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It was eight years of a daily diet of painkillers, otherwise known as opioids. I had a shoebox full of different size red bottles filled with a variety of potencies. It was my necessary candy drawer. Couldn’t live without it.
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For many folks struggling with addiction in treatment, loss and grief are significant factors that are dealt with at the Health Recovery Center. Anytime we lose something that was of value to us, we go through a process of mourning that loss.
Psychiatrist’s do NO lab tests to find the underlying cause of mental health issues. None. Zero. Zip. Instead, they offer psychometric tests, (i.e., questionnaires asking people to describe their symptoms).
“Dual Diagnosis” is a popular expression in the addiction treatment field. Coined by psychiatry and the drug companies that supply them, it refers to the practice of taking clients off their old drugs, while exchanging them for many of the new popular psychoactive drugs instead.
One thousand, Two Hundred and Ninety-Three days I have been sober thanks to HRC.
I came into this program sick, broken, and much stressed! Hopeless!! I feel very confident in my future knowing I have the tools to live healthy physically and emotionally.
Thank you for your kindness, wisdom, and guidance for J. Especially for the extra effort, it appears to be working as he is sleeping better. He even said he had clarity this morning.