Short-Term Residential and Outpatient Addiction Treatment Program

Prescott House Offers Short-Term Residential and Outpatient Addiction Treatment Program Since 1988, Prescott House has been known as a provider of Extended Care Treatment for Men suffering from Alcoholism, Substance Use Disorders, Process Addictions, Sexual Compulsivity and Co-Occurring  Disorders. While we believe that long-term treatment is the key to lasting recovery,…

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Dual Diagnosis: Explaining the Language of Addiction Series

It may seem kind of obvious that this generally refers to a person who has been diagnosed with two different afflictions. But there’s a little more to it than that. Here is what dual diagnosis means:  Dual diagnosis is a term for when someone experiences a mental illness and a…

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Becoming the Man I’ve Always Looked Up To: Chris Sobel’s Long Road to Happiness


Chris Sobel has been clean and sober for 14 years. He is a committed husband, a loving father, a responsible homeowner, an experienced therapist and one hell of a cook. He’s worked as a chef and a sous chef in some fantastic restaurants and he helped launch some of the…

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Sober Living Houses—Therapies For Addiction

Sober Living Houses Sober living houses provide safe places for addicts to reconstruct their lives once they begin the process of recovery. These houses are usually alcohol and drug free environments that the residents of all have a common desire to recovery.  They usually fall in line with 12-step programs…

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Therapies for Addictions —Introduction

The worldwide epidemic of addiction continues to grow each year and the addicts continue to get higher and higher. Alcohol, marijuana, cocaine, heroin, crystal meth, pills and psychedelics infiltrate young adults at its earliest convenience and strip the lives of numerous “would be good people”. “Substance use/abuse is a tremendous…

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Precisely Where I’m Supposed to Be: A Recovery Success Story


Eighteen years ago, when Dayton Turberville first arrived at Prescott House for addiction treatment, he wasn’t quite sure if it was where he was meant to be. He quickly learned, during his transformational experience of getting clean, that it was, indeed, precisely where he was supposed to be. A year…

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Some people think that watching pornography is harmless. But in the addiction recovery world, we know better. Sure, for some, watching porn isn’t necessarily an inherently dangerous activity – maybe for those who only view it occasionally, for example. But even for these folks and for most other people who…

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When Fantasy Becomes a Nightmare

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What’s not to love about fantasy football? Right? I mean, you get together with your buddies for a fun, rowdy draft party once a year (or twice, if you sign on for fantasy baseball, too!) and then you trade good-natured trash-talking jabs throughout the season as your team is pitted…

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