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Where to Begin Searching for Sober Housing

What is a sober living program, and do programs like this always involve residing in sober living homes? Yes, a sober living program usually involves living in a sober home, also called drug- and alcohol-free housing or a halfway house. Housing options like this can offer people in recovery a positive, safe, and secure environment…

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Why Intensive Outpatient Programs Are Successful

What is an intensive outpatient program (IOP), and how does it treat people with substance use disorder successfully? First of all, outpatient programs are necessary for clients that can’t stay within a treatment facility for the length of their customized program. IOPs are also usually recommended for clients who don’t need medical detox. Overall, inpatient…

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How to Live Sober in Massachusetts

The truth is that addiction recovery requires continual care. Undergoing detox and rehab is not a cure, and complete healing doesn’t happen overnight. Some people continue to struggle after completing a rehab program and may need to consider looking into sober living homes to find a supportive space to continue on their path to recovery.…

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5 Benefits of Sober Living for Women

Widespread studies have demonstrated numerous benefits for women who enter a sober living home after addiction treatment. At Rockland Recovery, our team offers sober living home programs for women in the Rockland, Massachusetts, area who would like to continue their recovery journey in a structured environment. If you or a woman in your life is…

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How to Pick the Best Sober Living House in Massachusetts

The missing piece to achieving a recovery journey can sometimes be deciding on the right place to live if you are battling a substance use disorder. This is where Rockland Recovery’s sober living homes in Massachusetts can help you out with what you are missing. If you or someone you care about might benefit from…

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What Outpatient Addiction Rehab Services Are Available in Boston?

If you live in the Boston area and are looking for a high-quality, reliable outpatient treatment rehab center, there are options to help in your recovery journey. At Rockland Recovery, our day intensive outpatient program might be the right choice for your recovery journey. Please contact our Rockland Recovery team today by calling 855.732.4842 or filling…

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Signs of Opioid Addiction

Many people think that addiction happens due to someone being careless with the consumption of substances that are known to have a risk of addiction, as though it is basic irresponsibility. Unfortunately, some circumstances can throw a typically sober person into an addiction, such as surgery forcing a person to take pain pills for a…

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Dangers of Prescription Drug Abuse

Prescription medication is supposed to help get you well when your mind or body isn’t behaving. That is what we are taught. That is when they are taken as directed by the prescribing doctor. This is true for most medications. However, there are some that doctors prescribe that can be dangerous and even lead to…