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Stephanie

Watching My Spouse Succumb to Addiction

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Seeing someone you love succumb to addiction is awful. It is one of the most heartbreaking things one can ever witness. I just witnessed this with my husband. Everything I tried to do either caused him to blow up, or backfired on me. I’m devastated to see what his addiction is doing to him. A friend of mine suggested a local rehab, and I would love to put him in there. He just doesn’t see his addiction as a problem at this point.

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Learning to Avoid Distractions While at Rehab

By | Relapse Prevention | No Comments

I struggled on a constant basis to avoid distractions while at rehab. Everyone had something to say that kept my mind racing. Every time I went to try and better myself, someone would start talking about something that kept my mind from doing what I wanted. It was infuriating. I really wanted to get more out of rehab than I got at first. It wasn’t until I literally blew up at my counselor before I saw just how mad I was. They then helped me learn how to avoid distractions while at rehab.

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Meeting a Rehab Counselor Allowed Me to See My Addiction

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For years, I didn’t think I had a problem, but meeting a rehab counselor changed all that. It was pure happenstance, too. I was at an event held at our local YMCA, and started talking to this woman. She seemed incredibly unassuming at the time. After talking for about an hour, she told me she worked at a local rehab. Somehow, she knew I was struggling with addiction, almost instinctively. Through our conversation, I began to see my life from an outsider’s perspective. That’s when my addiction really started to come into focus.

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Tips to Help You Manage Your Stress While At Luxury Rehab

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You are likely going to need help to manage your stress while at luxury rehab. It is going to creep up on you if you don’t. Luxury rehab has one downfall to some addicts, and that is helping them feel too carefree. When you go into luxury rehab, everything is taken care of for you. It can be easy to pretend that that stress isn’t around anymore. Eventually, however, that stress will come back and catch up with you. That’s why making sure to manage your stress while at luxury rehab is so incredibly important.

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I Used Gaming to Escape the Problems of My Life

By | Gaming | No Comments

For many years, I used gaming to escape. It helped me pretend that my life wasn’t seriously falling apart. It was a lie. I could escape into a world on a screen and tune out everything around me. Granted, it was a great way to relax, but it also screwed up my life. It wasn’t until my power got shut off from non-payment, and I couldn’t game, that I saw just how bad my addiction to gaming really was.

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Summer Produce to Indulge In at Luxury Rehab

By | Dining | No Comments

There is plenty of food to indulge in at luxury rehab. This is especially true for people who attend rehab during the summertime. With all of the produce that comes into season during the summer months, you can get a lot of nutrients with each meal. Your body needs a lot of nutrients during recovery. The best way to help your body heal is by giving it the nutrients that it needs. Luxury rehab will help with the emotional and mental aspects of recovery.

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Our Family Pitched In to Send My Sister to Luxury Rehab

By | Crystal Meth | No Comments

We opted to send my sister to luxury rehab because we knew she needed help. She’d gone through rehab before and got no results. It was a matter of her needing to get better results than the other rehabs. We firmly believed she needed extra attention. By sending her to a luxury rehab, that would be exactly what she would get. From all accounts, we seemed to have picked correctly.

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Spending Father’s Day Helping My Dad Get Treatment

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I have been trying to help my dad get treatment for addiction for almost a decade. Before that, I was too young to see what the problem was. He’s been a drinker for many years. His drinking got him in trouble a few times, but nothing major. Most people just assumed that he’d be able to get out from under the alcohol in time. I saw the toll it was taking. I’ve never been one to force the issue, but I have been persistent. This year, he finally agreed.

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Creating Positive Habits While Undergoing Luxury Rehab

By | Therapy at Luxury Rehab | No Comments

Positive habits take a lot of time to create. Bad habits are much easier. However, they won’t help you live the sober life. If you want to be able to get past addiction, once and for all, you need to create positive habits. If you go home with your old habits intact, you are doomed to relapse. Take the time at rehab to work on creating those positive changes. You have help and can get an outsider’s perspective on how beneficial each habit can really be.

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My Grandmother Had a Stroke and That Led Me to Luxury Rehab

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I never would have guessed that a loved one getting sick would have led me to luxury rehab. However, that’s just what happened. My grandmother raised me. She was my world, when my world fell apart. When I was 8 year old, my parents split up, and I was forced to live with my mother. I’ll say, her and I never got along, so I stayed with my grandmother other than when I could see my dad. When she had a stroke, my addiction came to the forefront. She needed a caregiver, and I was in no position to be there for her.

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