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Harmful Myths about Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) for Opioid Addiction

Harmful Myths about Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) for Opioid Addiction

Myths Surrounding MAT for Opioid Addiction & Recovery There are many treatment options available to address an addiction to opioids, but medication-assisted treatment (MAT) is considered the top tier. Despite decades of proven evidence backing its efficiency and relative safety of MAT to combat opioid addiction, there are still many harmful myths surrounding this treatment […]

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Learn the Long-Term Health Risks of Alcohol Abuse & Alcoholism

Learn the Long-Term Health Risks of Alcohol Abuse & Alcoholism

What are the Health Risks of Alcohol Abuse? Alcohol is the most used drug in the United States, it is also the most accessible. Nearly 15 million Americans suffer from some form of alcohol use disorder. Unhealthy use of alcohol ranges from mild to severe including alcoholism and binge drinking. Alcohol abuse and excessive drinking […]

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The Value of Recovery Alumni Programs

The Value of Recovery Alumni Programs

Why Alumni Programs are Important in Addiction Recovery It is important to understand that recovery is an ongoing process; it does not end when you walk out the doors of your treatment facility or sober living home. Those who have graduated from rehabilitation are encouraged to join programs like a 12-Step, AA (Alcoholic Anonymous), NA […]

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Am I an Alcoholic? Key Warning Signs of Alcoholism

Am I an Alcoholic? Key Warning Signs of Alcoholism

A Guide to Understanding the Signs of High-Functioning Alcoholism Alcoholism and alcohol abuse disorder look very different from the stereotypes we see on television and in movies. Sometimes alcoholics resort to theft to buy booze, get a DUI or end up homeless, but more often than not those abusing alcohol are still able to maintain […]

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Benefits of Recovery Life Coaching for Addiction Treatment

Benefits of Recovery Life Coaching for Addiction Treatment

Progressive Recovery Life Coaching to Treat Addiction Throughout your journey to recovery and sobriety you will have many people rooting you on and keeping you on the right path. Your sponsor, therapist and sober support group can provide advice and get you through the difficult times of sobriety. Adding an addiction recovery life coach to […]

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Why is Forgiveness Important in Addiction Recovery?

Why is Forgiveness Important in Addiction Recovery?

Forgiveness is a Necessary Tool for Addiction Recovery Often, addiction to drugs and alcohol starts when a person uses substances to suppress trauma, abuse and neglect. When you start to uncover the reasons your addiction started, forgiveness is at the forefront of your journey. For some it comes easy, but for many who are just […]

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Importance of an Exit Strategy After Treatment

Importance of an Exit Strategy After Treatment

Do you Have an Exit Plan for After Rehabilitation Treatment? An exit strategy, also known as discharge planning, is the steps you will take immediately after completing treatment at a rehabilitation center. Whether you chose an inpatient residential program, partial hospitalization or intensive outpatient, outlining an exit strategy after treatment is crucial. Having a plan […]

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Silver Linings Recovery Center Opens 2nd Location in Mercer County, NJ

Silver Linings Recovery Center Opens 2nd Location in Mercer County, NJ

Silver Linings Recovery Center Now Open in East Windsor, NJ Silver Linings Recovery Center is proud to announce the expansion of our addiction recovery into Mercer County, NJ. In December 2021, we opened the doors to a second facility located in the beautiful, peaceful town of East Windsor, Mercer County, NJ. Our mission is to […]

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Questions to Ask when Choosing a Rehabilitation Facility

Questions to Ask when Choosing a Rehabilitation Facility

Rehabilitation Facility Questions to Ask Before Admission Choosing a drug and alcohol detox & addiction treatment center is the first step in your long-term recovery process. You not only want to want to make sure they can provide the best treatment and support possible, but also that their philosophies are in line with your values […]

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Addiction Recovery Tips for a Stressful Workplace Environment

Addiction Recovery Tips for a Stressful Workplace Environment

How to Maintain Addiction Recovery in a High Stress Workplace It is not uncommon for adults to experience stress at work especially when dealing with sales quotas, project deadlines and demanding clients. While it is difficult for anyone in this situation, those in addiction recovery face the unique challenge of leaving the stress in the […]

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