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 […]

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 […]

Strategies for Maintaining Long-Term Sobriety

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Your recovery from addiction is a long game. Addiction can be treated but isn’t cured. You have to keep working at it to avoid its damaging influence. Fortunately, some resources can help with that. Serenity Treatment Center of Louisiana, for example, has an aftercare program dedicated to helping people who finished treatment continue to work […]

Beyond Detox: The Next Steps for Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation

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When you are ready to change your life for the better by giving up substance abuse, finding a treatment program is the right way to go. How you start treatment, though, is determined by your medical condition. If you take heavy substances like meth or heroin, you will likely start with a detox program. After […]

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 […]

About Graduate Rebecca (Video)

Rebecca Story of Recovery

Rebecca, a graduate of the Serenity Treatment Center of Louisiana shares her story and her recovery journey to sobriety. She discusses how she came to get involved and made choices about using heroin. The escalation to hard drug use and what led to coming to Serenity Treatment Center. She describes that because of the education […]

When Drug Treatment is a Part of Penalty for Drug Possession

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Rock bottom looks different for everyone. For some, it’s a thing that they did that makes them so ashamed that a life change is necessary. For others, it’s a charge of drug possession. Standing before a judge and having your future decided for you is a very powerful moment that helps people see the situation […]

Recovery from the Storm of Substance Abuse 

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Your life is changed forever once you fall into substance abuse. The impact that addiction has on your life, as well as the struggle to break free of it, will change you. By the time most people understand that they have a serious addiction, they have hit rock bottom. Substance abuse has already changed you […]