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Selective memory

Battling Selective Memory in Addiction

The trouble of selective memory can be aggravating for the family of an addict. Convincing someone of something they can’t remember feels like a frustrating cycle of confrontation and disbelief—especially when those actions seem wildly out of character. Without clear recollection of the ugly events, an addict will naturally struggle to believe or see the […]

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How to manage cravings

How to Manage Cravings

Cravings are a normal part of addiction recovery, but the challenge of dealing with those cravings can’t be overstated. Intense cravings can leave us feeling robbed of the ability to concentrate on tasks at hand, triggering that previous obsession and preoccupation with a drug. While you can’t always control everything in your surroundings, you can […]

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Addiction recovery

Make Recovery Part of Your Daily Life

In previous articles, we have discussed the importance of creating a new life in recovery. Setting goals and creating boundaries can help people move forward. But true recovery requires more thought and intention to abstain from drugs and alcohol. Recovery from addiction is a life-long journey, and successful recovery demands a conscious, daily commitment to […]

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