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Addiction is a response to trauma – my Halloween story

2022-11-06T11:12:34-05:00August 9, 2021|Addiction, Addiction Recovery, Addiction Recovery Programs, Alcohol and Drug Interventions, Articles, Family Interventions, Family Recovery, Interventions, Our Stories, Recovery Coach, Recovery Coaching|

I don’t know how a trauma in my family a few generations back might show up in my life, that is until I recently passed up buying a pumpkin. I stood in front of a beautiful pumpkin at a farm stand. It was marked half price and I stood in front of it, frozen, unable to decide if I wanted to buy it. I walked away from that pumpkin feeling sick to my stomach.

Case Study: Ella battles addiction and mental health issues

2022-11-05T20:23:17-04:00December 10, 2020|Addiction, Addiction Recovery, Addiction Recovery Programs, Articles, case studies, Concierge Recovery Services, Family Interventions, Our Stories, Recovery Coach, Recovery Coaching|

To determine how to help someone, it is necessary to hear the stories of the people around them. To find the right facility for a person in need, we need to know whether the issue is an addiction or a mental health problem or both.

Aftercare: Reintegrating the Family

2022-11-06T11:20:06-05:00April 10, 2020|Addiction, Addiction Recovery Programs, Alcoholics Anonymous, Articles, Family Interventions, Family Recovery, Our Stories, Recovery Coach, Recovery Coaching|

Returning home, after treatment, is where the rubber meets the road in recovery. Most treatment facilities have family programs where clinicians begin working with the family as soon as the patient checks in. This can be key to long-term success, for both the patient and the family.

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