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Addiction is a mental illness, not a choice. We can help you along the road to recovery no matter what stage of addiction you’re going through.

We offer award-winning care for substance use disorders, and we also offer intervention services if you need help talking to someone you love about their addiction.

Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment through MAT

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Alcohol Use Disorder is a substance use disorder characterized as an inability to control the consumption of alcoholic substances ...

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Healthy Vs. Unhealthy Coping Mechanisms

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Imagining a world before COVID-19 can be hard to do, let alone imagining that COVID-19 has disappeared. Being confined ...

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What is Overdose?

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Overdose is a life threatening situation requiring immediate emergency care that can result when someone ingests too much of ...

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Grief, loss and substance use

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A major component of recovery for many is accepting that grief is a part of life. At the end ...

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A Week in Substance Use Residential Rehabilitation Treatment: Centerstone’s Fellowship House

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As a counselor in a residential rehabilitation setting, one of my favorite things to watch is the fellowship of ...

The Physical and Mental Effects of Tobacco

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May 31 is World No Tobacco Day, a time to spread awareness about the tobacco epidemic its contribution to ...

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How Alcohol Affects the Body and Mind

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When taking a look at substance use disorders, including alcohol use disorders, it is important to know the facts. ...

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How to talk to children about parental substance use disorder

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A major concern for parents struggling with substance use disorder is how to talk to their children about their ...

Reaching out for help with substance use disorder

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When you feel like you can’t manage your life because of substance use disorder, treatment can be a lifeline. ...

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Connections Advisory Council set to meet March 30

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Centerstone, a national leader in behavioral health care, will host the quarterly Connections Advisory Council meeting on March 30 ...

Detox: What, What, When, Where, Why and How?

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Detox or withdrawal management may be the first step for some people to get help stopping substance use. It ...

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Rebuilding relationships amidst addiction

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A substance use disorder (SUD) is a chronic condition that affects every part of you, both physically and mentally. ...

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10 Tips to Combat Substance Use during the Holidays

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A challenge that often appears this time of the year is increased substance use during the holiday season. The ...

Gratitude: The Key to Recovery

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By Mandy Hazel Centerstone Counselor and Case Manager November is a time many people set aside to express gratitude ...

Five recovery quotes we could all use for emotional wellbeing

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There are many sayings common to people in recovery. These sayings are not necessarily unique to recovery but they ...

Celebrating connections in recovery

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Addiction is a disease of isolation. Recovery is accomplished through relationships and connections. September is designated as a month ...

How to support someone dealing with a substance use disorder

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A substance use disorder (SUD) is a mental health condition, not a choice. Addiction is a serious mental and ...

How to recognize and respond to opioid overdose

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The U.S. opioid crisis has become a more prominent issue over the last few years, and for good reason. ...

Talk to Your Teens About Substance Use

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By Mandy Hazel Centerstone Counselor and Case Manager According to the 2018 Illinois Youth Survey (IYS), 30% of 8th ...

Getting Substance Use Treatment while Maintaining your Regular Life: MAT Can Help!

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There’s a great deal of misinformation out there when it comes to substance use disorder and getting help. The ...

Managing Post-Acute Withdrawal Syndrome (PAWS)

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By Mandy Hazel, Centerstone Counselor and Case Manager Most people are aware of the physical symptoms that can occur ...

Support groups rely on technology to continue helping people in recovery

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By Mandy Hazel, Centerstone Counselor and Case Manager A worldwide pandemic recently forced many things in our nation to ...

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3 Tips to help you Maintain your Sobriety during the Pandemic

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For many people, recovery from alcohol or substance use can be a lifelong process, no matter how many days, ...

Three reasons to make exercise part of your recovery

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By Mandy Hazel, Centerstone Counselor and Case Manager Most people think of the New Year as the best time ...

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Education is important for family members of people who have substance use disorder

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By Mandy Hazel, Centerstone Counselor and Case Manager According to the 2018 National Survey on Drug Use and Health ...

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Mental Health Access Improvement Act

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About the Bill The Mental Health Access Improvement Act (H.R.945/S.286) would amend current Medicare law to allow for Mental ...

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Centerstone to host Problem Gambling Awareness Month events in Illinois

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Centerstone is collaborating with the National Council on Problem Gambling and the Illinois Council on Problem Gambling to dedicate ...

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Centerstone expands Workforce Investment Program through partnership with Indiana Chamber of Commerce

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Hoosier employers looking to implement recovery programs to assist their employees or qualified applicants battling addiction now have access ...

Stride Coalition set to open 24-hour Crisis Diversion Center in Bloomington, Indiana

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Centerstone will run daily operations of facility that aims to help people with substance use disorder stay out of ...

Ryan Hampton speaks about addiction recovery during Centerstone’s October Spotlight Series

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Centerstone hosted two Spotlight Series events in October featuring Ryan Hampton, a prominent leading face and voice of addiction ...

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Grant will help Centerstone treat Illinois residents with gambling disorder

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Centerstone has received a $119,517 grant from the Illinois Department of Human Services Substance Use Prevention and Recovery (SUPR) ...

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Regional CEO Melissa Larkin-Skinner speaks about mental health leadership

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Melissa Larkin-Skinner, Regional CEO of Centerstone based in Florida, was the special guest on “The #PopHealth Show” with Anthony ...

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Centerstone’s Workforce Investment Program helps companies attract, retain strong workforce amid drug addiction crisis

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As a multistate behavioral health provider, Centerstone has heard loud and clear from the business community that a tight ...

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Three Steps to Fight Addiction

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Addiction can hit you at any time.   Oftentimes, a person with an addiction may not know what’s wrong ...

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What is Medication-Assisted Treatment?

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Medication-assisted treatment (MAT) is part of a treatment for those suffering from substance use, including opioid and alcohol addiction. ...

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Battling Addiction – One Day At A Time

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How do you become an addict? People suffering from addiction don’t wake up one day and decide to get ...

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Centerstone Advocates for CCBHCs, Meets with Senate Leader McConnell

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Recently, Centerstone staff members joined the National Council for Behavioral Health in Washington, D.C. to advocate for The Excellence ...

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Robb Backmeyer Served on Opioid Panel

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Centerstone’s Regional COO in Indiana, Robb Backmeyer, recently served as an expert in a panel discussion about innovative responses ...

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Seeking Clients for Illinois Grant Program

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Centerstone is seeking new clients to enroll in a new grant funded program. The Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic ...

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Where We Stand: Support the OPPS Act

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Dozens of bills produced by the House of Representatives recently became Centerstone’s top priorities. Among them, the Opioid Prevention ...

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New Transitional Housing Initiative Launched

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Over one year ago, in response to the opioid crisis, Centerstone opened its first Centerstone Recovery Center (CRC) in ...

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MAT Facility Opening in Marion, IL

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Centerstone has announced a new clinic that will bring treatment services to many whose lives have been devastated by ...

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New Grants Expand Programming in Indiana

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Centerstone has recently been awarded a number of new philanthropic grants to help expand available programming in communities we ...

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Need Help with Addiction? Treatment Options Available

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The Indiana State Senate Committee on Health & Provider Services recently held a hearing on Senate Bill 33 to ...

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Opioid Crisis Efforts Continue in Washington

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The opioid crisis is certainly at the forefront of our country’s current health agenda. On March 1, President Trump ...

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Opioid Crisis Impacts Veterans, Military Families

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Long after active duty ends, U.S. service members and military families face a different battle—the opioid overdose epidemic. Opioid ...

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Recovery Is An Option

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With with more than 100 deaths per day stemming from opioid use, drug overdoses are the leading cause of ...

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Six Steps to Identifying Addictions: What Controls Your Life?

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Addiction is a complicated problem. It is diverse in its causes and its costs. If describing a person with ...

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