Author Archives: zoerec

  • How Long Does Opiate Detox Take?
    Thursday, November 4th, 2021

    How Long Does Opiate Detox Take?

    If you’ve been struggling with opiate addiction, then your first step towards recovering from it is going through detox. But this process can be a little scary if you’re not sure what you should expect from it. We’ve put together this blog post to help you with that. It outlines the opiate detox timeline and
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  • How Long Will I Be In Recovery?
    Monday, November 1st, 2021

    How Long Will I Be In Recovery?

    The substance abuse recovery process can feel daunting when you’re first getting started with it. That’s why many people research things like, “How long will I be in recovery?” before they commit to beginning it. That’s we’ve put together this blog post. It tells you the amount of time that you can expect to spend
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  • How Long Does Alcohol Detox Take?
    Friday, October 29th, 2021

    How Long Does Alcohol Detox Take?

    As you prepare yourself to pursue treatment for alcohol abuse, it’s important to take some time to research what the process is like. Doing so will help you mentally prepare yourself for the road ahead. As part of that, you might ask questions like, “how long does alcohol detox last?” If you want to know
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  • What is a Non-12-Step Drug Rehab Program?
    Wednesday, October 27th, 2021

    What is a Non-12-Step Drug Rehab Program?

    If you’ve decided to pursue substance abuse treatment, congratulations. You’re about to embark on a journey that can get you to the happier, healthier life that you want. However, you also have some decisions to make about the type of support that you want. And one of the biggest choices you have to consider is
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  • How to Identify Alcohol Abuse in a Family Member
    Monday, October 25th, 2021

    How to Identify Alcohol Abuse in a Family Member

    An estimated 15 million people struggle with alcohol abuse in the United States. Maybe someone in your family or a close friend does as well. If so, you likely want to do everything that you can to help them get past the disorder and back to living a healthier life. The first step in doing
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  • How Do Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP) Rehabs Work?
    Thursday, October 21st, 2021

    How Do Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP) Rehabs Work?

    Picking the right substance abuse treatment plan is an important part of your recovery. If you select the option that aligns closest with your needs, you can expect your treatment to be more rewarding and less difficult for you. A partial hospitalization program (PHP) is one option that you may be considering. But before you
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  • What is Better, an IOP or Residential Rehab Program?
    Monday, October 18th, 2021

    What is Better, an IOP or Residential Rehab Program?

    If you or someone you know needs treatment for substance abuse, you’ll find that there are many different options to choose from. Understanding these options and your own unique situation is the key to picking the best type of substance abuse support for you. We’ve put together this blog post to give you a better
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  • What is Medication Assisted Drug Treatment?
    Friday, October 15th, 2021

    What is Medication Assisted Drug Treatment?

    Getting professional substance abuse treatment is a critical part of healing from an addiction to drugs or alcohol. But the specific type of treatment that’s right for you will depend on the nature of your addiction. One option that may be a good fit for you is medication-assisted drug treatment (MAT). This is a type
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  • What to Look For in a Dual Diagnosis Treatment Center
    Wednesday, October 13th, 2021

    What to Look For in a Dual Diagnosis Treatment Center

    Substance abuse treatment is far from uniform. There are tons of options to choose from, each of which can be a good fit for certain types of individuals. For example, someone who is struggling with both mental health and a substance abuse issue can benefit greatly from pursuing dual diagnosis treatment. But it can be
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  • How to Talk To a Family Member About Seeking Mental Health Treatment
    Friday, October 8th, 2021

    How to Talk To a Family Member About Seeking Mental Health Treatment

    Nearly 1 in 5 adults in America live with a mental illness. That means there’s a good chance that someone in your family has some mental health concerns that impact their daily life. If you’ve noticed that a mental health problem is having a negative impact on someone you care about, you likely want to
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