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The Faces of Substance Abuse

Posted on January 22nd, 2019 by rradmin

What is substance abuse and is it the same for everyone? Substance abuse differs from person to person and it can be triggered by various things. Sometimes it is a result of emotional or mental problems, and sometimes it’s something much larger. Whatever the root of the abuse is, it affects not only the person […]

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Seasonal Affective Disorder

Posted on December 11th, 2018 by rradmin

Do you realize that you start to feel sad when the weather gets colder and only feel happier once Spring comes around? You could be suffering from seasonal affective disorder (SAD), which is a type of depression related to the change in seasons. There are ways to fight the symptoms of SAD, but if these […]

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3 Common Myths About Addiction

Posted on November 9th, 2018 by rradmin

When someone hears the words addiction or substance abuse, their opinions are immediately clouded with misconceptions and assumptions. This makes it difficult for friends and family members to truly understand what an addicted loved one is going through. These misconceptions and assumptions are then turned into myths about Substance abuse, addiction and alcoholism. At River […]

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How To Deal With Back-To-School Stress

Posted on October 2nd, 2018 by rradmin

Back-to-school time can be stressful for everyone involved – the people heading back to school, the teachers and professors who have an immense job ahead of them and the family members close to these individuals. If the thought of starting school again stressed you out, try to follow some of these tips from the River […]

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How to Help Your Loved One After Treatment

Posted on September 12th, 2018 by rradmin

Entering a treatment program is a major step for anyone who is dependent on alcohol or drugs, but what happens after your program is complete is also a major step. As a friend or loved one, you might be wondering what you can do to help. The two biggest factors in recovery are support and […]

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