15 Sep How Spirituality Can Strengthen Your Recovery

Many will tell you of the benefits that come with a faith-based recovery from addiction, and we are no exception. Here at Renaissance Ranch, we believe that true recovery involves spiritual healing, and we have found that this approach is been the most successful for...

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01 Aug When You’re Dating a Recovering Addict

For some, the words “recovering addict” might be a red flag when considering dating options; the truth is, however, that if you are interested in pursuing a relationship with a recovering addict, and he or she has taken the important steps necessary to gain a...

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15 Jul 3 Advantages of Gender-Based Addiction Treatment

Recovering from addiction can be an extremely difficult process, and gender-based treatment can be just the answer to helping an individual overcome barriers to receive the treatment that he or she needs. Here are three major advantages that gender-based addiction recovery treatment offers. Addresses gender-specific issues Men...

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08 Jun Dangers of Nostalgia during Addiction Recovery

Nostalgia is by definition is a wistful longing to return to past times or circumstances. The trouble with nostalgia is that these times and circumstances are often romanticized or idealized into seem better than they really were. This causes people to remember only the good...

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16 Apr Medication-Assisted Opiate Dependency Prevention

Opiates and opioids are medications prescribed for inducing sleep and relieving pain. When used correctly, they can offer the healing qualities they were made for, but when these medications are abused for their euphoric effects, it can lead to dependency and even addiction. Such addiction...

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