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Why Volunteer Work Helps with Addiction Recovery
It may seem counterintuitive, but one of the best ways for a person to deal with their own problems is to volunteer. This is especially true for those who suffer from substance abuse. Addiction is a condition that promotes selfishness. Those who are wrapped up in addiction become increasingly self-centered, often cutting ties with friends, family members and activities that they used to do with others. Volunteering helps bring balance back to a person’s life. Here’s how. The Therapeutic Power of Volunteering There are four key ways in which volunteering benefits clients recovering from substance abuse. Takes Focus off One’s Own Problems When all a person ...

The Benefits of CrossFit for Addiction Recovery
We’ve all heard – many times – how important exercise is to our health. And yet, many people avoid it like the plague. For those whose body has been ravaged by substance abuse, it may seem that getting fit is an especially far-off goal. So it might surprise you to learn that not only is physical activity appropriate as part of a drug and alcohol treatment regimen, it’s one of the pillars of lifelong sobriety. But what if you hate exercise? May we suggest that you don’t hate exercise, you hate BORING exercise? Exercise Should Be Fun and Empowering With more than 20 years ...

Elevate Addiction Services: Northern California Rehab Serving All Residents of California
The first step in successful addiction recovery is recognizing the problem and deciding it is time to seek help. The second step is locating a treatment center that is accessible, proven to be effective and 100% committed to the success of its clients. Elevate Addiction Services offers holistic, individualized addiction recovery programs at three locations, welcoming guests from Northern California, Central California, Southern California and the rest of the United States. About Elevate Addiction Services The Elevate philosophy is to guide individuals struggling with addiction through a life-altering transformation rather than mask the condition with medication. Elevate Addiction Services has three locations in ...