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Experiencing an addiction can be one of the most devastating, hope-shattering, humbling experiences of an individual’s life. Finding freedom from that addiction, however, can also be one of the most rewarding and liberating experiences of one’s life. But how does an individual seek treatment, recover and heal? These articles pertain to addiction treatment, finding recovery and living in sobriety.

  • How to choose a drug and alcohol rehab center

How to Choose a Drug & Alcohol Addiction Treatment Center

By |October 4th, 2021|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Focused Treatment Choosing a Drug & Alcohol Rehab When choosing a drug and alcohol addiction treatment center, there are several important factors to consider. This decision might seem overwhelming at first, considering there ...

  • How long is addiction treatment?

How Long is Addiction Treatment?

By |September 17th, 2021|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Frequently Asked Questions The Length of Addiction Treatment The length of addiction treatment varies significantly on a case-by-case basis. Because everyone faces a unique set of challenges and because every experience with active ...

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How to Identify Heroin Paraphernalia

By |September 13th, 2021|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Family Resources Identifying Heroin Paraphernalia Someone you care deeply for has been acting a little bit unusual as of late. They might be behaving differently; sleeping long hours, avoiding their friends and family ...

  • Sober ways to celebrate Recovery Month 2021

Sober Ways to Celebrate Recovery Month

By |September 6th, 2021|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Celebrate Recovery!! 32nd Annual National Recovery Month September 1st marked the first day of National Recovery Month, which has been going strong for 32 years. The national observance was first developed by the ...

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How to Stop a Panic Attack Without Medication

By |August 31st, 2021|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

How to Deal With Panic Attacks in Recovery 6 Methods for Stopping a Panic Attack Without Medication What’s the difference between anxiety and panic attacks? How can I stop a panic attack once ...

  • Using FMLA for Addiction Treatment

Using FMLA for Addiction Treatment

By |August 22nd, 2021|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Taking a Leave of Absence From Work for Rehab  How to Use FMLA to Go to Treatment At Guardian Recovery Network we understand how important it is to provide a range of treatment ...

  • COVID and Addiction Rates

COVID & Addiction Rates

By |August 11th, 2021|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Coronavirus Consequences The Pandemic's Effect on Addiction Rates The COVID-19 pandemic has led to a unique set of challenges. People in every demographic are being faced with high stress levels and persistent uncertainty ...

  • Lessons from the Daughter of an Alcoholic - Why I Wish I Had Held an Intervention.

Why I Wish I Had Held An Intervention

By |August 3rd, 2021|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lessons from the Daughter of an Alcoholic My father was an avid record collector, an accomplished photographer and an imaginative artist. He loved camping, taking road trips, playing guitar and blasting classic rock ...

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How to Tackle College Sober

By |July 26th, 2021|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Young in Recovery Going to College Sober Some people get sober in their 60s or 70s after having spent years battling a severe substance abuse disorder. Others get sober during adolescence, after a brief ...

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When is an Intervention Necessary?

By |July 19th, 2021|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

How to Help an Addict Tips for How & When to Stage an Intervention Do you have a family member or a close friend who has been struggling with severe drug or alcohol addiction? ...