NRAP

Nevadas Recovery & Prevention Community

This morning at the annual collegiate recovery conference, hosted at the University of Nevada, Reno this year President Marc Johnson announced that the university will be recognizing NRAP as an institutional organization. We are so excited to make this announcement so much hard work over the past 3 years has gone into this great achievement.…

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POST WRITTEN BY: MARC CHERNOFF Retrieved from: http://www.marcandangel.com/2014/05/11/12-rituals-happy-successful-people-practice-every-day/ 12 Rituals Happy, Successful People Practice Every Day                                  “The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.” ―Ralph Waldo Emerson Every day Angel and I work…

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Powerful Tips for Staying Sober During the Holidays   Relapse Prevention Posted on December 30th, 2012 Sourced from: http://www.promises.com/articles/relapse-prevention/holidays-sober/ Chilled bottles of fancy champagne to toast the New Year; elegant wines from all over the world meant to satisfy the most sophisticated palate at each holiday feast; open (and well-stocked) bars at holiday parties; and creamy…

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It’s hard to stay motivated and keep your head up when things start going the opposite way from what you want them to or think they may go. As college students, bad grades tend to get us down. Failed relationships are a big disappointment. Employment and career opportunities don’t always follow through with our expectations.…

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The Importance of Gratitude in Recovery Gratefulness as the Key to Success in Addiction Recovery – retrieved from: http://alcoholrehab.com/addiction-recovery/the-importance-of-gratitude-in-recovery/ When people are grateful for what they have, they will experience a great deal of happiness in their life. When the individual is constantly lamenting their lot, it will be impossible for them to find peace of…

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why change is so difficult (and 9 ways to make it easier). by BROCK HENRY     Retrived from: http://strategicsimplicity.com/why-change-is-so-difficult-and-9-ways-to-make-it-easier  Let’s face it…change is hard. It really is. Sometimes, it’s downright painful. Because of that, most of us (myself certainly included) tend to shy away from it. If we’re honest about it, “run” from it might…

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What a week! The building where our student lounge is housed flooded this week and our program coordinator’s office was filled up with water. As a result, the whole building was shut down and we have not been permitted to open our center to the students in our program for the duration of the repairs.…

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Taking The Stigma Out Of Addiction Addiction—a mental illness or a moral failing?   Retrieved from: http://www.thefix.com/content/ending-cycle-shame-and-addiction   Shutterstock By Paul Gaita 10/09/14 As an editorial on the Talbot Spy site recently noted, modern society is of two minds on the subject of drug addiction. Decades of hard work by the recovery community have helped…

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NFL-NFLPA finalize revised substance abuse policy; Josh Gordon ban cut By John Breech | CBSSports.com September 19, 2014 3:46 pm ET     Retrieved from: This website Josh Gordon can return to the Browns after he sits out 10 games. (USATSI) After months of negotiating, the NFL and NFLPA have announced that the two sides have…

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Wellness! Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) has a model for holistic wellness that utilizes the balance of wellness in eight different dimensions. Maintaining wellness in multiple aspects of one’s life is optimal for those who might be feeling unbalanced and down. This model captures a clear picture of the multiple aspects leading…

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