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Beaches Recovery, Jacksonville University Brooks Rehabilitation College of Healthcare Sciences Collaborate to Advance Addiction Treatment

Jacksonville, Fla. — Beaches Recovery rehabilitation center and the Jacksonville University Brooks Rehabilitation College of Healthcare Sciences have engaged in a joint project to provide practical clinical experience to graduate students completing BRCHS’s Master of Science Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program. JU and Beaches Recovery are affiliating to provide selected graduate student interns the opportunity to…

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What Do Alcohol Residential Treatment Centers Offer?

Being ready to overcome your alcohol addiction is a courageous decision. Addiction affects the part of the brain responsible for self-awareness. Anyone realizing alcohol’s negative effects experiences something that thousands of people never do. Seeking help can be scary, but it’ll give you the best chances for sustainable recovery. Alcohol residential treatment centers create a…

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How to Choose a Quality Drug Addiction Rehab Center

Choosing the right drug addiction rehab center can be difficult. There are thousands of options all over the country, but certain qualities make your decision easier. Some aspects make certain facilities better than others. Accreditation at a Drug Addiction Rehab Center Whether you’re staying local or relocating, accreditation is important. The Joint Commission on Accreditation…

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How Safe Are Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation Centers?

When people suffering from an addiction decide it’s time to cease the madness, the number of quality treatment options is limited. Quick fix solutions are available, but only professional drug and alcohol rehabilitation centers can effectively combat your disease. Of course, some people are rightfully concerned about safety in some facilities. The Importance of Drug…

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Finding the Right Teenage Drug Addiction Treatment Program for Your Child

As a parent, it’s surely disheartening to watch your teenager struggle with addiction. Your teenager hasn’t developed the capability to understand their dangerous behavior. As a loving parent, you can get them professional help. Take the time to seek out the right teenage drug addiction treatment center. The Truth About Teenage Addiction Based on a…

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Beaches Recovery Talks Opioid Abuse on “First Coast Living”

On Monday, Aug. 22, 2016, Marcus De Carvalho, M.D. and Dylan Smith of Beaches Recovery appeared on “First Coast Living”—an NBC-affiliated Jacksonville morning show—to discuss the local and national effect of opioid abuse. De Carvalho, who is the Medical Director of Beaches Recovery in Jacksonville, Florida, shared a staggering statistic. “The United States is 5%…