Addiction Treatment

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How to Talk to Your Kids Before They Experiment

Talking to kids about drugs and alcohol can begin at an early age. Some conversation should begin as early as they enter school. Beginning the conversation at a young age is a good way to keep communication going when they get into their teens.

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What Are Detoxification Treatment Centers? Do I Need One?

Different drugs require different detox treatments. Find out which substances require a detox, and what to look for in a detox treatment center.

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Sober Living Treatment Centers

Questions about sober living homes? Get your answers here.

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Types of Addiction Treatment Centers

From inpatient centers to outpatient centers, and many other types of addiction treatment centers, you'll find one to meet your needs. Check out all the options here to get on the right road to recovery.

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Addiction Therapy--How It Helps

Find out more about this type of counseling and if it may be a good fit for you.

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APA's Newest Change in Diagnosing Addiction

This will affect both professionals and those who are treated.

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5 Biggest Myths of Recovery Treatment

Know how to tell between what's true and what's false.

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The Serenity Prayer Explained

We take a look at the entire Serenity Prayer and see just why millions of men and women recite it as often as they do.

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What Are Specialty Treatment Centers?

Recovery isn't a one-size-fits-all approach.

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4 Things to Look for in Your Sponsor Match

You're only as good as the company you keep, especially when it comes to your sponsor.

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5 Things an Addict or Alcoholic Should Never Say

And if they do, it might be time to step in again.

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Pros and Cons of Group Therapy

Group therapy can be an effective and enjoyable experience, but it is not for everyone. Here are some of the pros and cons to consider.

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Depression and Alcoholism: How to Treat Both

Substance abuse professionals assert that there is a connection between alcoholism and depression. If this is the case, just how do you go about treating both? Which condition do you focus on first? If you only treat one, will the other persist? These are all questions to address when dealing with alcoholism and depression.

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5 Things to Look for in a Recovery Therapist

A lot of people call themselves a "therapist," but that doesn't necessarily mean they are qualified to treat you. Here are the five things you should look for in a recovery therapist.

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10 Things Rehab Facilities Won't Tell You

Not all addiction treatment centers are alike, and none of them can offer guaranteed success, so be sure to go into your rehab search with these things in mind, regardless of what they tell you.

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