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    NC DWI Process: Charge, conviction, restoration of license

    NC DWI Process: Charge, conviction, restoration of license

    05 Dec
    “I came to treatment on my 2nd DWI charge, pre-trial, and I have enjoyed it. I received 40 hours and although it has taken a couple months to complete and expensive, I think it has helped my sobriety. Hearing stories and various points of views from other participants and the VIP speaker reall... read more
    Substance Use and the Recovering Family

    Substance Use and the Recovering Family

    18 Nov
    The longer alcohol and drug users abuse drugs or alcohol, the worse problems become. Until the substance user commits to change through recovery and/or therapy, the downward spiral continues.  "Committed" to recovery requires working a program or counseling with commitment over an extended period... read more
    Aftercare from Inpatient, Residential & Hospital Programs

    Aftercare from Inpatient, Residential & Hospital Programs

    11 Nov
    An aftercare program provides ongoing support and services as people go through life changes post inpatient treatment. Early recovery presents many challenges, many expected, many more unexpected. Many challenges occur regarding finding local self help groups, settling back into family life, returni... read more
    NC DWI Offense

    NC DWI Offense

    04 Nov
    In calculating a DWI or DUI offense in NC, driving records from all states in which a person has driven is considered. Whether it is an NC DWI or DUI in another state, the prior DWI will be taken into consideration by the court and the DWI assessment agency. If a person receives a DWI or DUI in any... read more

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    NC DWI Process: Charge, conviction, restoration of license

    NC DWI Process: Charge, conviction, restoration of license

    “I came to treatment on my 2nd DWI charge, pre-trial, and I have enjoyed it.
    Substance Use and the Recovering Family

    Substance Use and the Recovering Family

    The longer alcohol and drug users abuse drugs or alcohol, the worse problems become. Until
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    I came to First Step to receive treatment for alcohol abuse that led to a DWI. I was very resentful about having to come to treatment the first few groups. My attitude towards treatment worsened resulting from situational problems, i.e. rejection by a romantic interest. My attitude has drastically improved since I accepted that I

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