SMART Recovery uses recovery tools based on scientifically-proven methods for overcoming addiction such as Cognitive Behavior Therapy and motivational interviewing. SMART Recovery is a 4-Point Program: POINT #1 Enhancing and Maintaining Motivation to Abstain. POINT #2 Coping with Urges. POINT #3 Managing Thoughts, Feelings and Behaviors Through Effective Problem Solving. POINT #4 Balancing Momentary and Enduring Satisfactions to Achieve Lifestyle Balance.
Richard worked with people with developmental disabilities for several years in the Colorado Springs area. Richard moved on to social work at El Paso Department of Human Services. Richard began taking counseling classes in 2009 and earned his CACII in 2011. Richard has been assisting people with substance use disorders for over seven years.More
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