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Three Ways to Continue Adventure Therapy During Aftercare
Aftercare programs for substance abuse are everywhere, and aftercare treatment options are numerous. Getting continued support after rehab, however, might require a little motivation. For many, these programs might not seem necessary. For others, substance abuse aftercare may have simply slipped their mind. If you’ve been to an inpatient rehab center, you might’ve engaged adventure therapy—or a recovery program based on novel, healthy experiences. You might’ve even made like-minded friends—those who you’ve conquered your addiction with. This method of therapy may not be used in every program, but it’s rather effective when it is. Did You Undergo Adventure Therapy? You might not realize ...

Is 100% Drug-Free Outpatient Rehab Possible?
Fighting fire with fire just makes more fire. There’s a different way Outpatient treatment is effective, by and large, because it’s highly customizable. The modern outpatient treatment center takes care in understanding the individual’s needs, addiction history and motivations. Some addicted individuals use outpatient treatment because they suffer from mild substance abuse. Others, meanwhile, may turn to outpatient addiction treatment to follow up on inpatient care. Outpatient Treatment: More Effective Than You Think Outpatient treatment gives patients the freedom to work, spend time with family and pursue life goals. A severe addiction to specific substances, like oxycodone or heroin, is typically treated in ...

BREAKING NEWS: Opioid Crisis is Center of $1.3 Billion Health Care Fraud Scheme – and U.S. is Cracking Down!
U.S. Government Cracks Down Last week U.S. prosecutors charged more than 400 people across the country with taking part in health care fraud, and the opioid crisis is front and center of this operation. Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced these charges on July 13th, 2017 and is calling this “the largest opioid related fraud take-down in American history”. The charges range from doctors accused of partaking in a scheme to prescribe unnecessary opioids for personal profit, to rehab facilities allegedly recruiting addicts with the promise of gift cards, visits to local strip clubs and even drugs! U.S. officials state the alleged ...