Talking About Addiction

Why Words Matter When Talking About Addiction

The words we use when talking about addiction can unintentionally hurt or offend a person who is struggling with substance use disorder (SUD).  Since we’ve used the same words for so long, we don’t stop to think about the negative …
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Life Skills Training

How Life Skills Training Helps Prevent Relapse

Recovering from addiction requires a combination of techniques that allow a person to navigate life’s daily challenges without the need for drugs or alcohol as a coping tool.  For that reason, most addiction treatment programs include life skills training as …
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