Addiction Recovery

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What Are Some Stress Management Techniques For Lasting Sobriety?

While there are many different ways to manage stress, some stress management techniques may be more effective than others for those in recovery. It is important to find what works best for you and to stick with it. Understanding What Long Lasting Sobriety Means The...
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Can Addicts Lose Empathy?

Addiction is a terrible affliction that is touching lives in every corner of the US, and those that live with substance abuse or an alcoholic situation can suffer some terrible effects. These effects span an enormously wide range and can be physical, mental, or even...
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How the Feeling of Powerlessness Impacts Addiction

When we feel powerless, we often turn to addiction as a way to cope. Addiction provides a false sense of control and power, which can be incredibly seductive when we feel like our lives are spiraling out of control.  However, this false sense of power quickly turns...
Can Addicts Lose Empathy?

Can Addicts Lose Empathy?

Addiction is a terrible affliction that is touching lives in every corner of the US, and those that live with substance abuse or an alcoholic situation can suffer some terrible effects. These effects span an enormously wide range and can be physical, mental, or even...

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