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As Northern California’s Premier Drug and Alcohol Rehab Recovery Center, we aim to provide you with current events and information on drug, alcohol and substance abuse to help you or your loved one on your journey to addiction recovery and long term sobriety.

5 Things To Be Thankful For When Recovering From Addiction

5 Things To Be Thankful For When Recovering From Addiction

The emotionally demanding process of recovery is not easy by anyone’s standards. The initial phases of sobriety are particularly difficult, and even physically and emotionally exhausting. Yet, in the early phase of recovery, individuals who are battling drug or alcohol addiction are often surprised that they quickly begin to rediscover hope and a renewed appreciation […]

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How Prescription Drug Addiction Can Sneak Up On Anyone

Prescription Drug Addiction Can Sneak Up On Anyone-SummitEstate

Prescription drug addiction is a problem that affects people of all ages and from all walks of life. Prescription painkillers, tranquilizers and amphetamines are being abused by individuals who never intended to become addicted. Who Is Abusing Prescription Drugs And Why? Often, the problem begins when an individual is prescribed a medication for an injury […]

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25 Ways To Reward Yourself – Without Alcohol Or Drugs – For Recovery Milestones

Ways To Reward Yourself Without Alcohol Or Drugs

It’s important to reward yourself for your accomplishments during your recovery, whether for behavioral changes and/or milestones in sobriety. The purpose of rewarding yourself is to strengthen your resolve to keep alcohol and drugs out of your life. Rewarding yourself increases your awareness of all that you have accomplished. Here are 25 ideas of ways […]

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Is My Partner An Addict? What Can I Do?

Is My Partner an Addict-What Can I Do-Summit Estate Rehab

It can be painfully difficult to witness anyone going through addiction. However, when it’s under your roof and it’s your partner who is addicted, the situation can be scary, stressful, and very uncertain. In the early stages of the addiction, there may be confusion in the household. The non-addicted partner begins to see behavioral changes […]

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5 Activities For Inner Strength To Support Sobriety

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Many people in recovery will talk about how their inner strength is helping to sustain their sobriety. For those who are just beginning their journey of recovery, it can be challenging to determine what is required to strengthen that somewhat mysterious, intangible trait called inner strength. What Exactly Is Inner Strength? The reality is that […]

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Is My Loved One Using Drugs? What Should I Do?

Is My Loved One Using Drug-What Should I Do-SummitEstate

Do you suspect that your loved one is using drugs? It can be both incredibly stressful and heartbreaking to be worried that someone you care deeply about is risking their life by abusing drugs. What To Do If Your Loved One Is Using Drugs While it can seem like you’re helpless when you witness someone […]

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How Much Time Is Enough For Long-term Rehab?

How Much Time Is Enough For Long-term Rehab-Summit Estate

There are a lot of unknowns when you are considering entering rehab for drug or alcohol addiction. One of the most common questions asked is, “How long will I need to stay in rehab?” This is a fair question. An inpatient rehab program takes you away from everyday activities including work, school, and social activities. […]

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5 FAQs About Detox That You Need To Know

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One of the most talked about but least understood aspects of overcoming drug or alcohol addiction is detox. The mystery surrounding the process often stems from the fact that everyone’s experience with it is different. FAQs About Detox To help minimize the unknowns, we’ve listed five of the most common questions we get asked about […]

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What Are Hallucinogens?

What Are Hallucinogens-Summit Estate Rehab Facility

Hallucinogens, also called psychedelics, are a classification of drugs that affect an individual’s self-awareness, thinking, sensations, emotions, and perceptions. These drugs work by disrupting the functioning of the brain’s serotonin system. Types Of Hallucinogens Drugs that are categorized as hallucinogens include: LSD PCP MDMA (Ecstasy) Mescaline Psilocybin Psychedelic Mushrooms The Effects Of Hallucinogens Depending on […]

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