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Recovery Day Winnipeg 2019

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Recovery Day Winnipeg 2019 Thousands of people come together across Canada for Recovery Day. This year, Winnipeg rallied along with us on September 14, 2019. We celebrated sobriety at The Forks to tackle the stigma surrounding addictions and mental health issues. Aurora Recovery Centre and St. Raphael Wellness Centre partnered together to organize the event, […]

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Supporting My Partner in Their Recovery

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Family relationships can be a powerful support for someone working through addiction recovery. There is a concept known as The Social Connection Theory of Addiction, which suggests that strong relationships and human connection are key to helping someone overcome addictive behaviour. If your significant other is struggling with drug or alcohol addiction, then it means that […]

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Does Depression Actually Hurt?

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Depression can be described through a lot of physical illustrations. Feelings of being weighed down, broken hearted, being punched all over, and more are ways people paint the portrait of depression. Are these manifestations or drama? The painful sensations experienced by people suffering depression are not fictitious. Depression causes physical pain. Mental illnesses tend to exist in […]

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Methods for Sleep in Recovery

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Withdrawal from drugs and alcohol can be long lasting. It may take weeks for regular functions to start normalizing. Sleep is one of the most important factors for a healthy recovery. Unfortunately, sleep is one of the most heavily influenced functions. Getting a restful good night’s sleep can be a challenge in early recovery. Chills, sweats, spasms, nightmares, traumatizing […]

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680 CJOB – Ian Rabb On The Meth Crisis

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Winnipeg Meth Crisis Ian Rabb, co-founder of Aurora Recovery Centre speaks about the recommendations made by the Illicit Drug Task Force. The report came out last week with more than 20 recommendations. Rabb who is on the task force says that all three levels of government need quickly join together to implement the recommendations. Listen […]

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Military, First Responders, Veterans, and PTSD

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PTSD treatment for military, first responders and veterans Aurora Recovery Centre assists veterans, military, first responders, and people who suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and addictions with personalized, evidence-based treatment plans in our residential center and outpatient office. Our residential programs include 24-7 medical detox, individual and group therapy, ARC Fit, and adjunctive therapies […]