Meditation May Reduce A Drug Users Relapse

Many people who undergo treatment for addiction will relapse and begin to use drugs again when their therapy and treatment has ended. Although, a new study suggests that meditation techniques may help prevent such a relapse. 

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Desperate - Parents Seek Help For Loved Ones

Before it is too late, get the help that you need for you loved one or child.

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Being In A Codependent Relationship with an Alcoholic or Addict.

Codependency may seem like a form of "relationship," but it is not. Codependency is the inability to relate to another human being. Indeed, both codependents and addicts are often described as “intimacy cripples.”

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Addiction Life Coach

Footprints of Serenity's primary purpose is to provide an integrative approach towards recovery from active addiction. 

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Alcohol Use to Recovery - Testimonial

When someone would say that I was an alcoholic, I would immediately laugh it off and go into denial mode because of the mental picture that I had interpreted of what an "alcoholic" was.

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Drug Treatment For Adolescents and Young Adults

Adolescents getting into recovery from our experience have a better success rate working closely with a sober companion or recovery coach rather than in an alcohol and drug treatment facility

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How Do I Know If I Am An Alcoholic?

It can be difficult to determine if you really you have a drinking problem—especially when denial’s at work. 

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Alcohol & Drug Relapse

Dealing with a relapse is difficult and can be a depressing and troublesome time for  an alcoholic or addict.

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Opiate Rehab

Opiate addiction is serious, volatile, and should be addressed immediately.

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What are Inhalants?

Inhalants are any gases or fumes that can be inhaled for the purpose of getting high. These include many household products—including glue, nail polish remover, gasoline, solvents, butane, and propellants used in certain commercial products such as whipped cream dispensers. 

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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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Is Addiction a Disease?

Many people do not understand why or how other people become addicted to drugs. It is often mistakenly assumed that drug abusers lack moral principles or willpower and that they could stop using drugs simply by choosing to change their behavior. In reality, drug addiction is a complex disease, and quitting takes more than good intentions or a strong will. In fact, because drugs change the brain in ways that foster compulsive drug abuse, quitting is difficult, even for those who are ready to do so. Through scientific advances, we know more about how drugs work in the brain than ever, and we also know that drug addiction can be successfully treated to help people stop abusing drugs and lead productive lives.

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