Recover [ree-kuhv-er]: noun
- to get back or regain (something lost or taken away): to recover a stolen watch.
- to make up for or make good (loss, damage, etc., to oneself).
- to regain the strength, composure, balance, or the like, of (oneself).
- to reclaim from a bad state, practice, etc.
- to regain (a substance) in usable form, as from refuse material or from a waste product or by-product of manufacture; reclaim.
- to regain health after being sick, wounded, or the like.
- to regain a former and better state or condition.
- to regain one's strength, composure, balance, etc.
It is helpful to learn as much as possible not only about the addiction but also the treatment options and other available resources.
Education can come through health care professionals, attending workshops and support groups, reading books, articles and newsletters, browsing the internet, and participating in discussion groups.
No matter which type of treatment you select, a 12-Step program can be incorporated into your recovery plan.
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