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Common Party Drugs & Impact on the Body

Common Party Drugs & Impact on the Body

Content Reviewed by Gillian Bieler, LCSW, CSAT, Clinical Director at ARC Raves, festivals and clubs are home to a number of...

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How Does Alcohol Affect a Healthy Body?

Content Reviewed by Gillian Bieler, LCSW, CSAT, Clinical Director at ARC Alcohol consumption can have serious impacts on the body and...

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How Can Trauma-Informed Care Treat Addiction?

Byline: Content reviewed by Gillian Bieler, LCSW, CSAT, Clinical Director at ARC Many people have experienced an event at some point in...

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Seasonal Sadness and Addiction Treatment

Byline: Content reviewed by Gillian Bieler, LCSW, CSAT, Clinical Director at ARC If you are not looking forward to the winter season...

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Signs You Might Be Struggling With Emotional Dysregulation

Content reviewed by Gillian Bieler, LCSW, CSAT, Clinical Director at ARC Emotional dysregulation is a term used to describe a condition in...

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To Date or Not to Date While in Early Recovery?

Content reviewed by Gillian Bieler, LCSW, CSAT, Clinical Director at ARC Recovering from a drug or alcohol addiction can be a long...

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Using Acceptance & Commitment Therapy to Combat Addiction

Many people need guidance and empowerment to successfully recover from a substance use disorder and avoid relapse. However, an addiction to...

All About the Twelve Steps

If you compare the number of people with a drug or alcohol addiction to those struggling with cancer, you will find...

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What’s the Connection Between Child Abuse and Substance Use?

It may be a truism to say that all children need a safe, nurturing and stable home to grow up in....

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Family Dynamics & Addiction: Are We Helping?

When it comes to the treatment of a substance use disorder (SUD), the family unit is increasingly being considered as a...