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Building a psychology of recovery is everyone's responsibility

So, much is made about the problems that Addiction presents. The awareness exists because, well, problems are pretty easy to spot. Really, I can hang out within any group of people and if given enough time, they will start complaining about a myriad of things. 480 more words

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A post about the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Heroin Addiction, and Poetry (with a Poem)

You might be asking yourself, “What in the heck do the Red Hot Chili Peppers (RHCP) have to do with Heroin addiction and poetry?” A lot, would be my answer. 709 more words

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Maybe people abuse drugs because they can?

There’s always discussion about why people do the things they do, especially in the realm of substance abuse and addiction. To me, it can feel like people pick up just because they can. 213 more words

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How Alcohol works in the body

I found this great infograph and thought i should share it….hope you find it useful and helpful (note: if you click on it, it will open up large enough to read)….

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The cold truth about recovery

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One of the harder aspects of trying to treat addiction and substance abuse is that sometimes people want me to have answers that are somehow easy and/or guaranteed. 461 more words

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OH - Missing Person: Jayme Bowen | WBNS-10TV Columbus, Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Columbus police and the Ohio Attorney General’s Office are looking for information on the disappearance of Jayme Bowen, 22.

The mother of two has been missing since Thursday, April 10th. 19 more words

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