Addiction Recovery Blog

Why Choose a Life Skills Group in Colorado?

Addiction can be a debilitating condition, but there is hope. One way to move forward on your journey to recovery is through life skills training. As you complete addiction treatment and reintegrate back into society, life skills can help you build the foundation for a healthy, happy lifestyle. Colorado has

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5 Benefits of Stimulant Addiction Treatment

If you or a loved one is struggling with stimulant addiction, Mile High Recovery Center in Colorado can help. Stimulants are drugs that can cause changes in the brain and body’s chemistry that increase energy, alertness, and focus. While these drugs can benefit some medical treatments, prolonged use carries serious

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5 Types of Life Skills

When entering recovery from a substance use disorder (SUD), learning how to live a life filled with purpose is essential. That’s why Mile High Recovery Center offers a recovery life skills group that teaches important types of life skills to those in addiction treatment. Learning the appropriate life skills types

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How Life Skills Can Help You Beyond Rehab

Addiction is a complex disorder with many underlying factors. When effectively treating addiction, it’s not just about helping someone overcome their substance abuse behaviors. It’s also about helping them develop the skills to lead a healthy, sober life after rehab. Life skills after recovery begins are invaluable tools that help

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Why Are Life Skills So Important?

Addiction is a complex and life-altering problem that affects people from all walks of life. It’s not an issue that can be solved quickly or easily, but with the proper support and guidance, it is possible to find lasting recovery. At Mile High Recovery Center in Colorado, we take a

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How to Learn Life Skills in Early Recovery

Early recovery can be difficult for anyone struggling with an addiction to drugs or alcohol. At Mile High Recovery Center, we believe that one of the most important things you can do in early recovery is to learn how to live a sober life. That’s why we offer an early

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What to Expect in Motivational Enhancement Therapy

Motivational enhancement therapy (MET) is effective in treating substance use disorders (SUDs) because it focuses on a person’s inner drive to change behaviors to live a sober life of recovery. For people struggling with SUDs, motivational enhancement therapy can support long-term recovery. At Mile High Recovery in Denver, Colorado, we

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Should I Consider a Relapse Prevention Group?

Rehab is not an easy or quick process or even a process with a linear thread. While some people succeed in overcoming addiction after completing one treatment program, most require multiple attempts. Considering relapse prevention is a smart and practical approach to maintaining sobriety. Staying sober is an activity you

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5 Benefits of Medication-Assisted Treatment

Medication-assisted treatment (MAT) is an evidence-based approach to treating opioid and alcohol addiction. MAT has been in use for over half a century, but it has changed in that time, as new medications with fewer side effects have been approved to treat addiction. Numerous MAT benefits make it an excellent

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Begin Outpatient Rehab at Mile High Recovery Center Today

In Denver’s City Center neighborhood, Mile High is here to help you thrive throughout the Denver Metro area. If you or someone you love is ready to take the next steps towards recovery, call us today at 303-268-2144 to learn more about our outpatient programs.