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Sees-The-Day operates transitional housing programs, also known as Recovery Houses, for men and women in the south-central Pennsylvania region. Partial Residential programs, providing a more structured environment as well as therapeutic services, are also available.

Transitional housing differs from the halfway house, in that no professional counseling is provided onsite...

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Helpful Transitional Living Recovery House Articles

How Developing New Habits is Good for Your Recovery Efforts

Posted by Jason Ohrum

Mar 23, 2016 11:30:00 PM

After choosing to quit a drinking or drug habit, you will have to change a number of things in your life. By developing new habits in you will be able to ensure that you avoid boredom, one of the common causes for relapses, and focus on building a new life. New habits will help your mind focus on something else and with time, you will find that you may not struggle as much with the temptation of getting back to your old ways.

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How Exercise Helps Recovering Addicts

Posted by Jason Ohrum

Mar 16, 2016 2:00:00 PM

Recovering addicts usually have a tough journey ahead of them and should incorporate helpful strategies that make it easier. Exercise helps us keep fit and work toxins out of the body through sweat. Through exercise we are also able to stay mentally and physically fit. These well known benefits have made researchers conduct various studies to test the effect of exercise on recovering drug addicts. Positive findings have led to the incorporation of exercise in different recovery programs in a bid to help recovering drug and alcohol addicts reap the benefits of the same.

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Living with a Recovering Addict

Posted by Jason Ohrum

Mar 9, 2016 1:30:00 AM

Choosing to quit a drug or alcohol habit and checking into a rehab facility takes a lot of effort, however, the journey that lies ahead is usually quite challenging for any recovering addict. The first year after quitting a drug or alcohol habit is not only the most important, but also the most challenging part of this long journey. People living with drug addicts after they complete their stint in rehab usually have a huge role to play in helping them maintain sobriety. It is essential that they offer their support through this challenging journey by learning how to live with a recovering addict.

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Dealing with Guilt as a Recovering Addict

Posted by Jason Ohrum

Mar 2, 2016 1:00:00 PM

When trying to satisfy the needs of an addiction, drug or alcohol addicts will do anything. This means hurting anyone in the process without regard to how they feel or what they lose. The main goal at all times is to get the fix you crave. When recovering from addiction, you will find that you will be overwhelmed by feelings of guilt especially when you remember the things you have done, and the people you have hurt in the process. This leads to a strong desire to relieve this guilt with the use of mind and emotion numbing drugs.

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Topics: Recovering Addict