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Reeve Abraben

Reeve Abraben, Living Sober and Happy

Published: Nov 17th, 2017

Reeve Abraben, a local dentist, is happier than he’s ever been. After receiving addiction treatment at the UF Health Florida Recovery Center, Reeve says he has accepted sobriety and is […]

Olivia Kabat

Hope is alive

Published: Sep 25th, 2017

Olivia Kabat remembers the pain, straddling two separate worlds. On one side, her sobriety. A stronger relationship with her parents and her sister, Rose.

Welcome to FRC

Florida Recovery Center honors alumni

Published: Sep 25th, 2017

At its alumni weekend, the Florida Recovery Center celebrates whose who have recovered from addiction. Dr. Reeve Abraben, a dentist at the Lake City Family Dental Center, is not ashamed […]

Thomas Edwards

Beating addiction: A personal story

Published: Sep 23rd, 2017

You hear a lot about the consequences and aftermath of drug and alcohol addiction, but not always about the recovery process. This weekend marks the 13th Annual FRC Alumni Reunion. […]

Recovery Month 2017

September is National Recovery Month

Published: Sep 5th, 2017

Families and Communities Can Make a Difference Oftentimes, individuals who experience a mental and/or substance use disorder feel isolated and alone. Yet, every year millions of Americans experience these conditions. […]

Holiday Presents

Home (Sober?) for the Holidays

Published: Dec 22nd, 2016

For the families of the 23.5 million Americans who suffer from addiction, the holidays can be a time full of disappointment and dread, as years of symptomatic disease have built […]

How Do I Not Be the Sober Buzzkill During the Holidays?

Published: Dec 13th, 2016

How to handle being the sober one at the party this holiday. Here are some things you can do to make these events less challenging.

How to Choose Friends in Sobriety

Published: Nov 19th, 2016

Your community largely determines the quality of your sobriety. Here are some tips and things to keep in mind when choosing friends in sobriety.

Welcome to FRC

11th Annual FRC Alumni Reunion

Published: Sep 21st, 2015

On Saturday, September 19th the UF Health Florida Recovery Center (FRC) held their 11th Annual FRC reunion at the Paramount Plaza Hotel in Gainesville, Florida. The FRC annual reunion provides […]

September is National Recovery Month

Published: Sep 15th, 2014

September is National Recovery Month, organized by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health services Administration (SAMHSA). This year – the event’s 25th – Recovery Month will focus on getting people […]