Retreat of Atlanta Blog Archive

unmanageability and recovery
Living in Recovery
Sean Harren

Unmanageability and Recovery

Unmanageability and Recovery Unmanageability. What exactly does it mean? What causes it? Unfortunately, those who have experienced it know that it is more than merely just a symptom of addiction. Unmanageability is sometimes the reason why many people start to self-medicate and become addicted in the first place. Unmanageability is

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ADHD & Addiction
Addiction
Sean Harren

ADHD and Addiction

ADHD & Addiction FIIND OUR HOW ADHD AND ADDICTION ARE TWO OF THE MOST COMMON DISORDERS. Medication used to treat ADHD is prescribed and controlled by a medical professional and while it may have the potential to lead to addiction this is not usually the case. Research has shown that

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Drug Abuse and Memory Loss
Addiction
Sean Harren

Does Drug Use Affect Memory

Does Drug Use Affect Memory Does Drug Use Affect Memory?   We all know that drugs are bad for us and from a young we have been warned about the adverse effects that a chemical substance can have when introduced into the body. A question that many may ask, however,

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Dual Diagnosis Treatment The Retreat of Atlanta
Addiction
Sean Harren

Dual Diagnosis Treatment

Dual Diagnosis Treatment and Addiction With so many people suffering from drug and alcohol addiction many people receive a dual diagnosis from their healthcare professional once they have decided to seek professional help. So, what is a dual diagnosis? To put it quite simply it refers to a person who

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short and long term effects of alcohol abuse
Addiction
Sean Harren

What are Short and Long Term Effects of Alcohol Abuse

What Are The Short And Long-Term Effects of Alcohol Abuse? When trying to understand the short and long term effects of alchol abuse you’ll first need to know the effects of alcohol can vary from person to person, there is no denying that alcohol abuse can lead to some very

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Drug Addiction Treatment and Professionals
Addiction
Sean Harren

Drug Addiction and Treatment for Professionals

Drug Addiction and Treatment for Professionals Being a professional is hard work and long hours, deadlines and the extreme pressure of continued responsibilities can lead to a lot of anxiety and stress. Professionals include people who work as lawyers, doctors, nurses, pilots, and business executives just to mention a few.

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the reatreat of atlanta drug and alcohol detox rehab center atlanta ga tagline

The Retreat of Atlanta Staff and patients follow the CDC guidelines for wearing a mask, hand washing regularly, and social distancing in all aspects of treatment. Patients and staff are confidentially tested if CDC signs/symptoms/temperature are present. We practice strict preventative measures.