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Why Have a Relapse Prevention Plan?

During addiction treatment, the goal is to help someone stop using drugs and to remain drug-free for the long term. However, many people relapse, meaning they start using their drug of choice again. Investing in relapse prevention during addiction recovery can help to minimize that risk. Everything taught and developed during this type of plan…

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Relapse Prevention Strategies for Alcoholism

Completing rehab can give you a fresh start and a sense of confidence in your life. However, rehab is just the beginning of your recovery journey. As you re-enter your daily life, you will experience people, places, or situations that trigger your addiction and could cause you to relapse. Having some relapse prevention strategies in…