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How Is Good Landing Different?

Every rehab center offers its own unique spin on its treatment options and care offerings, but Good Landing Recovery is different in far more than just that. This goes far beyond its existence as a faith-based recovery center, though that lies deep within the philosophical gulf between it and so many others in a heavily […]

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How To Lay A Solid Foundation For Recovery

To properly treat addiction and help a client shake its hold on their life, it is vital for a treatment plan and program to do what it can to lay down a solid foundation for recovery. At Good Landing Recovery, that foundation is, at its core, a Christian foundation, based on spiritual development and faith-based […]

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Are You Helping Or Enabling?

When you know a loved one is struggling with addiction, your natural instinct is to help them in some way. But the nature of that help can sometimes work at cross purposes to the best interests of the addict. When you’re doing something to try and help your loved one, you must ask yourself, are […]

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Peter, Cameron and Rick’s Recovery Story

One way to know a rehab program is truly doing the work it sets out to do is seeing its results in the lives of others. The difference a rehab program can make in a client’s struggle with addiction, the changes it can effect in them, can go a long way to proving how effective […]

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What Should You Look For In A Drug Treatment Program

The signs are clear: you, or a loved one, need to enter a drug rehab program to kick an increasingly dangerous habit and reach full health and wellness once more. So, which one? What program best offers you or your loved one the support and resources they most need to make their rehab not only […]

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Good Landing’s Four Pillars for Recovery

Every rehab facility and addiction treatment program must base their approach on a conceptual foundation of some sort. Whether secular or religious in background, all such programs base their approach on some philosophical program or another. Good Landing, as a faith-based recovery center, has Christian thinking behind its every facet, and conceptualizes this approach in […]

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How Much Does Drug and Alcohol Treatment Cost?

You know you or a loved one need drug or alcohol treatment to beat an addiction. The need is clear, the problem identified, the intervention successfully held. There’s just one problem left: how much is this all going to cost? The cost of drug and alcohol treatment is not insurmountable, but it’s hardly insignificant, either. […]

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How To Love An Addict Well

If one of your friends or family is struggling with addiction, one of your first concerns is how to express your love and care for them. Obviously, you love them, but how do you love them without unintentionally harming them? What can you do to show your love for them in the most productive manner? […]

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Signs That Someone Needs Residential Treatment

Not every rehab stay requires the client to stay on site and receive residential treatment. Some clients are doing well enough, even with their addiction, they can receive the rehab equivalent of out-patient care, attending sessions after hours or at set times, allowing them to stay in their own home, continue at their job or […]

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Christian Treatment VS Secular Treatment

You might think it doesn’t particularly matter if your rehab treatment plan is secular or Christian in orientation. To some degree, you might be right. After all, both can help you beat an addiction, which is the key part of any rehab program. What’s the difference if one is based on a program of self-help […]

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Stephany, Sam, and David’s Recovery Story

One way to know a rehab program is truly doing the work it sets out to do is seeing its results in the lives and recovery testimonies of others. The difference a rehab program can make in a client’s struggle with addiction, the changes it can effect in them, can go a long way to […]

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What Will Your Loved One Experience During Treatment?

While rehab is obviously the greatest struggle for the addict in question, it is hardly an easy process for the addict’s friends, family and loved ones, either.  First is the hard process of having dealt with your loved one during their struggle with addiction, then perhaps convincing them to enter rehab at all. Finally, there […]

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How To Know Your Loved One Needs Help

If your loved one is struggling with addiction, they still might not readily admit it. They might mistakenly feel they have it under control. They may be too ashamed to admit to their addiction. They might wrongly assume they can quit at any time. They will not reach out to get the help they need. […]

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What To Expect During Your Time In Rehab

If you’ve made the difficult choice to enter rehab, the natural thought that comes next is to wonder what to expect from your time in rehab. For many people, expectations will be based on little more than viewings of sensational movies and fictionalized accounts of celebrity memoirs. We may know that rehab is important from […]

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Trevor and Tim’s Recovery Story

It’s easy to brush aside promises of aid and relief when struggling in the bondage of addiction. How can other people know what you’re dealing with, anyway? You hardly trust yourself in such a situation, let alone those who haven’t gone through what you have. But what about those who HAVE gone through what you […]

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What Does Jesus Say About Recovery?

Outside of the bounds of traditional Christian thought, we can get a warped view of what God wants.  Misinformed by silly cartoon thinking and secular ideas about faith and religion, we can start to view God as a distant figure, an observer who may wish us the best but will not, and perhaps even cannot, […]

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10 Inspirational Bible Verses For Recovering Addicts

For those struggling with addiction or recovering from addiction, it can feel like a lonely process at times. But God is there for you, helping you in the fight, if you are willing to accept such help.  To help aid in that recovery, here are 10 inspirational Bible verses specifically selected for recovering addicts: (all […]

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Is Rehab Necessary For Recovery?

You want to confront your addiction and remove its malign influence over your life, but at the same time, you’re leery of going into rehab. It’s a long time commitment and isn’t exactly cheap, either. Surely, you think, there must be other ways. Is rehab absolutely necessary for recovery? After all, you might think, Jim from […]

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How To Get My Spouse Into Rehab

Not every client at rehab ends up there on their own impetus. Many must be persuaded to go into rehab by loved ones, as their addictions prove more enticing than their own desire to remove such an influence from their life.  For those facing such an issue, they must ask, how do I get my […]

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How long does rehab last?

Rehab is a time commitment. Let’s just get that out of the way at the beginning. Committing yourself to beating addictions in your life and getting through such upheaval is not something that happens quickly or in a vacuum, after all. But it may have you wondering: how long does rehab last? There is no […]

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What is rehab like?

For new clients looking for a positive rehab experience, it can be hard to know what to expect. Rehab is generally treated as either a joke — the sort of thing entitled celebrities check in and out of seasonally like a scheduled vacation — or as a horror story — bleak, antiseptic nightmares led by […]

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How do I choose a rehab facility?

Looking for a rehab facility, whether for yourself or a loved one, is hardly like trying to book a hotel. You’re not just looking for a decent bed in the right location, but for a place with the right approach to treatment and care that will meet the needs of you and your loved ones. […]

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What is a Christian rehab facility?

Rehab is a familiar concept to nearly everyone, if only from tabloids, gossip columns and movie biopics. But not every rehab facility is the same, offering different approaches and differing methodologies in how they address patients’ addictions and dependencies. Good Landing Recovery, for instance, is a Christian rehab facility, but that draws the inevitable question […]

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5 Ways Addiction Treatment Can Save A Marriage

Addiction takes a toll on relationships, especially the relationship between the person using drugs and their spouse. As the addict uses more and more, they may start to lie, use household money to buy drugs, and neglect their spouse and children. This can destroy the Marriage if the addict doesn’t seek help. Fortunately, if they […]

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5 of the Most Addictive Drugs and How To Overcome Them

There are many different addictive substances out there. These include alcohol, hard drugs, prescription medication, and even things such as caffeine that aren’t considered as dangerous but are still quite addictive. The type of substance abuse treatment a person needs is often determined by what substance they were using. If they were using one of […]

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One Key To Breaking Free From Addiction: Community

Those addicted to drugs or alcohol often feel alone. They have seen some of their friends and family turn their backs on them because of what they’ve done while addicted. Without any support, they may decide getting sober just isn’t worth it. That’s why community is such a key element of breaking free from addiction. […]

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4 Ways to Cope as the Parent of Adult Addicts

If your child is dealing with a drug addiction, you may feel helpless. You watch them fall further and further into their addiction every day, and they don’t seem to care. Even if you offer to help them get into a substance abuse treatment facility, they may decline. We know how difficult and heartbreaking it […]

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4 Impactful Verses for Addicts and Concerned Loved Ones

Most people struggling with addiction are really looking for comfort aside from addiction treatment in Atlanta. They seek something to help them deal with stress and with situations that are outside of their control. Their loved ones are also seeking comfort. However, they’re looking for comfort regarding the addict and their loss of control. If […]

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Can An Addict Go Back to Work After Recovery?

One of the reasons why addicts put off looking for addiction treatment in Atlanta is because they don’t want to lose their job. They’re afraid that when their employer learns that they have been abusing drugs or alcohol, they will be fired. Even if they’re not immediately let go, they’re still concerned that if they […]

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What Does the Bible Say About Substance Abuse?

Drug abuse has been written about in many languages and by many people over the centuries. Many of these works are very useful in treatment for addiction, but few have the same impact as the Bible. What does the Bible actually say about addiction or substance abuse? If you read through it looking for that […]

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A Remarkable Journey

When you thought you’ve hit rock bottom and lost all hope, you have Good Landing Recovery. More than a mere drug rehab center, more like a community, a family ready to guide you on your way back to the top. Witness an amazing story of a person who turned his life completely around. David Hobbs […]

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How to Unwind without Alcohol

Some people come home after a stressful day and unwind with a glass of wine or a beer. But if you’re a recovering alcoholic, that’s not an option. Drug addicts often feel the same way about using drugs. These substances become such a part of their lives that they don’t know how to relax and […]

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What Are the 12 Steps to Recovery?

Many people have heard of the 12 steps to recovery. They were created by Alcoholics Anonymous, but they can be used by anyone who is fighting addiction. Many different addiction support groups use these 12 steps, even those that address things such as shopping or over-eating. If one of your loved ones is in drug […]

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Find Real Freedom From the Bondage of Addiction

We created a place, unique from other drug rehab centers, so that men and women who are trapped in the bondage of addiction can find real freedom and walk out of this hell of active addiction and into a place where they can experience true freedom of free price. Trey Lewis (Founder & CEO): We […]

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Does Drug Rehab Really Work?

One of the many questions addicts and their loved ones ask is whether or not drug rehab actually works. Is it worth the cost? Will it help a person live a sober life, or will they only stop using drugs for a short period of time? These are all valid questions to ask. It’s important […]

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Be glad you didn’t get everything you prayed for!

Sometimes the worst thing that the Lord can do for you is actually give you what you want. That can be judgment in your life. How many of you right now are thankful that whenever you prayed for something in some toxic relationship later on realize that God did for you what you wouldn’t do […]

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5 Things You Need to Know About Rehab Centers

Before deciding on what rehab center is right for your loved one, you need to understand how these facilities differ and what to look for in selecting the right one. Not all drug rehab centers are the same. While many are similar, they may not all take the same approach, have the same qualified staff […]

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What Are the Signs of an Opioid Overdose?

In the 2000s, many doctors were prescribing opioids to patients because they believed they were safe. However, many of these patients became addicted and began abusing the medication. Today, drug rehab centers around the world treat patients for opioid addiction on a regular basis. It’s very easy for addicts to overdose on these drugs. If […]

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4 Telltale Signs You’re Enabling an Addict

There’s a very fine line between supporting a loved one who is battling addiction and enabling them. Supporting them isn’t always easy. Sometimes, it doesn’t even look like support. However, if you enable someone, you’re actually sending the message that you will help them continue to use drugs and alcohol. You likely won’t actually say […]

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