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Dangers of Substance Abuse

Substance abuse is when a person takes illegal drugs. It’s also when a person uses other legal substances, such as alcohol or prescription medication, excessively, or in the wrong manner. The dangers of substance abuse can prevent you from realizing your potential.  Substance abuse significantly affects the entire society, not just teens and young adults.…

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Benefits of a Family Program

Addiction doesn’t just impact the person struggling with a substance abuse disorder. Addiction is also a family disease because it negatively impacts those you love most. The negative impact on your loved ones is especially profound if you’re married or have children. Since addiction requires treatment, family therapy plays an important role in your recovery,…