Tag: drug treatment

How Spirituality Affects Addiction Recovery

December 25, 2017

There may be a misunderstanding amongst the masses about the importance of spirituality to addiction recovery. Addiction itself can rip the soul of spirituality, changing our emotions and perspectives toward negativity, creating dangerous, self-fulfilling prophecies. The process of detox and recovery must include the reintegration of spirituality into one’s life. But don’t get confused, spirituality […]

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Sugar Coated Scottsdale Addiction Rehab Is Sweet but Won’t Get You Sober

December 21, 2017

If you’ve gotten to the point where you’re sick and tired (literally) of this drug- or alcohol-dependent existence, life is already looking up. Because you’re one step closer to sobriety, though it’s hard to know you’ve finally arrived at “this place”. Wrought with conflicting thoughts and drowning in the numbness you’ve grown to accept, a […]

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Why Ethical Drug Rehabs in Arizona Are So Hard to Find

December 13, 2017

It’s been said that “Money is the root of all evil.” Perhaps not always but in the addiction treatment and recovery industry, that philosophy is showing a heavy hand – to the detriment of the people who really need the help. It’s no wonder. This is a $35 billion business. And with the growing number […]

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Gloucester, Mass. Will Provide Treatment, Not Jail, for Those Surrendering Illegal Drugs

May 6, 2015

Great article about providing treatment for drug addicts surrendering illegal drugs rather than jail. I think Arizona needs to adapt this strategy and Scottsdale Recovery Center would be happy to be a treatment provider! http://www.drugfree.org/join-together/gloucester-mass-will-provide-treatment-jail-surrendering-illegal-drugs/?utm_source=Stay+Informed+-+latest+tips%2C+resources+and+news&utm_campaign=bd56242f75-JT_Daily_News_Gloucester_Mass_Will_Provide&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_34168a2307-bd56242f75-223321113 Scottsdale Recovery Center 888-309-3385 www.scottsdalerecovery.com info@scottsdalerecovery.com

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U.S. Swim Champ Michael Phelps A ‘Changed’ Man Since Rehab

April 21, 2015

For those skeptical about committing to your recovery and entering into a drug rehab, see what Mr. Phelps has to say about his journey in recovery and how it’s changed his life. Kudos to Michael Phelps for admitting he had a problem with alcohol and drug abuse and got the help he needed. Too many […]

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How to Tell Your Family About Rehab

March 12, 2015

Admitting that you’re an addict is a big step. It’s the first in a long line of steps to recovery. So while you are ready to get the help you need, the question is, is your family ready for what lays ahead? Your family is a crucial part of your recovery. When it comes to […]

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Researchers Say The Use of Cannabis Leads to Illicit Drug Use

March 4, 2015

With so much debate over the use of cannabis a.k.a. marijuana, it stands to reason that people will wonder if the use of cannabis can lead to harsher and more illicit drugs. So what exactly is cannabis? Cannabis is the botanical or genus term; marijuana is the street term however they are one in the […]

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Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Addiction

February 26, 2015

Addiction, no matter what the addiction is to, is a powerful thing. It can take hold of your life and consume it in an instant. No one wakes up and says “today I will be an addict.” That’s because addictions make everything else in life seem trivial. Many things take a back seat to addiction […]

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The Path to Drug Use

February 16, 2015

People turn to alcohol and drugs for a variety of reasons. Chances are there is someone you know who when they get to drinking they become the life of the party. It could start out as just a few drinks or just a few hits of “X” drug and before you know it they’re hooked. […]

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