feelings about the idea of a sober holiday season. On the one hand, you deserve to feel tremendous pride in having achieved sobriety after all of your hard work and rightly look forward to reconnecting with friends and loved ones. On the other hand, you may associate many familiar faces, places,…

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The Physical Effects of Heroin Addiction

The physical effects of heroin addiction can be devastating to the body, creating such a strong dependence that it is unsafe to discontinue use without proper medical support. Fortunately, help is available to ensure individuals with substance use disorders may be successfully weaned off of opioids and opiates, allowing them to concentrate on living in…

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The Benefits of Seeking a Women’s Rehab in Boston

Every person battling substance abuse enters recovery with a unique set of needs. For many, gender-specific rehab programs allow participants to feel increased safety and security in the healing process, allowing them to make faster and more significant strides towards permanent recovery. Women’s rehab may hold the key for you to confront certain difficulties in…

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What Is DBT?

Therapy is one of the most crucial components of a treatment program for mental health and addiction. There are various addiction treatment therapies, so your treatment plan should contain a customized regimen based on your personal needs. Dialectical behavior therapy (DBT) is one type of psychotherapy often used in treatment centers as it can benefit…

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Benefits of a PHP for a Busy Schedule

Residential addiction treatment is not always possible or necessary to recover from substance use disorder (SUD). Just as each person’s addiction is different, their recovery experience will also differ. A partial hospitalization program or PHP addiction treatment may be the best fit for those who require a higher level of support but cannot commit to…