Goals for Getting Help Over New Years for Drug Addiction

*+-New Year’s Day is right around the corner, and millions of Americans will be setting goals for themselves to pursue in 2015. What will your New Year’s resolutions be this year? To lose weight? Make more money? Improve your relationships? Travel more? Quit drugs and alcohol? This last one may not be the most common, but it is certainly one that many people from all walks of life will be making.

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Narconon Taiwan Stays Active in Offering Drug Prevention and Recovery Help

*+-Our staff and volunteers in Taiwan are always active! In these photos, you can see them getting out into the community to stop the use of drugs. In Taiwan, the widespread use of heroin and methamphetamine and the growing use of ketamine, the sleep aid Zolpidem and Ecstasy are creating many addicts. But if these enthusiastic drug educators have their way, addiction to these substances will soon be a thing of the past. Here you can see them reaching out to the public in and around the train station. The booklet they are handing out is 10 Things Your Friends…

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Bringing Back a Culture of Sober Living to America

*+-It has not been that long since drug use was something that few people struggled with or talked about. Before the 1960s, marijuana was just used in isolated areas and heroin use was restricted to certain circles of the population, usually in urban areas. Heroin spread through the jazz and Beatnik subcultures in the 1950s, then when US soldiers went to Southeast Asia in the 1960s, some developed heroin abuse habits and brought those habits home with them. Cocaine use spread across the country in 1985, creating tens of thousands of addicts and filling jails. In the late 1960s, marijuana…

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Life Skills and Their Relation to Recovery

*+-Until Betty Ford went public with her addictions and her recovery, no one knew much or talked much about addiction treatment. A drunk might go to the hospital to “dry out” – in other words, get off alcohol. But that left the cravings and desire to be drunk untouched. About the only method a person had for getting off heroin was a “cold turkey” withdrawal, a very grim process. But then Betty Ford established her center and celebrities began to arrive for treatment. This took the idea of addiction recovery into the mainstream. But by the time the Betty Ford…

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Interventions Can Save Lives

*+-There is a very unfortunate belief that is held by many families who are trying to help an addicted loved one. And that is that the person must “hit rock bottom” before they can be helped. I don’t know who invented that phrase but they did not do anyone any favors. This phrase is often repeated by those working in or writing about addiction recovery. But I’ll tell you why it is so dangerous. With the type of drugs on the market today, a person can easily be dead before they hit rock bottom.

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Narconon Melbourne Drug Rehabilitation Center in Australia

*+-Narconon Melbourne is located in Warburton, Australia. Melbourne has been helping people get off drugs since 2001. Since then, hundreds of people have come to this center to get help with drug addiction. Not only does Narconon Melbourne get people off drugs, but Melbourne also delivers drug education to the schools and people in their community to help prevent others from using drugs.   Here are a few success stories from some Narconon Melbourne Drug Rehab graduates. “I came to Narconon eleven months ago, I was at a point in life where I wanted to no longer live. I had…

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Narconon Suncoast Florida Drug Rehab Graduate Success Story

*+-The Narconon Suncoast drug rehabilitation center is located in Spring Hill, Florida. Here is a success story from one of the graduates. “At this moment and time I don’t even have the words to describe the sence of accomplishment I have right now. This program has not only given me my life back, but has changed it drastically. Before I came to Narconon Suncoast my life was in shambles. I didn’t know my right from left or good or bad anymore. I came from a wonderful family with a great life. At the age of 13, my father lost his…

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Narconon Drug Rehabilitation Center in Canada

*+-Narconon Trois-Rivieres, a drug rehabilitation and education center located in Quebec, delivers the full Narconon drug rehabilitation program. From alcohol to meth addiction, Narconon Trois-Rivieres, like our other drug rehabilitation centers, has helped people get off some of the most addicting drugs. If you know someone who needs help with drug addiction, give us a call. Our counselors are always ready to assist you.

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Narconon Drug Rehabilitation Center in Northern California

*+-Narconon drug rehabilitation centers are located all throughout the world in over 40 countries. Here is just one located in Northern California, Narconon Vista Bay. Many people have traveled from around the world to this particular center to recover from drugs and alcohol. If you know someone suffering from drug or alcohol addiction, please contact a Narconon drug rehabilitation specialist immediately. Our rehab counselors are always on standby.

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