Addiction Recovery Blog

Dual Diagnosis: How can anxiety affect my recovery?

Celebrating New Holiday Traditions

Giving Thanks: The Power of Mindfulness in Recovery

Co-Occurring Substance Use and Seasonal Affective Disorder

10 facts you didn’t know about co-occurring disorders

Welcome to Aquila Recovery Northern Virginia

The Link Between Traumatic Childhood Experiences and Substance Use Disorder

Their Substance Use Disorder is Affecting Your Family

How Can I De-stress Without Drinking Alcohol?

Celebrating Recovery Milestones

This is Why Drinking Actually Makes You Feel More Stressed Out

The Role of Denial in Addiction Treatment

12 Tips for a Successful SMART Recovery

12-Steps Program vs. Smart Recovery: Choosing What Fits

The Power of Setting Smart Goals for Addiction Recovery

Johnny Allem Publishes Book “Say the Second Thing”

April is Alcohol Awareness Month

Setting and Measuring your SMART Goals 

Measuring SMART Goals for Recovery

The Power of Mantras and Positive Affirmations in Recovery

Seeking Out Positive People to Aid in Recovery

Visualizing Your Path to Recovery

How A Positive Lifestyle Change Can Help You Overcome A Relapse

Aquila Recovery earns the Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Behavioral Health Care Accreditation

Addiction Recovery is Easier with a Strong Support System

The Importance of Residential Programs in Treating Slips and Relapses

Building Communities with Sober Living Homes

The Role of Stress Management in Relapse Prevention

How Addiction Effects the Entire Family

What Really Happens When You Quit Drinking Alcohol?

Coping with Slips and Relapses

Strengthen Families & Communities this National Recovery Month

The Benefits of Dual Diagnosis Treatment

Addiction Recovery Coaching

How Meditation Can Help Addiction Recovery

How to Choose a Sober Living Home

The Effectiveness of Holistic Treatment in Rehab

What is SMART Recovery?

The Importance of Collegiate Recovery

Addressing Employee Substance Use Disorder

Setting SMART Goals for Addiction

Celebrating YOUR Independence Day

Understanding Co-Occurring Disorders

Alcohol Use & Women Over 60

Recognizing a High Functioning Alcoholic

The Link Between Workaholism & Alcoholism

The Secret to Recovery is Not Keeping it a Secret

Why You Should Track Every Time You Want a Drink

Easter Dinner: How to Avoid Drinking in Social Situations

Alcohol Screening: Are You Drinking Too Much?

How Do I Talk to My Child About Alcohol?

Creativity, Mindfulness & Recovery Art Exhibit – March 31st

Did the Idea of Giving up Alcohol for Lent Scare You?

Creativity, Mindfulness and Recovery

Are My Kids at Risk?

Am I a “Binge” Drinker?

Enforcing Your Own Travel Ban: Tips for Alcohol and Drug Recovery

The Addiction Cycle Part III: Preoccupation/Anticipation Stage

Opioid Addiction: New SAMHSA Interactive Recovery Tool

The Addiction Cycle Part II: Withdrawal/Negative Affect Stage

What Does the 21st Century Cures Act Mean for Addiction Treatment?

The Addiction Cycle Part I: Key Points for Addiction Treatment

Don’t Let Blue Monday Get You Down!

Alcohol & Drugs Hijacked My Brain

Four Behaviors Central to Drug and Alcohol Addiction

Why Can’t I Quit? Understanding Drug and Alcohol Addiction

Facing Addiction: Points from the Surgeon General’s Report on Addiction

Election 2016 Mood Swings: Don’t Let it Derail Your Alcohol Treatment

There is Much to be Thankful for this Year in Addiction Treatment

How Long Do I Stay in A Recovery Home?

Choosing an Outpatient Treatment Program

A Physician’s View on Sober Living

Interesting Sober Living Homes Facts (Infographic)

Moving On From a Recovery Home

Will I get treatment in my Sober Living Home?

HALT – Relapse Prevention Tool

Celebrate Recovery!

How to Host a Sober Party

What is Sober Living?

Effects of Alcohol Use on the Body

Alcohol Recovery: How to Not Drink at Social Events

Should I Refer My Patients to a Sober Living Home?

Overcoming a Slip or Relapse

Johnny Allem Presented with Lifetime Achievement Award

Summer Binge Video Gaming

Moving & Recovery

What Exactly To Pack In Your Sobriety Kit

I Want to Cut Down Drinking, But Can't

Aquila Recovery - New Capitol Hill Addiction Treatment Facility!

Packing Your Sobriety Kit In Your Carry On

The Risk of Taking More Than Your Prescribed Dose

How Addiction Affects Your Job

How to Break a Bad Habit

Marijuana Use in Teens & Young Adults: 3 Key Points for Family Members

How to Stop Drinking at Work Events

The Drinking Has Stopped, But the Fighting Hasn't. What's Wrong?

Marijuana Addiction Increasing with Changing Legal Status

How Peer Support Services Help Addiction Recovery

CDC Releases Guidance for “Doctor Driven” Prescription Opioid Overdose Epidemic

Understanding Why Your Loved One Loves to Get Drunk

Third Annual Recovery Jubilee Awards Dinner and Recovery Celebration

Am I Codependent?

The Power of Positive Thought

Underage Drinking: What you need to know and how you can help.

Benefits of a Gratitude List in Recovery

How to Be Social and Sober

Identifying Triggers Can Reduce Chances of a Relapse

The Limits of Safe Alcohol Use

If it is becoming legal, why is pot use so bad?

What Are the Medication Options for Treating Alcohol Dependence?

When is it Time to Leave an Addicted Partner?

What do Substance Misuse and Binge Eating Disorder have in common?

How do I Take Care of Myself While Living With Someone Addicted to Substances?

Does Pot Really Make You Lazy?

Efficacious Medication Options for Alcohol Dependence Treatment in Primary Care

How do I communicate with an addicted loved one?

How do I find the courage to say I need help for my addiction?

I Know I Abuse My Prescription Meds, What Are My Treatment Options?

Addressing Substance Use Disorders in Primary Care

Taking Back My Life Video

After Residential Addiction Treatment

What is Outpatient Addiction Therapy?

Alcohol Isn't an Antidepressant

Oxford House Annual Conference

Alcohol – A cancer risk “hiding in plain sight.”

Making a Difference….

Aquila is Moving!

Miracles At Aquila Recovery

Recovery Month

One Hundred Years

Choosing to Embrace my Teachers

Reaching the Insured

Mainstreaming Addiction Health

One Million Lives

Knowing Your Full Value

Night School for Saving Lives

Seeds of the Aquila Addiction Recovery Model

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