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    Free Substance Abuse Assessments: 1-855-806-5512

    Free Substance Abuse Assessments: 1-855-806-5512

    12 Jun
    Do you have a concern about your alcohol or drug use? Do you think you are possibly chemically dependent, addicted or alcoholic?  In an effort to better serve our communities, First Step provides free substance abuse assessments to anyone who is interested or in need. If you would like to speak... read more
    Trust the Process

    Trust the Process

    25 Mar
    If someone has been in recovery and 12 Step meetings enough they have heard peers say time and time again "Trust the process". That sounds pretty easy, but how does a person know if the process they are experiencing is the right process for them to really trust? To be honest, that part is simple ... read more
    Chill-Out

    Chill-Out

    25 Mar
    Sometimes a person just needs a moment to stop thinking or reacting and chill-out. At times as people we tend to jump to conclusions, over react and even be extra sensitive. This makes it really important for us to relax and chill out when things just don't seem to go our way. Here are some suggesti... read more
    A Brief History of First Step Services LLC

    A Brief History of First Step Services LLC

    30 Jan
    First Step was originated by Henry Tarkington in 2001, in Garner, NC as a single-therapist practice. In early 2002, “1st Step Substance Abuse & DWI Services,” the company’s original name, became a fully licensed outpatient, intensive outpatient and DWI substance abuse treatment program. ... read more

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    Free Substance Abuse Assessments: 1-855-806-5512

    Free Substance Abuse Assessments: 1-855-806-5512

    Do you have a concern about your alcohol or drug use? Do you think you are
    Trust the Process

    Trust the Process

    If someone has been in recovery and 12 Step meetings enough they have heard peers
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    “I received my DWI 16 years ago; so naturally my first thought was, why do I have to take these classes’ sorry group(s). After the first group, I really thought it was a waste of time. As the groups went on, they became more interesting as I began to interact more. The groups have made […]

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