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Drug and Alcohol Detox Austin Texas
April 9, 2020

6 Signs You Need Treatment Now

With the peak of the COVID-19 crisis just around the corner, everyone is scrambling to keep themselves safe and healthy. However, many…

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Music Assisted Treatment Austin
April 8, 2020

Just Jordan – Using Music to Combat Stress

Jordan G. is back this week with another vlog, this time sharing about how music has helped her relieve stress during social…

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Music Assisted Treatment
March 30, 2020

Dr. Elvis Francois Spreads Hope with His Singing

Since the coronavirus outbreak changed our lives, healthcare providers like doctors and nurses have been invaluable in the fight against it. Healthcare…

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Recovery Unplugged discusses the unique issues women face in addiction and recovery on International Women's Day.
January 30, 2020

Women and Addiction and International Women’s Day

For International Women’s Day, Recovery Unplugged wanted to recognize the unique relationship between women and addiction recovery. Vicki Quintero, our Production Coordinator,…

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What Love Songs are on Your Valentine's Day Playlist?
January 6, 2020

Listening to Love Songs for Valentine’s Day

For half the population, Valentine’s Day means showing love by contributing to the $20 billion business of chocolates and cards. For the…

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Overdose Prevention
December 23, 2019

My Loved One Overdosed, Now What?

Experiencing your loved one suffer an overdose can be terrifying and unexpected. What’s the proper way to respond to the situation? How…

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New Year's Resolutions and Addiction Recovery

New Year’s Resolutions and Addiction Recovery

The promise of the New Year makes optimists out of most of us. We feel empowered by the symbolic new beginning that…

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Recovery Unplugged Treatment Center Starting the New Year Right Setting Goals In Drug Treatement

Setting New Year’s Goals In Drug Treatment

“Progress is the word that charms their ears and stirs their hearts.” – Woodrow Wilson

Why do we make resolutions? It seems like a tall order. However, resolutions always made in good intention because the focus of every resolution is progress. What is progress? People often get into arguments about what constitutes progress. Some say that what others regard as progress is not progress at all. Some people evaluate progress in relation to their notion of an ideal state of the world or themselves. To us progress is making a real effort even if that just means asking for help.

For those suffering from addiction just making a resolution will not due. Resolutions to get clean and sober are made a lot (whether at New Year’s or any other time), the first step is the hardest. We are so proud of anyone who makes the first step of getting help. It is the first step towards a goal or progress towards the goal of being in recovery. Goals play a big part in recovery. Once a person learns their purpose in their quest to defeat drug addiction and/or alcohol abuse. By simply setting goals will not sufficiently motivate a person attempting recovery to give up an addiction. The best way to do this is setting “SMART” goals….

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The Resolution
December 22, 2019

The Right Time for the Resolution

A FEW WORDS ABOUT NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS FROM RECOVERY UNPLUGGED’S NATIONAL OUTREACH MANAGER, BLAKE COHEN.  Do New Year’s Resolutions Work? Have you…

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Mapping the Science of Music and Emotions
November 4, 2019

AI Deconstructs Relationship between Music and Emotions

We all knew this day would come….robots are taking over in the best possible way. Researchers at USC claim that AI (yep…robots)…

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Joseph Gorordo
September 19, 2019

Joseph Gorordo Featured on Recovery – Coast to Coast Podcast

Recovery Unplugged VP of Business Development Joseph Gorordo has certainly been making the rounds as of late. Last month millions saw him…

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Recovery Unplugged Thanks Our Billing Department for All their Hard Work.
September 16, 2019

Making It Happen: Recovery Unplugged Gives a Much-Deserved Nod to Our Billing Department

When we talk about the Recovery Unplugged treatment experience, we generally discuss our doctors, therapists and creative professionals; however, there are multiple…

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National Recovery Month
September 3, 2019

30 for 30: Recovery Unplugged Celebrates National Recovery Month on its Three-Decade Anniversary

Recovery Unplugged welcomes the 30th anniversary of National Recovery Month, a 30-day event spearheaded by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services…

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addiction unplugged, music and recovery
August 23, 2019

Recovery Unplugged Featured on A&E’s Addiction Unplugged

The stigma against substance abuse and addiction has impacted those struggling with substance use disorder in innumerable ways. Although people in recovery…

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Integrate Music into Everyday Recovery
August 2, 2019

3 Immediate Ways to Integrate Music into Everyday Recovery

Marge Simpson once emphatically stated: “Music is none of my business.” The absurdity and humor of this statement speaks for itself. The…

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steven tyler shout out
July 12, 2019

Steven Tyler’s Shout-Out to Richie Supa

Legends never die, and it’s in that spirit that Aerosmith, the legendary all-American band from Boston, has maintained a residency and is…

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5 Ways Recovery Unplugged Integrates Music into Addiction Recovery
June 29, 2019

5 Ways Recovery Unplugged Integrates Music into Addiction Recovery

One of the first things clients and their loved ones ask when they research our organization, is how we specifically use music…

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June 13, 2019

Satan and Adam Documentary Underscores the Intense Healing and Unifying Power of Music

Right now there is a documentary making its way through the Netflixverse called Satan and Adam that is, by all accounts, a…

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Recovery Unplugged Family Weekend
May 31, 2019

Recovery Unplugged Discusses Family Weekend with Clinical Director Klifton Fehr

Family is an integral part of the addiction treatment and long-term recovery processes. The ability to reconnect with our loved ones and…

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May 20, 2019

CNN’s Dr. Sanjay Gupta Explores the Healing Benefits of Music

This Saturday CNN’s Chasing Life with Dr. Sanjay Gupta reiterated what Recovery Unplugged has been saying for years: music saves lives, heals…

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