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Shalom Jewish Recovery opens in Long BeachClick Here To Read The Article On The Jewish Star. From The Jewish Star: In response to the growing, and often overlooked drug and alcohol addiction dilemma in the Jewish community, a new kosher and rabbinically endorsed recovery program is being launched in the New York metropolitan area. Shalom Jewish Recovery Center will officially open its doors on June 14 in discreet locations in Long...

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Matthew Belcher and Rabbi Dovid Goldwasser meeting in Matthews office today to discuss ways to improve our wellness center. The Rabbi always stops by to chat and see how things are going at Shalom Jewish Recovery Institute. Rabbi Goldwasser has been a staff and board member since Oct, 2015 and was a welcomed addition to our team. Even with the Rabbi’s busy schedule, he jumped at the opportunity to help us at Shalom Jewish...

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When anyone is hooked on pain killers or heroin (the same thing) we know how afraid the individual is of becoming dope sick. We know that there isn’t a worse pain then kicking dope or pills. Even in state run detox’s they are prohibited by law to only give you just enough of the detox medicine to keep you from throwing up. Sometimes people have been taking so much for so long that even when they receive the detox...

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Nearly 80% of the people coming into treatment centers around the united states are coming because of their addiction to Opiods. Someone could not have an addictive personality, yet because of legit reason must take addictive pain medicine. Before they know it, they are taken them just not to be sick. Most heroin users today started with pain killers and moved on to heroin because its so much cheaper and more available to them. We are...

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Have you ever decided to stop drinking or drugs for a week or two, but only lasted a  few days?  Many have made all sorts of promises to themselves, family and friends, but  found we couldn’t keep them, even when we really wanted to. Do you wish people would mind their own business about your drinking or drugging–  stop telling you what to do? Have you ever switched from one kind of drink or drug to another in the hope...

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