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Welcome to our blog page.  This arena is built for the people seeking answers and information on living a life free of addiction, and the turmoil it creates in all those affected by this disease.  Drug abuse and addiction services are available throughout  the Vancouver area.  Join us in our informative and educational posts on addiction and recovery.

addiction and denial
Monday, January 29, 2024| Blog, Outpatient Treatment
Denial in Addiction: How to Take Responsibility and Free Yourself

Unveiling Denial in Addiction and Alcoholism: Understanding, Confronting, and Overcoming Addiction and alcoholism are complex issues that often come bundled with an insidious companion—denial. Denial in addiction serves as a protective mechanism, shielding individuals from...

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urinalysis alcohol and drug testing potential service industries
Thursday, January 11, 2024| Blog, Outpatient Treatment
Urinalysis Monitoring and Lab Based Medical Drug Testing

Ensuring Workplace Safety: A Comprehensive Guide to Urinalysis Monitoring in Surrey, Langley, and Lower Mainland, BC In the pursuit of maintaining workplace safety and integrity, many companies in Surrey, Langley, and the Lower Mainland of...

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alcohol that destroys executives lives
Thursday, December 7, 2023| Blog, Outpatient Treatment
Home-Based Recovery Programs For Executives

Navigating Sobriety: Tailored Home-Based Recovery Programs for Executives and Working Professionals Embarking on the path to recovery from addiction is a journey that requires thoughtful consideration, especially for executives and higher-end clients juggling the demands...

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client who completed an after-care program at Pacific Interventions
Saturday, November 25, 2023| Blog, Outpatient Treatment
This Addiction After-Care Program Saved My Life

Gratitude for Pacific Interventions' Life-Changing Addiction After-Care Program I am writing this with immense gratitude and a heart full of appreciation for Pacific Interventions' addiction after-care program. This program has been nothing short of a...

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scared man needing intensive addiction treatment, worried about what to choose
Friday, November 3, 2023| Blog, Outpatient Treatment
Are Intensive Outpatient Programs Better Suited for You?

Exploring the Benefits of Intensive Outpatient Programs (IOP) Over Inpatient Programs In the field of addiction and mental health treatment, intensive outpatient programs (IOP) have gained popularity due to their flexibility and numerous benefits. Here...

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family substance abuse intervention
Thursday, October 26, 2023| Blog, Interventions
Substance Abuse Interventions in Canada: A Path to Healing

Substance Abuse Interventions Help Renew Families Substance abuse, including drug and alcohol addiction, is a pervasive issue that affects individuals and their communities worldwide. In Canada, as in many other countries, the devastating consequences of...

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urinalysis drug testing advantages and disadvantages in Canada
Monday, October 16, 2023| Blog, Outpatient Treatment
Urinalysis Drug Testing in Canada: Advantages and Disadvantages

Screening and Monitoring Pro's and Con's Urinalysis drug testing is a widely used method for screening individuals for drug use in Canada. This practice serves various purposes, from ensuring workplace safety to monitoring individuals on...

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alcohol affecting mind and body
Saturday, September 30, 2023| Blog, Outpatient Treatment
Alcohol Affects the Brain and Body: Unraveling the Impact 

How Alcohol Affects the Brain and Body "Alcohol affects the brain and body" is a statement we've all heard at some point in our lives, but what does it really mean? Beyond the buzz and...

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Tuesday, September 12, 2023| Blog, Outpatient Treatment
The Missing Link: The Human Connection in Online Addiction Treatment

The Missing Link: The Human Connection in Online Addiction Treatment Addiction and Connection Addiction is a complex and pervasive problem that affects millions of people worldwide. Traditional in-person addiction treatment has long been the standard...

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