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Stirring Up Holiday Cheer At Tully Hill

December 7, 2018

Stirring up some holiday cheer at Tully Hill! 12/2/18 Patients worked collaboratively to make and decorate holiday cookies! Patients spent the afternoon making the dough from scratch, cutting out festive shapes, and then decorating the cookies with homemade icing. Directed by Tully Hill’s Jennifer Comfort, baking genius and culinary extraordinaire, it was a joyful afternoon. Communal […]

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MAT at Tully Hill: Our Use and Perspective

December 5, 2018

Overcoming addiction is difficult and requires ongoing commitment. Wanting patients to be ‘clean’ is our goal for everyone we evaluate, admit and treat. We work every day to help patients recover to that ‘clean’ state, as safely and as quickly as possible. To that end, Tully Hill supports the use of Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) […]

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Common Causes of Relapse

November 20, 2018

Too many of us don’t realize that addiction to alcohol and other drugs is a chronic illness, like diabetes and hypertension.  Just as relapse occurs with patients having those two very common chronic illnesses, relapse with individuals addicted to alcohol and other drugs also is possible and does in fact happen.   What causes one […]

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The Rights & Responsibilities of Patients in Treatment Facilities

October 29, 2018

When you or a loved one is checking into a substance use treatment facility, it is extremely important to know all you can about that facility. There are laws in place that treatment facilities need to adhere to. Facilities can also be certified by the New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services […]

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If I Come into Treatment Will I Lose My Job?

October 15, 2018

People who are employed and need Inpatient treatment for a substance use disorder (SUD) have an understandable fear of losing their job if they enter treatment.  For sure, there are no guarantees an employer won’t support such a decision and would choose to terminate one’s employment.   An important factor   influencing how an employer […]

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