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What To Know About Drug Addiction Treatment in Westlake Village

Sometimes it’s necessary to pack your bags and move to another city or state in order to find sobriety. If you’re living on the East Coast, for example, getting away from friends or family or peers who encourage a drug addiction might become necessary. In order to get sober once and for all, you might you might be looking for …Read More

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Addiction Help: Knowing the Traits of Adult Children of Alcoholics – Part One

Experts in the field of psychology have studied the character traits of those who’ve undergone drug addiction treatment and/or who have struggled with addiction in their lives. For instance, in 1983, Dr. Janet Woititz wrote a groundbreaking book titled, Adult Children of Alcoholics. The book outlines the characteristics of adults who were raised in homes in which there was at …Read More

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Drug Addiction Therapy: Mindfulness-Based Relapse Prevention

The Addictive Behaviors Research Center at the University of Washington developed Mindfulness-Based Relapse Prevention for working with those who suffer from addictions. The therapy is intended to rework the imprisoning thoughts that keep an addictive cycle in place. With a practice of mindfulness, those addicted to alcohol, for example, can become aware of the triggers that lead him to drink, …Read More

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Drug Treatment Aftercare: Long Term Sobriety Means Progress not Perfection

It’s common for recovering addicts to discover the perfectionist in them. There’s a strong desire to do it “right”. Whether you’re in an Alcoholics Anonymous community or in private therapy or in another drug addiction therapy program with a regimen for staying sober, you might feel the need to be perfect about it. And it’s understandable; there’s a fear that …Read More