• 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 ...

  • How to Tell If Your Family Member Is Abusing Alcohol

How to Tell If Your Family Member Is Abusing Alcohol

By |April 8th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Alcoholism is a serious, life-threatening disease that currently affects around 15 million American adults. One of the most difficult parts of alcoholism is watching someone you love suffer at the hands of it, while ...

  • Effectiveness of AA 12 Step Program

Study Report: The Effectiveness of Alcoholics Anonymous and Other 12‐step Programs for Alcohol Use Disorder

By |March 17th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , |

On March 11, the study entitled “Alcoholics Anonymous and other 12 step programs for alcohol use disorder” and published by the Cochrane Library was updated with new information. Researchers John F. Kelly, Keith Humphreys ...

  • Guardian Recovery Network -Baseball Star CC Sabathia Sports Sober Athlete Highlight

Professional Sports Sober Athlete Highlight – Baseball Star Celebrity CC Sabathia

By |February 6th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Guardian Recovery Network logo added to image. Image originally posted to Flickr by Chris Ptacek with license CC by 2.0 In Nov. 2016, New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia opened up about his struggles with ...

  • Guardian Recovery Network Looking to the Future Resolution to Stay Sober

How to Follow Through on a Resolution to Stay Sober

By |January 9th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The New Year has officially begun, and seeing as it’s still very early in the year, people are probably quickly and seriously striding towards self-betterment. The resolution lists have been created, and we’ve all shifted ...

Solving the Opioid Epidemic Requires More Than Regulation

By |December 2nd, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

A researcher from Florida Atlantic University’s Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine, just minutes from Guardian Recovery Network’s Delray Beach headquarters, was recently awarded a 5-year, $4 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to investigate ...

Gov. Christie, Guardian Recovery Network, Advocate for NJ Heroin Epidemic

By |November 25th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Last week New Jersey Governor Chris Christie held a candlelight vigil, “Bringing Addiction Out of the Shadows and Into the Light” at the Statehouse in Trenton, N.J., to remember those lost to addiction and encourage ...

What Makes 12-Step Immersion Program So Effective?

By |August 19th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Despite the central role the 12-step program model plays in many addiction treatment programs, those who have never encountered this approach may not understand what it is and what makes it such a successful tool. ...

5 Reasons Why You Should Participate in Your Loved One’s Treatment

By |April 29th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The impact of substance abuse is varied and complicated. Family dynamics often contribute to and feed into the disease of addiction, which is why addiction is often called a “family disease”–and why it’s so important ...