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Young Men's Mentoring Program | Insight Intensive

Young Men's Mentoring Program | Insight Intensive | Addiction & Recovery | Scoop.it
Insight Intensive's young men's mentoring program is designed to address their issues through clinical services, mentoring, coaching and life-skills.
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A friend of ours suffered from Failure to Thrive/Launch syndrome and places like this young men's mentoring program really helps those stuck in adolescence move forward in life. 

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The Parents Guide to Helping Your Addicted Child |Insight Intensive at Gold Lake

The Parents Guide to Helping Your Addicted Child |Insight Intensive at Gold Lake | Addiction & Recovery | Scoop.it
Here is a parents guide to helping there child that is suffering with addiction. How to recognize and approach your child. Also where and how to find them help.
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great article for parents who have children that won't leave home

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Bradley Cooper and his Drug Addiction| Celebrity Addiction - New River

Bradley Cooper and his Drug Addiction| Celebrity Addiction - New River | Addiction & Recovery | Scoop.it
Bradley Cooper struggled with a heavy drug addiction. Find out the demons Bradley Cooper had to battle and overcome in order to become the star he is today.
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This article was really eye opening. Bradley Cooper is sincere and honest about his battle with drugs and alcohol. It also shows that the disease of Addiction does not discriminate. 

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A Day in the Life of a Heroin Addict | Your First Step

A Day in the Life of a Heroin Addict | Your First Step | Addiction & Recovery | Scoop.it
The following article follows the story of a girl in her 20's throughout a normal day for her, which includes stealing from her parents, meeting her drug dealer, and passing out in bathrooms.
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Most people have an image of what a heroin addict looks like, but after reading this article that stereotype will be smashed.

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The Battlefield for Addiction: Heroin & The Northeast | Your First Step

The Battlefield for Addiction: Heroin & The Northeast | Your First Step | Addiction & Recovery | Scoop.it
Since Phillip Seymour Hoffman's recent death the rest of the U.S. has become aware of something those living in the Northeast US already knew. Heroin use is becoming the new underage drinking.
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The Northeast section of the U.S. is no stranger to Heroin use, but in the past two years it has gone from above average numbers in users to a full blown epidemic. Since Phillip Seymour Hoffman's tragic death, the rest of the country is finally realizing the serious problem that is killing people daily. State officials are calling on laws to help stop the number of overdoses, with the use of Narcan, that occur daily throughout Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, New York, New Hampshire and New Jersey. Read more on this devastating issue that is claiming more lives in the Northeast than any other health condition at this point.

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