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3 Benefits of a Women’s Recovery Program

There are many underlying reasons that people become addicted to substances. Because some of these reasons are rather common, finding treatment programs that identify and target these underlying causes is useful. Men’s and women’s rehab programs can benefit those who have gender-related trauma and addiction. Men may find themselves under too much pressure to perform…

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5 Benefits of Sober Living Programs for Women

The results of several studies indicate that there are multiple benefits for individuals that go to a sober living home after treatment. The Rockland Recovery sober living program for women in Massachusetts offers women the opportunity to continue their recovery with a number of important benefits. Some women that complete a sober living home for…

examples of the connection between domestic violence and addiction

The Connection Between Addiction and Domestic Violence

The connection between domestic violence and addiction is well recognized by several sources. Statistics show that millions of domestic violence victims indicate that substance abuse was also a part of the domestic violence. It is important to note that domestic violence related to addiction occurs in many forms, including physical abuse, verbal abuse, emotional abuse,…

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Commonly Abused Opioids and How to Prevent Addiction

Over the last two decades, the U.S. has gone through an epidemic of overdose-related deaths. Every nineteen minutes, someone in America dies of a drug overdose. Today, legally acquired opioids are the second most abused drugs in the country, right after cannabis. This opioid epidemic is so widespread that more people die from an opioid…

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3 Advantages of Attending Women’s Addiction Rehab

When someone is addicted to alcohol or drugs, they find the idea of seeking treatment to be overwhelming. But, seeking treatment is the best option to end an addiction. The next step in the recovery process is to choose a treatment center where you can feel comfortable. At Rockland Recovery, we want to help you…