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Benefits of a 12-Step Program

At Alina Lodge, our alcohol addiction treatment programs feature elements of a traditional 12-step program. There are many benefits to taking this approach to alcohol addiction treatment. Learn more about what a 12-step recovery program is and how it can help you in your personal journey during alcohol detox and recovery at Alina Lodge in…

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Get Involved with Alcohol Awareness Month

At Alina Lodge in New Jersey, we encourage former clients, loved ones, educators, and influencers in the community to reach out to educate others about the dangers of alcoholism. That’s why we celebrate Alcohol Awareness Month each April. Since April 1987, Alcohol Awareness Month has targeted college aid students to drink in moderation and avoid…

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5 Mental Health Benefits of Gardening

Those who enjoy gardening have often said that being in nature and getting their hands in the dirt can improve the mood, making them happier. Research has confirmed this, suggesting that gardening can significantly improve an individual’s mental and physical health. Unfortunately, many people dismiss this practice as overly simplistic. Additionally, some people feel that…