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    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
    Being Strong

    Being Strong

    27 Oct
    On being strong: "The tests can be harder than one imagined. But they are necessary in order to learn. And each of them brings us closer to the realizations of our dreams." Paulo Coelho- The Manual of the Warrior of Light Life is something that is just going to happen to each of us.  There are g... read more

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    Trust the Process

    Trust the Process

    If someone has been in recovery and 12 Step meetings enough they have heard peers
    Chill-Out

    Chill-Out

    Sometimes a person just needs a moment to stop thinking or reacting and chill-out. At
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    “I came to First Step because of a DWI. I was very upset and worried but everyone made me feel comfortable. It was nice to be able to talk to others in the same situation as me. Group was not what I thought it would be. I have really enjoyed the time I spent in […]

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