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How to Help a Loved One Into Residential Treatment

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: August 20, 2021 Updated: August 2, 2021 Addiction can wreak havoc on a person’s physical, emotional, and social health. People who live with addiction and those who love them suffer as the condition takes its toll. If you love someone who struggles with addiction, you might feel…

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3 Benefits of Entering Residential Treatment

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: August 11, 2021 Updated: August 2, 2021 When you are ready to start addiction treatment, you will have many choices to make. From where to receive treatment, whether to choose outpatient treatment or a residential treatment center and what kinds of therapies you’ll participate in, these decisions…

a woman's friend is an addict that refuses treatment

How to Help an Addict That Refuses Treatment

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: September 2, 2019 Updated: August 29, 2021 Helping someone overcome an addiction can be one of the most challenging moments in your life. You may not know how to help an addict that refuses treatment. Furthermore, all of your attempts to help them join a family therapy program…