Addiction Center Alumni Contribute to the Recovery Community
By Stepping Stone Center for Recovery on August 3, 2016

Addiction Center Alumni Contribute to the Recovery Community These days, many individuals struggling with addiction attempt to overcome their obstacles in order to lead a healthier, happier life. If this is your objective, it’s important to know that addiction facility alumni members may be able to help you. These individuals contribute to the recovery community…

Finding Residential Treatment For a Drug or Alcohol Addiction
By Stepping Stone Center for Recovery on July 28, 2016

Finding Residential Treatment For a Drug or Alcohol Addiction Struggling with addiction is challenging, but treatment can help patients take control over their lives. Trying to tackle a drug or alcohol addiction cold turkey, and without the help of trained medical professionals, it can be more difficult than it needs to be. Plus, it can…

Recognizing Alcohol and Drug Abuse in a Loved One
By Stepping Stone Center for Recovery on July 24, 2016

Recognizing Alcohol and Drug Abuse in a Loved One When a loved one struggles with substance abuse, it can be difficult to know what to do. Getting help is crucial, but it’s also important to be sure of the signs. By recognizing the signs and symptoms of alcohol and drug abuse in a loved one,…

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My Journey to Recovery
By Stepping Stone Center for Recovery on July 21, 2016

My Journey to Recovery If you looked into my life you would say it was the American Dream. Step foot inside my inner circle and the turmoil, resentment, financial distress and emotional baggage to my loved ones, business associates and myself was overwhelming. I had many run ins with the law throughout my 20’s and…

Is Inpatient Alcohol Detox Necessary to Begin Alcohol Addiction Treatment?
By Stepping Stone Center for Recovery on July 18, 2016

Is Inpatient Alcohol Detox Necessary to Begin Alcohol Addiction Treatment? Rehab is a vital component of addiction treatment, and lasting sobriety is unlikely without the support, education and therapy that rehab programs can provide. However, diving into rehab is not recommended, which is why most patients opt for inpatient alcohol detox. Discover why an inpatient…

Is There a Way to Find Confidential Help for Alcoholics?
By Stepping Stone Center for Recovery on July 7, 2016

Is There a Way to Find Confidential Help for Alcoholics? Struggling with an alcohol addiction can be incredibly difficult, but you don’t have to go through it alone. Help is available, and detox and rehab programs can give you the tools, resources and skills needed to beat your addiction once and for all. Patients don’t…

Is Detox From Alcohol Painful?
By Stepping Stone Center for Recovery on July 2, 2016

Is Detox From Alcohol Painful? It is perfectly normal to be concerned about the pain or discomfort that might arise during a detox from alcohol. While the period of withdrawal is far from easy, it doesn’t have to be painful. In professional detox facilities, patients get care, medical attention, and the necessary medications to ease…

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Why the Real Work Begins in an Aftercare Program
By Stepping Stone Center for Recovery on June 26, 2016

Why the Real Work Begins in an Aftercare Program It’s often said that getting sober is a lot easier than staying sober, and most people suffering from the disease of addiction know this to be true. Many individuals who come to treatment have either been to treatment before or have tried to get sober on…

What are the Steps of Treatment for Heroin Addiction?
What are the Steps of Treatment for Heroin Addiction?
By Stepping Stone Center for Recovery on June 16, 2016

What are the Steps of Treatment for Heroin Addiction? In the world of illegal drugs, there are many facets of heroin addiction that make heroin one of the most dangerous substances out on the black market. Aside from the ease at which people become addicted to it, it has become more affordable and accessible, which…

3 Questions to Ask When Seeking a Drug Rehabilitation Center
By Stepping Stone Center for Recovery on June 14, 2016

3 Questions to Ask When Seeking a Drug Rehabilitation Center In order to successfully break free from an addiction, attending a drug rehabilitation center is key. With so many different options, it can be difficult to narrow down the choices and select the right center to help on the road to recovery. These are the…