JCAHO

What is Joint Commission Accreditation (JCAHO)?

Pure Life Recovery recently announced that it achieved Joint Commission Accreditation (JCAHO).  The owners and staff are very proud of this accomplishment, but you may be wondering— What does that mean or what does it mean to me?  Here’s the simple 411 on JCAHO.   JCAHO [jay-co]   Pronounced different than it appears, JCAHO stands…

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Why Overcoming Addiction Often Fails

LEARN WHY OVERCOMING ADDICTION OFTEN FAILS Even after completing a detox program or an extended rehabilitation program, some individuals relapse. Overcoming addiction often fails, and obstacles can crop up even after becoming sober. By learning some of the biggest reasons that relapse occurs and sobriety fails, individuals in treatment can be better prepared to succeed.…

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How to Detox From Alcohol

How to Detox From Alcohol

Breaking free from an alcohol addiction begins with a detox from alcohol. However, knowing where and how to detox from alcohol isn’t always clear. By understanding more about what it takes to achieve sobriety and what to expect in withdrawal, individuals struggling with addiction can be better prepared to begin alcohol addiction recovery. DECIDING TO…

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The Mental Effects of Drugs and Addiction

THE MENTAL EFFECTS OF DRUGS AND ADDICTION When discussing the mental effects of drugs and addiction, medical professionals start with the physical aspect. While drug addiction can certainly cause devastating physiological issues, mental effects should also be a concern. Understanding the mental effects of drugs and addiction can highlight the importance of quality treatment. ONE…

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