Outpatient programs are designed to give people in recovery more freedom. It is crucial to learn the balance of focusing more on living well within the current lifestyle (work, family, home) and still put effort into recovery. It is still a lot of work and requires diligence and planning. Organizing aftercare is key to supporting […]
Substance use recovery is what happens after a person finishes treatment and begins the journey of healing. Aftercare planning in treatment is essential to help people put the pieces of their life back together in a way that makes some logical sense. Developing an aftercare plan helps them to figure out what to do with […]
When a loved one is suffering from a substance use disorder, all we want is for them to get help. No matter how much we want or encourage them to seek treatment, they have to want it for themselves before they are able to accept the help they need. What is most important in supporting […]
As we enter the month of June, we are taking the slow summer season to prepare for all that fall has to offer! We will be busy in the community and are excited to host our 35th Anniversary Alumni Homecoming in September.
Also known as ice or crystal meth, methamphetamine is widely known as a dangerous and addictive substance. It can lead to serious health conditions, not to mention ruined relationships and failed careers. Take a closer look at some long and short-term meth effects. Short-Term Physical Effects of Using Meth In the short term, meth users […]
It seems like new drugs hit the streets nearly every day, and teens and adults alike abuse them. Because of the growing number of drugs, it’s hard for people to keep up with all of them. One drug that has grown in popularity as of late is the Lean drug. What is Lean, and does […]