Time Takes Time

Here we are, already in the last quarter of 2016! We wanted to give you a recap of some of the addiction recovery resources we provided so far. February 2016 Prescott House Articles: Monitoring Stress Throughout the Treatment Process Preventing Addiction Relapse After Recovery March 2016 Prescott House Articles: Sex…

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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

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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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Hypnosis—Therapies for Addictions

Hypnosis In the nineteenth century, medical professionals began using hypnosis to help cure addiction with great success.  The success rate at the time was approximately 80%, (Potter, p. 21).   In the early 1900’s though, hypnosis started to become a form of entertainment and ethical professionals started to steer away from…

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