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How Vision Boards Help Addiction Recovery

Content reviewed by Nicholas G. Glines, Executive Director at New Hope Ranch Updated on 12/13/2022 Recovery, like life, has its share of...

The Benefits of Having an Optimistic Outlook In Recovery

The Benefits of Having an Optimistic Outlook In Recovery

Updated on 12/28/23 Content reviewed by Nicholas G. Glines Having an optimistic outlook is beneficial for your mental and physical well-being. It...

Is There an Addiction Treatment Program for Veterans Without VA Benefits?

Is There an Addiction Treatment Program for Veterans Without VA Benefits?

Content reviewed by Nicholas G. Glines, Executive Director at New Hope Ranch For veterans struggling with a mental health or substance use...

How Should I Prepare for Residential Treatment?

How Should I Prepare for Residential Treatment?

Content reviewed by Nicholas G. Glines, Executive Director at New Hope Ranch Preparation is essential in making the most of your residential...

Heroin Addiction Among Veterans

Heroin Addiction Among Veterans

Veterans and heroin addiction is a troubling trend that continues to rise. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)...

What Is Hallucinogen Dependency?

What Is Hallucinogen Dependency?

Hallucinogens are diverse kinds of substances that alter perceptions. The use of these substances causes individuals to become disconnected from their...

How Are Genograms Used in Counseling?

How Are Genograms Used in Counseling?

A genogram is a popular tool for counselors and therapists to help them delve into family therapy. A genogram provides detailed...

Helping Veterans Beat the Winter Blues

Helping Veterans Beat the Winter Blues

Updated on 12/12/23 Seasonal affective disorder (SAD), more popularly referred to as the “winter blues,” is a serious condition that can...

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First Responders and Substance Use Disorders

Content reviewed by Anthony T. Triola, Executive Director at New Hope Ranch A first responder arrives on the scene of an accident...

a man using his cell phone in the street

Why Reaching Out Matters in Addiction Recovery

Updated on 12/05/23 Content reviewed by Anthony T. Triola December is traditionally associated with the holiday season. The holiday season is traditionally...