Category Archives: Addiction

  • To End Stigma, End Labels.  All of Them.
    Tuesday, October 16th, 2018

    To End Stigma, End Labels. All of Them.

    Many people in the addiction treatment and prevention field as well as countless other professionals and recovery advocates often talk about ending the stigma of addiction. The basic concept...
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  • Resiliency and Recovery
    Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018

    Resiliency and Recovery

    There is a new book out by NY Times bestselling author Rick Hanson, Ph.D. called Resilient: How to grow and unshakable core of calm, strength, and happiness. Hanson’s previous...
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  • Outside-in Misunderstanding
    Wednesday, July 18th, 2018

    Outside-in Misunderstanding

    Have you ever felt like someone made you extremely angry? Who hasn’t! When someone does something we don’t like, something that seems designed to bug us or piss us...
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  • MBSR and Addiction Treatment
    Monday, May 7th, 2018

    MBSR and Addiction Treatment

    The Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) program was developed by Jon Kabat-Zinn through the Stress Reduction Clinic at the University of Massachusetts Medical School. He studied Eastern philosophy and...
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  • Losing the “Addict” Behavior
    Friday, May 4th, 2018

    Losing the “Addict” Behavior

    Many of us have heard the term “dry drunk” before, which basically means that someone may be sober, but little else has changed in the person’s behavior. Although we...
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  • Introducing Guest Speaker Jill Whalen
    Monday, April 16th, 2018

    Introducing Guest Speaker Jill Whalen

    Mindfulness Based Educational Program Centered Recovery takes its educational curriculum very seriously. Our clients come to us because our  program is very different from other recovery centers–we pride ourselves...
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