Staying Sober During the Holidays
“I don’t know if there’ll be snow, but have a cup of cheer.” ~Have a...
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Narcissism and Substance Abuse
“Narcissists maintain the grandiose view that they are in control of the addiction and can...
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Keeping Your Job While in Alcohol or Drug Rehab
According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 75% of people with a...
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Substance Abuse Skyrocketing among Older Americans
The latest National Survey on Drug Use and Health reveals that Americans who are past...
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How to Keep Your Job While You Go to Rehab
Per the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 3 out of 4 substance abusers...
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New Year Resolutions
Resolutions for Recovery, Part 1
“Take a leap of faith and begin this wondrous New Year by believing. Believe in...
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Dry January in Orange County
“Dry January should be seen as the impetus to change people’s relationship with alcohol forever.”...
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What Are the Criteria for a Medical Diagnosis of Addiction?
Many struggling substance abusers deny their problem—and delay getting help—because of the stigma attached to...
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