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How to Heal Your Body After Drug Use

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: February 6, 2021 Updated: March 26, 2021 Finishing a drug treatment program is a major accomplishment, but you may have lasting damaged caused by drug and alcohol abuse. How do you heal the damage that these substances have caused? Here at Crestview Recovery in Portland, Oregon, we understand that…

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How Your Addictive Behaviors Impact Your Life

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: January 29, 2021 Updated: December 30, 2020 Addiction can occur in many forms and affect many areas of your life. By and large, alcohol use disorder (AUD) and drug addiction are the most common substance use disorders affecting Americans. Recognizing the damaging effects of substance abuse can drive you…

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Core Values To Remember In Recovery

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: January 27, 2021 Updated: March 25, 2021 Drug and alcohol addictions take many things away and give few things back. As dependency intensifies, it’s easy to lose sight of what’s important. Values represent your perception of right and wrong. Core values are the feelings that define who we are,…

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What Are Life Skills For Recovery?

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: January 21, 2021 Updated: December 30, 2020 When you have a substance abuse disorder, the desire for drugs or alcohol overshadows everything else in your life. In an effective rehab center, you learn to focus your attention on the things that truly matter while dealing with cravings in a…

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How to Treat Common Addiction Triggers

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: January 17, 2021 Updated: December 30, 2020 You can avoid common addiction triggers with coping skills you learn in rehab. The first step includes understanding your personal triggers and how to counteract them. At Crestview Recovery, you can receive the care you need through outpatient or residential and inpatient…

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What Happens in A Residential Treatment Program?

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: January 13, 2021 Updated: March 26, 2021 Once you make addiction recovery your goal, it’s crucial to find an inpatient treatment program that can help you overcome your addiction to drugs and alcohol. A residential treatment program provides the most comprehensive care and 24-hour supervision for improved accountability. If…

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How To Stick To a Relapse Prevention Program

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: January 11, 2021 Updated: March 26, 2021 At Crestview Recovery in Oregon, we provide tools for our clients to succeed during and after our addiction recovery program. A relapse prevention plan outlines your triggers and ideas on how to avoid them. It also contains practical ways to overcome cravings to…

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Am I A Drug Addict?

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: December 27, 2020 Updated: March 31, 2021 It isn’t easy coming to terms with the fact that you depend on a dangerous drug in order to feel normal. One of the things that makes drug and alcohol addiction so dangerous is that when people realize they are addicted, they…

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Signs of Drug Use

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: December 13, 2020 Updated: March 31, 2021 Drug addiction is a common yet often silent disease that millions of Americans fight each year. Anyone who has been through it and has come out the other side knows all too well the type of irreparable damage that compulsive drug seeking…