Category Archives: Addiction Recovery

  • The WHY Behind Cedar Point Recovery: Rebecca Harris

    By: Cedar Point Recovery14 Aug 2017

    I have been working in the field of addictions for over nine years. I have been fortunate to work in many different treatment modalities including out-patient, residential, and detox. After seeing the need to treatment women with addictions,...

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  • Do People in Recovery Make Lousy Employees?

    By: Mark Lamplugh04 Aug 2017

    It’s natural to worry about the work performance of an employee who is in the process of recovery or who recently became sober. Employers worry about former addicts having a relapse on the job and negatively impacting the company....

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  • It’s a New Beginning, Not the End

    By: Cedar Point Recovery25 Aug 2016

    Detoxification from drugs is an uncomfortable process, but the dangers increase proportionally with how dangerous the drugs are. A lot of the withdrawal symptoms are standard, such as nausea, irritability, sleep disturbances, etc. One...

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  • Discover the Benefits of Methamphetamine Addiction Treatment

    Rehabilitation for Methamphetamine Abuse

    By: Cedar Point Recovery18 Aug 2016

    Preparation is the best tool when facing something new. Before one becomes intimidated by the thought of seeking methamphetamine addiction treatment, it may be helpful to become more knowledgeable about the process of gaining sobriety...

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  • Is It Easy, or Necessary?

    By: Cedar Point Recovery16 Aug 2016

    The mistake is thinking change is easy. It almost never is. However, it is, in the right circumstances, necessary. One such circumstance would most definitely be someone battling an addiction. (more…)

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  • Stop the Ticking Bomb

    By: Cedar Point Recovery11 Aug 2016

    Bottling up emotions is dangerous for any individual. This mental strain can present itself physically as well, and increase your chances of substance abuse. This danger is multiplied for someone who is going through recovery from substance...

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  • Pay It Forward: The Benefits of Sponsorship

    By: Cedar Point Recovery09 Aug 2016

    So, you've been in recovery for a while now, and you've been attending your 12-step meetings. This may have you contemplating becoming a sponsor to someone. The trick is to let them come to you. Lead by example and maybe your story...

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  • Returning Home From Rehab: One Step at a Time

    By: Cedar Point Recovery04 Aug 2016

    Leaving rehab and returning home can be unsettling due to the lack of structure in your home environment. There are many steps you can take to help you transition to life at home including picking up a hobby, getting help from your...

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  • Life After Rehab: Is a Sober Living Home for You?

    By: Cedar Point Recovery02 Aug 2016

    Leaving a rehab program is a challenge for multiple reasons. Transitioning back to society is made difficult due to the stigma, lifestyle effects of your past addiction, and possible debts racked up from your recovery bills. It's for...

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  • Man Using Alcohol and Nicotine

    Alcohol and Nicotine: A Powerful Pair

    By: Cedar Point Recovery19 Jul 2016

    Alcohol and nicotine used together can be a powerful addiction as they trigger different neurons in the brain. Professional help may be needed to overcome this addiction. (more…)

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