Abstinence

Is there really no substitute for abstinence?

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As a drug addict and alcoholic I knew something needed to change, but I was unable to figure out for myself what. I thought I needed to learn how to control my crack use, and better manage my injecting points (my arms, feet and hands were all targets that were now deteriorating very rapidly). Despite this, there was one thing …

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Drug Death Rise Taking Its Toll On Scotland

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Scotland’s latest statistics for drug related deaths have been released and seen yet another increase on the previous year. Scotland has recorded its highest number of drug death poisonings since records began in 1996. There current statistics for 2017 make them the country with the highest drug related mortality rate out of all the EU countries. Let’s take a closer …

Spice

Spice Drug Is Causing Prison Nurses To “Pass out” In Smoke Filled Prison Cells

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The Royal College of Nursing has stated that they feel their NHS healthcare staff are being exposed to “unacceptable” conditions in prisons whilst treating inmates that are using the highly dangerous drug Spice. This follows reports of nursing staff “passing out” from inhaling Spice drug fumes, whilst administering sometimes critical and life saving treatment to inmates within their cells. HM …

Alcohol Schools

Is legalising sale of alcohol in South Africa’s schools a good idea?

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Is legalising the sale of alcohol in South Africa’s schools a good idea? Cape Town’s ANC has recently slammed the DA’s plans to sell alcohol within schools. South Africa’s DA (Democratic Alliance) the principle governing body, have pushed for a bill to be passed allowing alcohol to be sold in schools in Cape Town. They say that selling alcohol in …

Treatment Advisory Service

Treatment Advisory Service

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Sober Services provide specialist recovery support and addiction treatment services, including Sober Companions and Sober Body-Guides. Both services are focused on maintaining complete abstinence from alcohol and drugs. Our Sober Companions treatment options are very flexible in order to fit around your specific recovery needs. Whether you have recently found recovery from an alcohol or drug addiction, completed a alcohol …

Sober Companion

What is a Sober Companion

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Sober Services provide specialist recovery support and addiction treatment services, including Sober Companions, Recovery Coaches, Sober Guardians, Sober Coaches, Sober Transporters and Sober Bodyguards / Guides (they have many names, though we prefer Sober Companions). Our services are usually focused on attaining and maintaining complete abstinence from alcohol, drugs and other addictions. However, in some Sober Companion assignments this is …

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Interventions

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Do you have a family member or loved one that you feel would benefit from alcohol rehab but refuses to stop drinking alcohol? Or perhaps they have a drug abuse or drug addiction and are refusing to accept professional drug rehab treatment. Watching someone you love suffer and deteriorate as a result of excessive drinking and drugging is very distressing …

7 Essential things to look for in a Sober Companion

What to look for in a Sober Companion

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When we meet with families and concerned parties, one of the questions we ask is “What would be your very best possible outcome for your loved one or colleague?”

Talk Business

Talk Business – Concerns business owners might have with employing someone who had an addiction to drugs and alcohol

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Talk Business Article – Published 21/09/2016 Concerns business owners might have with employing someone who had an addiction to drugs and alcohol     Unfortunately, there is a great deal of negative connotation and stigma associated with the word ‘addict’. However, when you prefix it with the word ‘recovering’ it takes on a whole new meaning. One of positivity, integrity …