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What Is a Sober Living Home?

If you are someone living with a Substance Use Disorder, one of the most valuable decisions you can make is choosing a life in Recovery. Embracing a lifestyle of Recovery can be an exciting and rewarding experience but it often requires a considerable amount of time and dedication. So when weighing your options it is…

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The Dangers of Polydrug Use

If you haven’t tried it before, you’ve likely heard about it before: Heroin and cocaine. Benzos and alcohol. Ecstasy followed by marijuana. Some muddled cocktail of prescription drugs. Out of necessity or recreation, it is not uncommon to find drug users concocting their own blends of substances to get by or get high. This is called…

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Lets Talk About Opiates

As I’m sure many of you know, opiates have become an absolute epidemic in the United States. The opiate epidemic is not something that should be taken lightly. It’s safe to assume that if you’re reading this, you know someone who has passed away from an opiate overdose.  Overdose deaths killed more than 56,000 people in…

The Next Step in Recovery

Leaving Inpatient for IOP

I know first hand how scary it can be to go to rehab for an addiction. Knowing that you no longer will be able to use your drug of choice to self-medicate, knowing that you will have withdrawal and the dreaded thought of being sober for the rest of your life…Luckily, these thoughts are temporary. Hopefully,…