The Impact of Community Support Groups in Sustaining Addiction Recovery

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When you are on the path to recovery, it is important to surround yourself with people who understand what you are going through. You need individuals who can encourage you, share their own experiences, and provide a sense of belonging. This is where community support groups come in. Higher Rates of Recover Research has shown […]

Family Role in Addiction Recovery

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When you or someone you love is struggling with drug or alcohol addiction, the support of family can play a crucial role in the recovery process. Family members can provide a sense of love, understanding, and encouragement that is essential for overcoming this challenging journey. In this article, we will explore the important role that […]

Changing Addiction Stigma

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At Serenity Treatment Center of Louisiana, we understand the harmful impact of addiction stigma on our clients and their loved ones. We recognize the importance of changing the conversation around addiction. We are committed to providing a safe and nonjudgmental space for those seeking help. History of Stigma Surrounding Addiction Treatment For too long, addiction […]

A Unique Center with Extraordinary Results (video)

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In a recent conversation with Sherique Idri, a Clinical Director at Serenity Treatment Center of Louisiana, it became evident how our center’s approach to helping people in their recovery journey is truly exceptional. One of the key elements that set Serenity Treatment Center apart is the deep passion and dedication of the counselors. This passion […]

Overcoming Meth Addiction in Louisiana

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If you or someone you know is struggling with meth addiction, know that there is hope for recovery and a brighter future ahead. Meth addiction, like any form of substance abuse, can have devastating effects on your physical, emotional, and mental well-being. However, with the right support and resources, you can overcome this addiction and […]

What to Expect in Inpatient Drug Rehab

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Deciding to enter inpatient drug rehab is a significant step toward taking control of your life. While it may feel overwhelming and uncertain, understanding what to expect during your time in a residential treatment facility can help ease your anxiety and prepare you for the journey ahead. Comprehensive Assessment In inpatient drug rehab, you can […]

Finding Sobriety: The Journey from Alcoholism to Recovery

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Recovery, the path to living a sober lifestyle, is the goal of every single person in treatment for substance abuse. Alcoholism is rampant for a variety of reasons, and you are not alone in its struggles or wanting to change your life. You can finish the journey from alcoholism to recovery, but you need help […]

What Addiction Does to the Brain

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Addiction affects the brain that is more than just mental. It changes how your brain functions fundamentally. That’s why addiction can be so hard to deal with without help from an outside source. It is also the reason why so many people fall victim to addiction. Fortunately, there are ways to reverse many of the […]

Drug Addiction Concerns In Louisiana

Drug addiction concerns in Louisiana, as well as around the country, are a major issue. According to the National Center for Drug Abuse Statistics (NCDAS), 59.277 million or 21.4% of people 12 and over have used illegal drugs or misused prescription drugs within the last year. 9.5 million or 3.8% of adults over the age […]

How Mental Health Contributes to Alcoholism

There are many factors that contribute to the development of alcoholism, including genetic predisposition, environmental influences, and life stressors. However, mental health plays a significant role in determining the risk of developing alcoholism. Alcoholism is a complex disease that requires a multifaceted approach to treatment. At the Serenity Treatment Center of Lousiana, their alcoholism programs […]