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Rally with Recovery Ready Cleveland in September

The YPR Recovery Month Event is coming up     Can you believe it has already been a year since the initial Young People in Recovery: Cleveland launch? A year since New Directions received grant awards from two very generous community partners: The Cleveland Foundation and the Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services (ADAMHS) Board […]

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New Directions uses a Recovery App to increase retention and treatment completion

New Directions uses new recovery app in treatment     We’ve recently increased our intensive outpatient treatment (IOP) completion rates by 20%, and with clients needing less treatment sessions!   With the help of the Cleveland Foundation and a Case Western Reserve research study, New Directions utilized a recovery app to increase client engagement and IOP completion–both important indicators in early […]

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One important aspect of recovery: Hope

Hope is just one important aspect of recovery   What keeps you going? How do you do it? As a counselor working with clients for over 20 years that is a question frequently asked of me. The answer? Hope. Hoping that when a client is no longer working with you or your agency that they […]

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Why Customized Treatment Is Important

Alcoholism and drug addiction are different than most other diseases because the factors that contribute to their onset are biological and social. There is no real way, as of yet, to employee successful preventative measures in order to keep someone from being afflicted with the disease and there is still much that we do not […]