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New Helpline for Teenagers Can Assist with Addiction Recovery
There are a variety of options when it comes to substance abuse recovery and with the helpline, a young adult can find the drug rehab center that gives them the best chance at sobriety. The number for the helpline is (407) 374-0790 and people are … Read more on PR Web (press release)

Man charged with selling heroin out of nonprofit addiction recovery home in
After a months-long investigation, officers with the county's drug task force and city police detectives on Wednesday raided the second-floor apartment of 46-year-old Carlos Rafael Almestica-Serrano, a drug addiction recovery patient in the Spanish … Read more on PennLive.com

Capital Recovery Center helps streamline services for homeless people
Efforts to serve the homeless population in Olympia continue to mature. The Capital Recovery Center, which is a new resource hub for service organizations, marks another step forward. The facility feels more professional and functional, according to … Read more on The Olympian

Weather closes Disaster Recovery Center at Brookport Library
BROOKPORT, IL (KFVS) -. The Federal Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in the Brookport Library located at 7415 S. US 45 in Brookport, Ill., will close Saturday at 4 p.m., and remain closed Sunday, December 8 due to another storm system expected to move … Read more on KFVS

Drug Rehabilitation Center Is Now Servicing the Hammocks, Florida, with
Drug Rehabilitation Center is pleased to announce that its drug and alcohol treatment programs are expanding into The Hammocks, Florida area. For anyone needing immediate help they can call their 24 hour drug addiction hotline at 1 (888) 444-9148 or … Read more on PR Web (press release)

Recovery center now slated for Boyd County
GRAYSON, Ky. (AP) – Officials are looking for another location in Boyd County where they can build a drug addiction recovery center. Kentucky Housing Corp. spokeswoman Charla Jackson Peter told The Independent (http://bit.ly/1ePmz0v) that partners in … Read more on WKYT

Question by Noa Bach: What is the difference between a mental health counselor, social worker, or psychologist?
I’m not sure what I want to do. But I know I want to provide counseling to all types of people (children, teens, adults, elderly) my main goal is to help heal them so this can end up healing the Planet 🙂
Don’t want to do any type of testing. I want to help children dealing with bullying, childhood trauma, etc. Adults that need healing from abuse, self-esteem, depression, family problems, sexuality issues etc.

Best answer:

Answer by Weird.
Mental health counselor (clinical psychologist) works with people who have schizophrenia and OCD
and much more

Social Worker works with kids, teens, and adults dealing with troubled living situations and such

Psychologists go in to depth with the patient and can work in a variety of environments, they also prescribe patients when needed.

You sound like you want to be a counseling psychologist which is different from a clinical psychologist. You should look into it more.

Give your answer to this question below!

Drug Detox Passaic Creates New Customized Treatment Programs
Drug Detox Passaic announced the restructuring of its treatment programs to fit the needs of each patient seeking help in overcoming addiction. The new alcohol and drug addiction recovery programs have been designed to give patients more personalized … Read more on Newsday

Cutting-edge New Treatments are Helping People Get Sober at Drug Rehab
Alex R., an addiction specialist at Drug Rehab Winter Haven, was concerned when he saw the influx of patients seeking his help for an addiction to dangerous opiate-based pain medications like Vicodin or Oxycodone. He realized that many of these people … Read more on PR Web (press release)

Drug Rehab Announces Services Now Available in Los Angeles Through Drug
A new drug rehab in Los Angeles is offering free consultations for people seeking relief from their drug addiction and a new way to live. To get help and receive immediate help, call (888) 444-9148. Drug rehabilitation allows adults and adolescents a … Read more on PR Web (press release)

Stanford Humanities Course Empowers Recovering Addicts and Alcoholics
A humanities education may not seem like an obvious component of addiction recovery, but Karen Marie Francone, the executive director of the Service League of San Mateo County, the nonprofit agency that runs Hope House, said there is a strong …
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Residents Oppose Addiction Recovery Center
ASHLAND, Ky. (AP) – While some residents in eastern Kentucky say they know there's a need for addiction recovery centers in the area, they are opposed to having one near their homes. The Independent reports residents in a Boyd County subdivision say …
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Desire To Quit First Step In Drug Addiction Recovery
… our addiction,” Hoppert said, referring to an ideology of the 12 steps. “That's when I realized I was done.” Situations similar to Hoppert's are the only ways treatment works, said Melanie Blasko, president of Lake Geauga Recovery Centers on Mentor …
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Desire To Quit First Step In Drug Addiction Recovery
“That was when I realized that there was no human power that could cure our addiction,” Hoppert said, referring to an ideology of the 12 steps. “That's when I realized I was done.” Situations similar to Hoppert's are the only ways treatment works, said …
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5 Steps to Stop Drug Addiction Before it Starts
5 Steps to Stop Drug Addiction Before it Starts Recovering from addiction can be a difficult and taxing process. Certain people are much more susceptible to addiction, as factors such as genetics or environmental issues can make substance abuse much …
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Vehicle ministry: His Hands in Midland County helps recovering heroin addict
He became addicted after doctors prescribed him Vicodin for a broken foot in 2010, and his dosage increased as he used drugs to cope with the deaths of several family members, he said. He tried treatment more than once but was not successful, he said.
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Ocean Ridge, Florida Area Welcomes Recovery Associates, Providing Services
Ocean Ridge, Florida Area Welcomes Recovery Associates, Providing Services for People Seeking Drug and Alcohol Addiction Treatment. Ocean Ridge, which is located in South Florida, will now have professional substance abuse support available for men …
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Rehabilitation centre for drug addicts proposed for Mono-Adjala Townline
Currently listed for $ 2.9 million, the site would house a private drug addiction recovery centre. “The intent of this open house is really to introduce and give you a lot of detail about what's proposed on this property,” said Mark Stone, a Meridian …
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