Introduction to Multi Concept Recovery

At MCR they offer clients a new way to live by allowing them to make choices in their path to recovery and a purpose driven life.

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Choosing the Right Rehab

Finding the right rehab for your son, daughter, loved one, or just someone that you want to help is not that easy

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Adolescent Drug Overdose

"Teen users are at significantly higher risk of developing an addictive disorder compared to adults, and the earlier they began using, the higher their risk. Nine out of 10 people who meet the clinical criteria for substance use disorders involving nicotine, alcohol or other drugs began smoking, drinking or using other drugs before they turned 18. People who begin using any addictive substance before age 15 are six and a half times as likely to develop a substance use disorder as those who delay use until age 21 or older (28.1 percent vs. 4.3 percent)." - "Adolescent Substance Abuse: America's #1 Public Health Problem," National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University, June 2011, p. 2

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Is My Child Abusing Cough Syrup?

Across America a recent survey reported that teens and young adults are abusing cough medication to get high.  This has become one of the top 10 drugs used by adolescents today. 

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Finding The Right Treatment Center

Choosing the ideal substance use treatment program for  yourself or a loved one is extremely important.  The National Institute of Drug Abuse defines residential treatment as, "a program providing 24 hour care, generally in a non-hospital setting." 

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Adolescent Drug Treatment

As recovery companions (Sober Companion, Sober Coach), we are helping kids that have been in and out of rehab to stay sober and get involved in the young sober community in their own back yards

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Relapse - Drugs or Alcohol

When it comes to relapsing on alcohol or drugs, it is good to do something about it sooner then later. If your loved one seems to have hit a relapse, it is good to pull the covers for them. Most addicts have a hard time admitting it, and realizing that they should get help right away instead of going on another bender

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Heroin Addiction

Nearly half of young people who inject heroin surveyed in three recent studies reported abusing prescription opioids before starting to use heroin. Some individuals reported taking up heroin because it is cheaper and easier to obtain than prescription opioids.

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Why Can't They Stop Using Drugs or Alcohol?

Addiction to drugs and alcohol is not a weakness. The fact that alcoholism and addiction crosses all socio-economic boundaries confirms that addiction is a disease. People that don’t understand addiction to alcohol or drugs will never understand that it is not a case of having a strong will power.

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Young Alchoholics & Addicts In Need of Treatment

People have a hard time getting sober because their drug addiction/ alcoholic life becomes the only normal one. They live to use and use to live. For the young people it is primarily difficult to get sober without seeing that “fun doesn’t end just because you get clean and sober”.

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