Monthly Archives: December 2014

Understanding Relapse: Why It Happens, How You Can Prevent It

December 23rd, 2014|

Every addict has to worry about the dreaded R word – relapse. Addiction is a disease, and just like any other disease, your symptoms will return if you don't take care of yourself and stick with a long-term sobriety plan. Research suggests that relapse rates for addiction are similar to the relapse rates associated with other medical conditions. For example, addicts relapse at a rate of 40% to 60%, while recovering diabetics have a relapse rate of 30% to 50%, and both hypertension and asthma have relapse rates of 50% to 70%. Worrying endlessly about

Welcome to Ashwood Recovery

December 12th, 2014|

We've started a new blog where we will post relevant information about drug & alcohol recovery, eating disorder recovery, mental health issues and more! We are also planning on sharing inspiring stories about our clients and their success after attending our programs.