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Navigating Your Social Life in Early Recovery

Entering into a drug and alcohol addiction treatment program is the right step towards improving your health. Yet, it may seem like everything is different once you are on the other side of the addiction curve. Things like meeting new people suddenly become more challenging. Having an active social life in early recovery is important,…

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How to Start Your Search for Addiction Recovery

The first step in recovering from an addiction is accepting that you need help. In most cases, help comes in the form of professional treatment. Choosing a facility for accessing the treatment you need can be challenging, especially if it is your first time seeking addiction recovery. Fortunately, there are some easy ways to help…


Trusting the Process: Letting Go of Control

At Spokane Falls Recovery Center, we believe that sobriety is possible, and recovery is lifechanging. When long-term sobriety is achieved, significant change is inevitable. Growth occurs naturally when we are able to put down the drink and work a program of recovery. Anyone who has gone through this process can attest that each new challenge…

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How to Start Over After Attending an Addiction Program

There is far more to recovery than just stopping your drug or alcohol use. Most individuals who have struggled with substance use issues have found that the real work of recovery begins after all use has stopped. The challenge becomes about reintegrating yourself into life; the inevitable “starting over” that must come after you have…