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    Common Myths about Addiction and Treatment

    Common Myths about Addiction and Treatment

    12 Sep
    Many times when a person walks into our office with thoughts and ideas on what they think substance abuse treatment is and what they have heard about treatment. As with most who are not trained in the field of substance use disorders, they may only have heard the common myths about addiction and tr... read more
    Recovery Quotes

    Recovery Quotes

    12 Sep
    Quotes are a great way to provide ourselves with some positive thoughts along with motivation and inspiration. Here are some inspiring and uplifting quotes that you reflect on on a daily basis.

    Best Addiction Recovery Quotes

    1. “I avoid looking forward or backward, and try to ke... read more
    Book Corner- Smart Recovery

    Book Corner- Smart Recovery

    12 Sep
    Many times people in recovery hear about 12 Step meetings and the resources 12 Step meetings offers. However there are other self help groups as well that a person in recovery can utilize and that is Smart Recovery. This is a list of books that they offer on their site to be able to get to know thei... read more
    Not ready for substance abuse treatment?

    Not ready for substance abuse treatment?

    05 Sep
    It seems impossible to convince the necessity of it to someone who is not ready for substance abuse treatment. Most of us have been told that you can lead a horse water but you can't make him drink. I believe that, if that is all we do. Does that mean we give up after walking the horse to the wa... read more

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    Common Myths about Addiction and Treatment

    Common Myths about Addiction and Treatment

    Many times when a person walks into our office with thoughts and ideas on what
    Recovery Quotes

    Recovery Quotes

    Quotes are a great way to provide ourselves with some positive thoughts along with motivation
  • What brought me to First Step was drinking and driving and being arrested twice. My first impression was that I wouldn’t learn anything and that I would hate it. What I thought was helpful was listening to others and their stories and how they handled their situations, they helped me reduce the want of alcohol […]

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