How Does Addiction Start?

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Addiction doesn’t happen overnight, and it can affect any individual of any background, age, or economic level. Because of the broad spectrum of people that are affected by addiction, it can be difficult to understand how your loved one ended up with a substance use disorder, or to pinpoint the moment the addiction developed. You […]

Addiction in Women Versus Men

Addiction is a disease that affects people of all ages, genders, nationalities, and races. With that said, there are some differences between the sexes. Whether you are male or female, though, if you are struggling with addiction, it is important to seek help. For men, Next Step Recovery is here to provide you with the […]

Road to Recovery Program for Men

Addiction is a difficult disease to overcome—especially on your own. With the help of a team of professionals, though, it’s possible to not only stop using but also live a happy and fulfilling life. By making the decision to seek help, you’ve already begun your journey of sobriety. The next step is getting enrolled in […]

Long Term Effects of Drug Abuse

Many people addicted to substances don’t realize what long-term damage they are doing to their bodies. They may have experienced some short-term consequences (like trips to the hospital) but that may not be enough to deter the behavior. A lot of patients don’t realize the long-term damage they are doing to their bodies until it […]

Addiction Therapies for Men

Addiction Therapies For Men Our facility offers access to a variety of addiction therapies for men. One of the programs offered is the 12 Steps Therapy for Drugs & Alcohol Addiction Treatment. We incorporate the 12 Steps for Sustainable Sobriety and it has helped more people recovering from addiction than perhaps any other framework today. […]

The 12 Step Recovery Program

At Next Step Recovery, we offer 12 Step Programs for men located in Asheville, NC, that offers the 12 Step Recovery Program for those battling addiction. Our program is a proven path to lasting sobriety.  The 12 Step Program is a clinically proven method for addiction recovery. Our program has been shown to be effective […]

Recovery Program for Men

Here at Next Step Recovery in Asheville, NC, we proudly offers addiction treatment services that are specifically designed and tailored for men. This is because we know that men who are suffering from addiction are often faced with unique challenges and these have to be addressed by unique solutions. Our addiction treatment programs for men […]

Intensive Outpatient Programs Recommended After Inpatient Treatment Services

We at Next Step Recovery recommend Intensive Outpatient Programs after Inpatient Services and want to reach out to our community to emphasize how important it is for men after they are discharged. This advice is specifically geared towards those who are in recovery from substance use disorder and who are leaving residential treatment and medical […]

Alcoholism: Everything You Need to Know About Alcohol Addiction Treatment

Alcohol addiction gets easier to cope with once you’ve embraced help. When you’re trying to stop drinking, you might find that it’s harder than you think.  As a chronic disease, you’ve got to treat the root causes before you can manage it. In this article, Next Step Recovery will unpack alcoholism and what to expect […]

The Ocean of Recovery: A Metaphor for Recovery

Ocean of Recovery for Addiction - Learning to Sail the Seas of Treatment Into Sobriety: How? What Is?

When we first arrive in recovery, many of us have just come out of the deadly and toxic waters of addiction.  We were drowning and were fortunate enough to have received a life vest and a rope (from a friend, family member, or professional) and have now boarded the lifeboat of recovery.  We first present […]