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The Short and Long-Term Effects of Hallucinogens

The Short and Long-Term Effects of Hallucinogens

Content reviewed by Nicholas G. Glines, Executive Director at New Hope Ranch In the 1960s, hallucinogenic drugs were popularized as a...

How Does Music Therapy Help First Responders Manage Addiction?

How Does Music Therapy Help First Responders Manage Addiction?

Content reviewed by Nicholas G. B, Executive Director at New Hope Ranch As many people may already know, music directly impacts...

Veteran Programs for Anger Management and Addiction

Veteran Programs for Anger Management and Addiction

Content reviewed by Nicholas G. Glines, Executive Director at New Hope Ranch Veterans experience emotions differently due to their experiences in...

Different bits of paper, stickers, and happy words of encouragement cover a vision board.

How Vision Boards Help Addiction Recovery

Content reviewed by Nicholas G. Glines, Executive Director at New Hope Ranch Recovery, like life, has its share of ups and downs....

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...

stigma and addiction

Addiction and Stigma

Stigmas surrounding substance use disorder (SUD) and addiction have long presented inaccurate beliefs about addiction. Stigma also has prevented many who...

alcoholism and veterans

Alcoholism: Its Influence and Relationship with Veterans

Alcoholism in veterans is a common and severe problem. Veterans show higher rates of alcoholism on a regular basis compared to...

dual diagnosis, mental health and addiction

The Relationship Between Mental Health and Addiction

When you have both a substance use disorder (SUD) and a mental health disorder, this is called a co-occurring disorder or...

is marijuana addictive?

Is Marijuana Addictive?

There is a popular belief that marijuana is not an addictive drug. However, health professionals and scientists agree that marijuana is...

springtime and recovery

3 Ways Springtime Can Help Recovery

Being outside in nature and basking in the warm sun can be a wonderful experience, especially after enduring a long, dark...

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