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Is Drunk Driving a Sign of Addiction?
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Is Drunk Driving a Sign of Addiction?

By on Dec 28, 2021 in Alcoholism, Blog |

Not every person who gets behind the wheel intoxicated has an addiction. However, drunk driving is a strong indication that a person may need help with substance abuse disorder, especially if it happens more than once. Recognize the Risks of Drunk Driving In the U.S., driving under the influence (DUI) is illegal. A DUI occurs when a person’s blood alcohol...

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Alcohol Consumption & COVID-19: Why Now Is the Time to Get Help
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Alcohol Consumption & COVID-19: Why Now Is the Time to Get Help

By on Aug 4, 2021 in Alcoholism, Blog |

It’s been quite a year. Locked away from family and friends, you’ve spent your time watching the news and reading social media, unable to hug your best friend or get a break from the kids who are home 24/7. The pandemic changed many people. For a number of people, it led to increases in alcohol consumption and addiction. You’re Not Alone – Alcohol Consumption Grew...

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Making the Decision to Enter Drug or Alcohol Detox as a Professional
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Making the Decision to Enter Drug or Alcohol Detox as a Professional

By on Dec 10, 2020 in Addiction, Alcoholism, Blog |

You’re struggling each day with drug or alcohol use, hiding how much you rely on substances to get through the next meeting, the next confrontation, or the next disappointment. It’s time to get help, but you’re a busy professional who others rely on. How can you take the time off of work to go through detox and addiction treatment? Making the Decision to Change It...

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How Can I Help My Adult Child with Drug or Alcohol Addiction?
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How Can I Help My Adult Child with Drug or Alcohol Addiction?

By on Sep 3, 2020 in Addiction, Alcoholism, Blog |

Helping their children through difficult times is what parents do. While parents may hope that their children will stop needing so much support as they enter and progress through adulthood, the reality is that many adult children still turn to their parents when in need or in trouble. If you suspect that your adult child is suffering from substance use disorder, you...

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