support groups in addiction recovery

Different Types of Support Groups in Addiction Recovery

Drug and alcohol addiction isn’t something that goes away even after you have completed therapy. You’ll find yourself battling addiction for some time. However, there is help available to you through support groups. Our team at Atlanta Detox Center in Georgia provides you with a comprehensive rehab center, offering a range of services. From a…

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Learning About Aftercare and Early Recovery

Once you complete your substance abuse treatment program, you still have opportunities to continue your recovery from drug or alcohol addiction. Aftercare and early recovery resources are available through ongoing individual therapy, support groups, sober living houses, and alumni programs. You can also take advantage of online educational opportunities that include wellness programs and holistic…

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How to Avoid Relapse Triggers

Completing rehab is just the first step in your recovery from drugs and alcohol. Chances are, you will encounter people, places, or situations that trigger your addiction. To keep from drinking or retaking drugs, you will need to develop strategies for avoiding relapse triggers. You may have learned many of these strategies in your substance…

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What to Do if You Relapse During Quarantine

Isolation is a leading cause of addiction. When you feel lonely or anxious and have little accountability, you are more tempted to drink or take drugs. For this reason, relapse in GA is common with people who are stuck at home during the pandemic. If you are in recovery, you may be feeling especially vulnerable…

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Dealing with Anger in Recovery

Anger is an emotion that is commonly associated with addiction. When you become angry, you may turn to drugs or alcohol to cope with your anger. Mental health treatment programs are designed to help you become aware of your anger and manage it effectively. You cannot stop anger. However, you can choose how to deal…

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How to Deal with Missing Home at Rehab

A substance abuse treatment program provides unparalleled support and care during detox and rehab. Still, loneliness in rehab is common. Many people in addiction treatment find missing home at rehab to be one of the most difficult challenges they face when completing their treatment program. Homesickness in rehab becomes more challenging when combined with withdrawal…