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How Addiction Can Affect Your Family During The Holidays

The holidays come with travel plans, gift-giving, merry-making, and awkward family issues, which bring stressful topics such as money, family, religion, and general stress to the surface. For individuals struggling with addiction or recovering addicts, the holidays can be doubly difficult and triggering, which could easily lead to a relapse. Additionally, during a time of…

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Most Common Addictive Hallucinogens

While it is true that among all drugs used for recreational purposes, hallucinogens are actually among the least addictive. Still, addictive psychedelics can be, and too often are, fatally dangerous psychoactive substances. Addictive hallucinogens are also capable of being abused and destroying lives, families, and professions. Reach out to Midwest Recovery online or call us…

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Do I Need an Intensive Outpatient Program?

Some people who have issues with addiction don’t like the idea of admitting themselves to inpatient treatment. Individuals who complete an inpatient stay often need additional post-recovery support. An intensive outpatient program serves both groups and helps them learn how to continue managing their addiction in the real world. Intensive outpatient treatment programs help individuals…