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Category Archives: Research

Leaving Your Comfort Zone

In life we often get comfortable. While being comfortable can be nice for a time, getting too comfortable means that we can grow old and stale. Routine is also nice, but never changing means never growing. Imagine a goldfish in a bowl. If the bowl is small there is no danger, no risk, but the…

Taking Control in Recovery

Taking Control in Recovery – Addiction may make someone feel like they are in control of life, living life to the fullest. The truth is that addiction takes the control out of a person’s hands and places a focus on a single thing, the addiction itself. When entering recovery it may seem impossible to take…

Defining Addiction

Defining Addiction – We are all likely acquainted with the disease model of addiction. From the old days in which addiction was seen as inherent weakness or moral failure. Addiction is now widely accepted as disease. It fits the clinical definition as a condition which stems from a combination of genetic, environmental, and social factors…

Humility in Recovery

Humility is something we often hear about, but do not typically think of it as a trait that many have or want. Many feel that being humble will make you a doormat for others, but this is far from true. Humility means being assertive, yet respectful. Humility also means standing up for one’s rights while…

The Benefits Thai Massage Can Have On Your Recovery Process at DARA Thailand

Healing Happens On Many Levels – Not Just In Individual Or Group Counseling At DARA Thailand, we want those who come to stay with us to get the help they need to recover from addiction and self-destructive behaviors. We also want our clients to enjoy their stay and have a relaxing and rejuvenating experience because…