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Risk Factors for Developing an Addiction

Risk Factors for Developing an Addiction

Content reviewed by Karen Rubenstein, LMFT There are many misconceptions about addiction. One popular myth is that a person may only...

Why Acceptance Is Essential to Recovery

Why Acceptance Is Essential to Recovery

Content reviewed by Karen Rubenstein, LMFT Many people that struggle with addiction continue to do so because they are not ready...

The Connection Between Anxiety and Addiction

The Connection Between Anxiety and Addiction

Content reviewed by Karen Rubenstein, LMFT Anxiety disorders and substance use disorders (SUDs) are among the most prevalent mental health conditions...

Conscious Recovery & the Power of Gratitude

Conscious Recovery & the Power of Gratitude

Conscious Recovery & the Power of Gratitude Content reviewed by Gillian Bieler, LCSW, CSAT, Clinical Director at ARC Addiction and mental...

3 Types of Grounding Techniques to Calm Your Mind

3 Types of Grounding Techniques to Calm Your Mind

Content reviewed by Karen Rubenstein, LMFT It is normal at times to feel flustered or overwhelmed by life’s responsibilities. Whether you...

What Are the Risks of Abusing Xanax?

What Are the Risks of Abusing Xanax?

Content reviewed by Gillian Bieler, LCSW, CSAT, Clinical Director at ARC Xanax is a medication prescribed to reduce anxiety and panic-related symptoms....

How Can Drug Use Cause Blood-Borne Infections?

How Can Drug Use Cause Blood-Borne Infections?

Heroin is an illicit street drug derived from opium poppy plants that has claimed the lives of many Americans through fatal...

Ways to Boost Your Immunity in Addiction Recovery

Ways to Boost Your Immunity in Addiction Recovery

Content Reviewed by Gillian Bieler, LCSW, CSAT, Clinical Director at ARC Drugs and alcohol can have detrimental effects on many aspects...

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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