Addiction Recovery

The 5 S’s of Addiction Recovery Part 2: Supervision

By |2019-04-01T13:59:51-04:00March 3rd, 2019|Categories: Addiction Recovery|Tags: , , |

This blog addresses the second factor "supervision," which is integral to anyone's addiction recovery. Whether your goal is abstinence or moderation and harm reduction, these five factors (structure, supervision, spirituality, social support and substitution) are essential components of successful and healthy drug and alcohol and other addiction recovery.  What follows is Teddy Kradzinski's personal account through [...]

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Drug and Alcohol Recovery Success Rates

By |2019-04-11T12:49:13-04:00February 11th, 2018|Categories: Addiction Recovery|Tags: , , |

Addiction psychiatrists and psychologists are often asked about successful recovery rates for addicts and alcoholics in their clinics and practice and until recently there have been few data to support most therapist's claims. Here is a local guest blog reposted from my own site at Jeremy Frank PhD CADC which discusses the more optimistic side of [...]

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Alcoholics Anonymous for Heroin Addiction: A Philadelphia Student Tells His Story

By |2019-04-11T13:02:10-04:00July 8th, 2017|Categories: Addiction Recovery|Tags: , , , , |

While there are similarities to people’s drug and alcohol use all roads into drug and alcohol use and recovery are unique and as different as the many people who use drugs and alcohol recreationally or abusively.  As addiction counselors in private practice in Philadelphia and Montgomery county we work with individuals to support their efforts at [...]

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