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2013-11-22 23:37:35

Two residents collect a six-month sobriety chip, while a third graduates the Beyond the Basics extension program and takes a one-year chip. Flagstaff, Arizona (PRWEB) November 22, 2013 Families and friends gathered last weekend to celebrate the graduation of two Back2Basics residents. Zach, 20 and James, 23 have each struggled with drugs and alcohol since the age of 13. “What I've learned at Back2Basics is something I will use every day of my life,” Zach said. “Getting sober...

2013-11-05 23:25:24

After 7 years, founder Polly Parsons has expanded her business to include addiction treatment for men. Austin, TX (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 Sober living champion, Polly Parsons, has announced the expansion of her successful sober living house to include addiction and alcohol treatment for men. In addition, she will open Hickory Wind Ranch Recovery Community, a unique 90-day treatment and extended care program that will be customized for male residents to determine the best way to help...

2013-10-31 23:37:25

The Heroes in Recovery Award is presented to everyday heroes who aid the cause of treatment for addiction and mental health issues. Nashville, Tennessee (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 Heroes in Recovery (HIR) is proud to announce the recipient of its biannual Heroes in Recovery Award at Foundations Recovery Network’s recent Moments of Change conference in West Palm Beach, Florida. Former Congressman Patrick Kennedy and Rob Waggener, CEO of Foundations Recovery Network, presented the...

2013-10-31 23:02:58

New Found Life of Delray Beach is pleased to announce a donation to support the innovative programs at The Bridge Way School, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania's, first recovery based high school. New Found Life of Delray Beach and The Bridge Way School share the ideal that sustained sobriety is assisted through ongoing counseling and support in a structured environment. Delray Beach, FL (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 New Found Life of Delray Beach is pleased to announce a donation to The Bridge...

2013-10-29 23:36:52

Heroes In Recovery 6K Run/Walk takes place on November 16 to support those in recovery and break the stigma associated with addiction and mental health. Nashville, Tennessee (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 Heroes in Recovery, a movement celebrating the heroic efforts of those who seek addiction and mental health treatment, returns to Memphis, for one of its family-friendly 6K Run/Walk events. The goal of the race is to garner support for people in recovery and to educate the community at large...

2013-10-28 23:00:58

The Delray Recovery Center is proud to co-host a series of Twitter of chats in conjunction with Sober Nation, Sobriety For Women, and Young People in Recovery. The Twitter chat series “#RecoveryTalk” will provide a platform for people to discuss addiction and recovery on social media. Delray Beach, FL (PRWEB) October 28, 2013 The Delray Recovery Center is proud to co-host a series of Twitter of chats in conjunction with Sober Nation, Sobriety For Women, and Young People in Recovery....

2013-09-28 23:17:57

The specialists at Drug Rehab Center Staten Island have designed their treatment methods to help someone overcome a prescription drug addiction. Staten Island, NY (PRWEB) September 28, 2013 Drug Rehab Center Staten Island is a state of the art addiction treatment center that recently renewed their practices when it comes to treating someone with a prescription drug dependence. In recent years, the number of patients who came to Drug Treatment Center Staten Island for a prescription drug...

2013-09-27 23:25:02

Drug Rehab Center Silver Spring recently restructured their addiction treatment programs in an effort to help even more recovering addicts gain sobriety. Silver Spring, MD (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 With a variety of comprehensive and customizable treatment plans now available at Drug Rehab Center Silver Spring, anyone can get the help they need to overcome their addictions. The caring and compassionate staff members at Drug Rehab Center Silver Spring have created these new programs to...

2013-09-24 23:28:10

The Connecticut Community for Addiction Recovery (CCAR) will host its 14th annual Recovery Walks! on Friday, September 27, 2013, with registration beginning at 9:30 AM at Bushnell Park in Hartford, CT. Hartford, Connecticut (PRWEB) September 24, 2013 Recovery Walks! is a highly anticipated celebratory event for those in recovery from addiction to alcohol and drugs, as well as for their families, friends, and supporters. In addition to walking, participants will "put a face on...

2013-09-20 23:24:09

Shadow Mountain now offering Outpatient Chemical Dependency Treatment and Sober Living Homes in Colorado Springs. Colorado Springs, CO (PRWEB) September 20, 2013 Shadow Mountain Recovery is proud to announce the opening of their new outpatient treatment programs in Colorado Springs. The company's mission is to help individuals and families on the road to recovery. The founders of Shadow Mountain have firsthand experience of the pain of addiction with their own loved ones. It’s this...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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