Does Relapse Mean Failure?

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A common saying in substance use recovery is, “relapse is a part of recovery.” While it is true that a reoccurrence of substance use is possible (substance use disorders are a chronic disease, which often comes with a period of symptoms re-emerging), it by no means is required in everyone’s recovery, and if it does happen, does not mean that … Read More

Residential Treatment: Why You Should Follow Drug Rehab Rules

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Residential substance use disorder treatment is one of the most often utilized resources when starting your recovery journey. No matter how many people tell you about their experiences, it can be hard to wrap your head around what you can expect during your care. Given the highly sensitive nature of substance use treatment, there are many different “protocols” and “rules” … Read More