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10 Things to Look for in a Good Recovery Coach

2020-03-24T11:52:34-07:00

Addiction is an ongoing battle with no cure. However, with treatment, therapy, and a good support system, you can regain control of your life and find yourself on the path to recovery. One of these support systems can be found in a recovery coach. Recovery coaches are here to remove the barriers between you and recovery and provide the motivation and ongoing support needed to reach a place where you feel normalcy and comfort in your progress. Real Life Experience While there’s plenty to be gained from professional counseling and therapy over addiction, the most meaningful help you can get as [...]

10 Things to Look for in a Good Recovery Coach2020-03-24T11:52:34-07:00

The 2 “Faces” of the Opioid Crises in America

2020-01-23T20:54:51-08:00

It began as a useful and highly potent pain-relieving medication, but opioids have quickly become a nightmare for millions of Americans. According to The National Institute on Drug Abuse, “In 2017, more than 47,000 Americans died as a result of an opioid overdose, including prescription opioids, heroin, and illicitly manufactured fentanyl, a powerful synthetic opioid.1 That same year, an estimated 1.7 million people in the United States suffered from substance use disorders related to prescription opioid pain relievers, and 652,000 suffered from a heroin use disorder.” The use of these drugs, legal or otherwise, has quickly become a federal crisis. Throughout this article, [...]

The 2 “Faces” of the Opioid Crises in America2020-01-23T20:54:51-08:00