Addiction Treatment

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Non 12 Step Rehab Programs: A Veritable Option

12-step programs are not for everyone. See what other treatment options are available as well as why they may be more effective for some.

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SMART vs. AA: 8 Major Differences

Breaking down the elements of each program to help you make an informed decision.

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Privacy in AA: Is It Really Possible?

How safe are your secrets in a 12 step program?

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Chronic Pain Treatment and Addiction: A Complicated Relationship

How does someone navigate chronic pain without going down the dangerous path of addiction?

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4 Practical Gains from Group Therapy

What you can't get from an one-on-one session.

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Why Rehab Doesn't Work For Everyone (Including Me)

Not everyone's recovery path is the same, and writer Cassandra Huerta details hers.

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7 Factors to Consider When Choosing a Treatment Center

Need help narrowing down the treatment center that is best for you? Consider these 7 factors.

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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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