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Understanding Substance Abuse vs. Addiction

Substance abuse vs. addiction is a severe crisis because it affects millions of people in the US. According to a national survey, an estimated 20.8 million people aged 12 years and above abuse substances. Furthermore, approximately 2.1 million adults have symptoms similar to those of opioid use. The Center for Disease and Control Prevention (CDC)…

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The Benefits of Individual Therapy

An individual therapy program is a form of treatment where an expert helps a single person handle personal problems they’re experiencing. It’s also called talk therapy and can be useful in controlling symptoms that may influence your well-being. Read on for more information about the benefits of individual therapy and how Northern Illinois Recovery Center…

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Choosing Successful Addiction Treatment

If you are struggling with a drug or alcohol addiction problem, then it may feel like an uphill battle. Finding the path to sobriety is not always easy, but with the proper treatment, you can find that brighter tomorrow. But trying to find help alone is often stressful and difficult. A rehab facility has experience…

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Amphetamine Addiction Rehab Center

Amphetamine addiction has turned into an epidemic in the U.S. Drugs such as Adderall, Dexedrine, and Vyvanse – all prescription medications – are highly addictive and have led to ongoing dependency. Northern Illinois Recovery Center offers treatment for prescription drug medication at our outpatient amphetamine addiction rehab center. Our drug addiction rehab in Northern IL provides…

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Motivational Interviewing Therapy Program

The motivational interviewing therapy program at Northern Illinois Recovery Center is designed to stimulate your motivation to end your addiction. We focus on helping you explore and resolve any ambivalence you have toward changing your thinking and your behavior. Once you get past the barriers to successful addiction recovery, you can begin your treatment. Motivational…

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Life Skills Training Program

The life skills training program at Northern Illinois Recovery Center helps you develop the abilities you need to stay clean and manage your day-to-day life in a healthy manner. Our program is part of a comprehensive relapse prevention plan that helps you live a more fulfilling life. If addiction can tear your life down, life skills training…

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Klonopin Addiction Rehab Center

Overcoming addiction to Klonopin may include several types of treatment. You may need specialized therapy to help you with both your physical and psychological side effects. Northern Illinois Recovery Center offers addiction treatment at our Klonopin addiction rehab center. We recommend that you seek treatment at our detox center so that we can monitor your…

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Recreation Therapy Program

Substance abuse and mental health disorders require lifelong management and treatment. Treatments, including inpatient and outpatient care and a recreation therapy program, can greatly improve your chances of successfully recovering at a structured sober living program in Northern IL. In the United States, tens of millions of adults struggle with substance abuse and mental health disorders…

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Acceptance and Commitment Therapy

Both addiction and mental health disorders are incurable, meaning that treatment is necessary in order to help you learn how to manage your systems. Treatments, like acceptance and commitment therapy, provide you with the tools, skills, and support you need to fully recover. Tens of millions of Americans struggle with substance abuse disorders, addiction, and…