When Your Loved One Is Away in an Addiction Center

When Your Loved One Is Away in an Addiction Center

If your loved one has made the choice to go away for rehab, he or she has taken a positive first step toward recovery. You want to be as supportive and encouraging as possible, but that may be difficult to do if the chosen inpatient treatment center is far from home....
Will I Make New Friends While in Rehab?

Will I Make New Friends While in Rehab?

Human beings are highly social creatures who rely on companionship and cooperation to survive. This is truer than ever when people are going through a tough time, such as during rehab and addiction treatment. But many people wonder how hard it is to make new friends...
Can You Leave Rehab Early and What Happens if You Want to?

Can You Leave Rehab Early and What Happens if You Want to?

Leaving rehab before you complete your program is your choice, just like it was your decision to check yourself into rehab in the first place. However, if you’re in the middle of a treatment program and are making progress with your addiction, it’s important to...