JULIE

Julie

Certified Addiction Counselor and Staff Member at Narconon Colorado.


Julie in Narconon Success
July 17, 2019

How My Son Overcame His Addiction

At Narconon Colorado, we know that each person is different and that there is no such thing as “one size fits all” when it comes to what is needed for the length of treatment. That is why our philosophy is “It takes as long as it takes”.

read more...

Julie in Addiction Recovery
July 11, 2019

The Many Advantages of Living a Sober Lifestyle

One of the reasons many people hesitate about living a sober life is that they fear they will be missing out on things. There is a lie that too many people have bought into that drugs or alcohol are a necessary way to have fun.

read more...

Julie in Addiction Recovery
July 8, 2019

10 Benefits of Residential Addiction Treatment

When it comes to addiction treatment there are many reasons why a residential program is a good way to go. 1. Time to focus on yourself. Attending a residential program gives a person time to disconnect from all of their other obligations in order to truly focus on themselves.

read more...

Julie in Family Resources
July 7, 2019

10 Common Signs & Symptoms of Drug Abuse

Parents say it all the time—“I had no idea my kid was using drugs!” Sometimes it can be difficult to spot the changes that occur when substance abuse is taking place. It is important for every parent to educate themselves about the red flags of drug use.

read more...

Julie in Narconon Success
July 4, 2019

I Now Have the Spark Back in My Life

Before coming to Narconon my life was in liability. I was drinking heavily on a day-in and day-out basis. I spent twenty-three years of my life hiding behind a bottle. I used every excuse to drink. If I couldn’t find an excuse, I would drink anyway…

read more...

Julie in Addiction Recovery
July 2, 2019

Myth: I Can’t Go to Treatment Because I Have Kids

A common reason a person will give for not being able to go to treatment is that they have kids. While this is certainly a barrier to getting treatment, this is actually a very good reason to go to treatment—not a reason not to go.

read more...

Julie in Family Resources
June 27, 2019

How to Prepare for a Loved One to Come Home from Treatment

Having a loved one come home from treatment is exciting and nerve-wracking at the same time. In order to make the transition as smooth as possible, it is a good idea to follow some simple guidelines. The list could go on and on but here are a few things to help provide a solid start.

read more...

Julie in Narconon Success
June 22, 2019

I Am Able to Confront Any Obstacle That Comes My Way

Recent graduate Troy shares some of his personal accomplishments upon completion of his Narconon Program.

read more...

Julie in Addiction Recovery
June 20, 2019

Gratitude: An Essential Part of Sobriety

Early recovery feels like a whirlwind of fluctuating emotions. The rollercoaster of learning how to live life without the use of drugs or alcohol can be pretty intense. It can be easy to fall into the trap of self-pity and ingratitude.

read more...

Julie in Addiction Recovery
June 19, 2019

The Top Ten Mistakes to Avoid after Leaving Rehab

The transition from staying at a residential treatment facility to going back home can be a little overwhelming. In order to remain successful there are some important mistakes that a person should avoid making.

read more...