RISK FACTORS FOR RELAPSE

Many chronic diseases involve high rates of relapse. For example, research indicates that 30-50% of those suffering from the chronic…

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RECOVERING FROM RELAPSE

The pride one deservedly feels after successfully completing a treatment program and entering recovery can make a relapse feel particularly…

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CO-OCCURRING DISORDERS

Co-occurring disorders, formerly called “dual diagnoses,” refers to the condition of having a substance addiction and mental health disorder simultaneously….

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AVOIDING RELAPSE

Relapse is a common element in many chronic diseases and addiction is no exception. The National Institute on Drug Abuse…

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TYPES OF TREATMENT PROGRAMS

While most professional substance addiction treatment programs contain the same basic elements, the specific details of each program can vary…

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