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Will I Get Alcohol Withdrawal Shakes?

Alcohol use disorder is a startling problem in the United States. In fact, more people die from alcohol-related issues than even opioid overdoses. Alcoholism is a problem that some people don’t want to tackle because they worry about what to expect. Consequently, people may wonder if they will get alcohol withdrawal shakes or tremors when…

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After Rehab: A Sobriety Plan for Young Adults

By Frank Sanchez, PhD, LMFT, Clinical Director, Promises Young Adults Program Rehab is just the start of the recovery process from a drug or alcohol problem. It’s important to have a plan in place that can help people navigate real life when residential treatment is completed. Recovery for the young adult population is very different…

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6 Tips to Help Ensure a Sober St. Patrick’s Day

By Matthew Goldenberg, D.O. Board Certified Psychiatry and Addiction Psychiatry Associate Medical Director, Promises Professionals Treatment Program Many people in the U.S., Irish-American or otherwise, have only a vague notion of what the St. Patrick’s Day holiday represents, beyond the connection to alcohol. While the root of the holiday is paying homage to St. Patrick…