Don’t Quit Before The Miracle

Keep everything in perspective Here’s the thing: if you’ve made even the slightest bit of progress in your recovery, the truth is you’ve come a long way. If you’ve admitted you have a problem, you’ve come a long way. If you’ve enrolled in a treatment program, you’ve come a long…

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It Only Takes 12 Steps To Get Out Of The Woods

Treatment is a good use of your time Don’t tell me you’re one of those people who has been avoiding seeking treatment for your addiction because “it will take too much of your time.” Think about that for a minute. If you’re actively battling an addiction right now, do you…

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It’s Not Easy, It’s Worth It!

It ain’t easy If you’ve been paying any attention at all, you’ve heard it a million times: Change is hard. You’re not going to find anyone (who knows anything) who will tell you addiction recovery is a Sunday stroll through the park. But the destination is so worth it. And,…

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Turn It Over

Turn it over We all make mistakes. Listen, everybody has troubles they wish they didn’t have and mistakes they wish they hadn’t made. That’s life. It doesn’t define you. What defines you is the attitude you take moving forward. Don’t let your past mistakes shape your future. Turn them to…

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

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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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Don’t Dwell In The Past

Keep looking forward It’s hard not to get caught up in the past—focusing on the mistakes we’ve made and the problems we’ve created and the trouble we’ve gotten ourselves into. But that’s not doing anything for you. It’s not helping. Look back to realize the progress you’ve already made, and…

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