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Do You Need Gender-Specific Addiction Treatment?

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Substance use disorder does not discriminate between men and women, but it can affect each gender very differently. Men and women respond to addiction treatment ... Read more
October 9th 2018
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October Is Domestic Violence Awareness Month: How to Get Involved

Jennifer KopfThe Recovery Village

During the month of October, the Domestic Violence Awareness Project along with a number of other organizations help bring awareness to domestic violence and offer ... Read more
September 27th 2018
Jennifer Kopf
The Recovery Village

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Childhood Bullying Can Lead to Problems as an Adult

Devin GoldenThe Recovery Village

One child was called a mean name. Someone else was pushed around. A third child was intentionally excluded from a social event by their classmates. ... Read more
September 25th 2018
Devin Golden
The Recovery Village

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Got a Substance Use Disorder? There’s an App for That!

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Relapse is a real concern when there is a substance use disorder present. In fact, going back to using drugs or alcohol is a common ... Read more
September 25th 2018
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Talking Teen Mental Health on World Mental Health Day

Megan HullThe Recovery Village

Adolescence is an awkward and emotional time for most people. However, for many, it also marks when they first began to struggle with a mental ... Read more
September 25th 2018
Megan Hull
The Recovery Village

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Dealing with PAWS in Addiction Recovery

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Addiction recovery is not a simple process. Detox is only the first hurdle for a majority of people who suffer from a substance use disorder. ... Read more
September 24th 2018
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Is Hypnotherapy Effective as Addiction Treatment?

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If you are struggling with a substance use disorder, you may be confused about your options for addiction treatment. While conventional methods are helpful for ... Read more
September 21st 2018
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Acknowledging the Truth about Addiction Relapse

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The recent and highly-publicized overdose of singer Demi Lovato has more people talking about the dangers of substance misuse and addiction relapse. Lovato, now 25, ... Read more
September 15th 2018
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September Pain Awareness Month

September is Pain Awareness Month

Jennifer KopfThe Recovery Village

Living with chronic pain is difficult, you can appear healthy on the outside but on the inside you’re constantly suffering from pain throughout your body. ... Read more
September 8th 2018
Jennifer Kopf
The Recovery Village

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4 Surprising Ways Yoga Can Benefit Recovery

Megan HullThe Recovery Village

Addiction is a complicated disease involving a broad range of mental and biological factors. Because of this, it’s important that treatment doesn’t only solve the ... Read more
September 7th 2018
Megan Hull
The Recovery Village