Your Guide to a Sober Holiday

Your Guide to a Sober Holiday

For the majority of individuals in recovery, the holidays are a challenging point in their recovery. The holidays pose unique struggles and challenges to sobriety, so it can be helpful to have strategies to help prevent a relapse. Opportunities to engage in old, unhealthy behaviors are abundant during the holidays. Due to the general indulgence…

tips to stay present this holiday season

Tips to Stay Present This Holiday Season

The holiday season is swiftly approaching, and with it comes the joy and excitement as well as the addiction triggers associated with this time of year. Stress, loneliness, and anger all play a part in how people handle their recovery from addiction. For some, the holiday season only exacerbates these negative feelings when everyone is…

How Drugs and Alcohol Can Cause a Compromised Immune System

How Drugs and Alcohol Can Cause a Compromised Immune System

COVID-19 is here. Anyone with a compromised immune system is at a higher risk of developing complications from the disease. There’s a lot of concern for elderly individuals who often have weaker immune systems and co-occurring medical conditions. However, those who use drugs or alcohol may have a compromised immune system as well. At Rockland…

A woman at an outpatient alcohol treatment center talks to a man who is about to enter outpatient addiction treatment in massachusetts about outpatient rehab in mass before helping him enroll in an outpatient alcohol rehab in mass

How Does Outpatient Alcohol Treatment Work

Our country has normalized drinking in a way that we would not consider reasonable for other addictive substances. Early intervention is always ideal. If you or someone you can about is showing signs of problems with alcohol, consider reaching out to the professionals at Rockland Recovery about our alcohol addiction treatment program. We offer a…

A man at a partial hospitalization program or php in massachusetts considers substance abuse treatment in massachusetts as he looks out the window

Signs You Need a Partial Hospitalization Program for Substance Abuse

There are many options for selecting the most sensible service for your stage in the recovery process. A partial hospitalization program (PHP) is a mental health treatment program designed for clients to go to a treatment center several days each week but return home at the end of the day. A PHP is appropriate for…