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2013-05-15 23:29:55

Part of learning to live a sober life is learning how to have fun in sobriety. Recovery Associates, a Christian Rehab Center, holds planned outings and events for clients to enjoy. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) May 15, 2013 Clients at Recovery Associates' Christian Rehab Center are invited to go on fishing trips, scavenger hunts, Open Mic nights–all as part of the program. The Alumni Program director shares how rewarding these events can be, “It´s amazing to watch clients really...

2013-04-27 23:03:42

Halfway There Sober Living now provides residents with a vital service to help them re-enter the workforce. Delray Beach, FL (PRWEB) April 27, 2013 Halfway There of South Florida´s Career Coaching Program is fulfilling a need that many recovering addicts have lamented about when it comes to leaving treatment and trying to return to a normal lifestyle. One of the major challenges in doing so is finding a source of employment, especially in cases where one has been out of work for long...

2013-01-08 08:21:08

CYPRESS, Calif., Jan. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Studies have shown that ten to fifteen percent of physicians and airline pilots will have a problem with addiction during their lifetime. Alcohol is prominent among these populations, and can affect many other professionals as well. Professionals Treatment Programs offer specific treatment elements for attorneys, doctors, airline pilots, and other licensed specialists. A key element for these treatment programs involves intensive monitoring to...

2013-01-02 05:01:34

Raleigh DWI Defense Lawyer Jesse Scharff successfully argues against finding of impairment in alleged drunk driving case. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) January 01, 2013 North Carolina drunk driving defense attorney Jesse Scharff of Roberts Law Group, PLLC, successfully raised a reasonable doubt as to impairment in a DWI trial and secured a not guilty verdict, saving the client from up to six months in jail. A traffic stop of an allegedly speeding driver headed home after a sporting event ended in an...

2012-12-30 05:02:38

Owner at Fat Olives supports Back2Basics alcohol and drug recovery cause and hires on current program resident. Flagstaff, AZ (PRWEB) December 29, 2012 Twenty-six-year Flagstaff, AZ entrepreneur and owner of local hotspot dinning Salsa Brava and Fat Olives, John Conley, hires on Back2Basics Outdoor Adventures resident Robert Marini, as a cook. This partnership has further developed the Back2Basics mentor program. Knowing Conley´s respectable influence both in the sober community and...

2012-06-11 23:01:33

In honor of Father´s Day (June 17) and National Men´s Health Week (June 11-17), Pax Prentiss, CEO and co-founder of Passages Addiction Treatment Centers in Malibu and Ventura, California, encourages fathers to talk to their children about healthy living and the dangers of using drugs or alcohol. Malibu, CA (PRWEB) June 11, 2012 In honor of Father´s Day (June 17) and National Men´s Health Week (June 11-17), Pax Prentiss, CEO and co-founder of Passages Addiction Treatment...

2011-01-10 00:00:45

Long overdue portrayal of alcoholism in women pays tribute to successful sobriety, gives hope Chicago (Vocus/PRWEB) January 10, 2011 In July 2009, Diane Schuler killed herself and seven others, including her daughter and three nieces, when she wrecked her car while driving with a blood alcohol content more than twice the legal limit. Her friends and family vehemently denied that Diane, the epitome of a well-coiffed, doting mother and wife, could possibly have been driving drunk. Like many...

2009-10-01 12:10:00

JOSHUA TREE, Calif., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Cynthia Perkins, M.Ed., publishes new book, Get Sober Stay Sober: The Truth About Alcoholism, to provide alcoholics with the little known facts they need for successful recovery. "Get Sober Stay Sober: The Truth About Alcoholism provides an invaluable review of current 21st century knowledge about alcoholism and its successful treatment! Despite past decades of unrelenting failure rates among traditional programs, the author can legitimately...