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How to Help a Loved One into a Heroin Rehab

It can be challenging to love someone who is addicted to heroin. You might worry for them, feel frustrated, or have periods of helplessness. Once you recognize that your loved one abuses heroin, your first instinct will probably be to offer help. One of the best ways for people to overcome their heroin addiction is…

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Structured Sober Living Can Keep Your Recovery On Track

For many people living with addiction, rehab offers the chance to learn the skills needed to live life without using drugs or drinking. The structured environment of rehab allows people to practice sobriety in a safe, comfortable setting with the support of staff and peers. After leaving rehab, some people struggle with the transition and…

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Telehealth Rehab Services Are Sticking Around Post-Pandemic

One of the most important aspects of substance use disorder treatment is continuity of care. This means that there is no time when people are left without treatment or access to professional support. People may have barriers that make it difficult or impossible to attend in-person addiction treatment. One way that rehab facilities address this…

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Outpatient Treatment in Chicago

Overcoming addiction can take a lot of hard emotional and physical work. Most people require the support and structure of a substance abuse treatment program to achieve long-term sobriety. The length of time that someone spends in a treatment program depends on several factors, including the severity of their addiction, environmental factors, and the substances…

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What to Look For in a Drug Rehab in Chicago

Addiction affects every part of a person’s life, from their physical and mental health to their ability to contribute to their family and community. Most people require substance abuse treatment to overcome their addiction. There are so many programs, approaches, and levels of care that it can be difficult to know how to choose the…

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Can You Attend Rehab Without Insurance?

Substance use disorder affects millions of people in the United States. While many treatment options are available, many people do not get the help they need to overcome addiction. There are many reasons behind the decision to put off addiction treatment. One of the most common concerns is how you will afford treatment. This might…

getting a dui can require outpatient rehab

How to Get Back on Track After Getting a DUI

Getting a DUI can impact your life in many ways. Being charged with driving under the influence can be embarrassing, traumatic, and impact the way others see you. You may face legal problems or have consequences at work. Getting back on track after getting a DUI can feel overwhelming, but it is possible. Whether you…

people benefit from outpatient rehab

Benefits of Outpatient Rehab for Recovery

Addiction is a serious condition that often requires professional treatment. Everybody who struggles with addiction or substance use has their own journey through the condition and their own needs when it comes to treatment. Some people might hesitate to commit to treatment because they have a family to take care of, or they’re unable to…