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Recovery Corner with Jamie Smolen, MD

Published: Nov 24th, 2014

Holiday gratitude in recovery Gratitude has been a time-honored tradition for us human beings. Since people first realized the importance and value of the life-sustaining elements, there has been an […]

Recovery Corner with Jamie Smolen, MD

Published: Oct 8th, 2014

Addiction in the brain Addiction exists in the human brain. Specialized neurological pathways in the brain, called circuits, are designed for the experience of pleasure. These circuits tie together parts […]

Healing Hands

Recovery Corner with Jamie Smolen, MD

Published: Sep 16th, 2014

Unfortunately, we hear tragic stories of celebrities dying from suicide or drug overdose too often. Some of us have even experienced the suicides of a friend or a loved one. […]

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 […]

A Family Disease

A Family Disease

Published: Jul 12th, 2013

Addiction is a family disease. Many family members of alcoholics and addicts feel fear, stress, anxiety, resentment, anger and stress-related health issues. The disease affects family members individually and as […]

Request Brochure

Published: Dec 26th, 2012

Call today for help! Recovery is possible. 855.265.4FRC(4372) Call today for help! Recovery is possible. 855.265.4FRC(4372)

Partial Hospital/Outpatient

Published: Dec 26th, 2012

Call today for help! Recovery is possible. 855.265.4FRC(4372) The Florida Recovery Center is located in southwest Gainesville. It is home to the Partial Hospitalization and Intensive Outpatient programs for addiction patients. Goals […]

Find a Meeting

Published: Dec 26th, 2012

God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference. 12-step meetings are an […]

Testimonials

Published: Dec 26th, 2012

Alumni

Alumni

Published: Dec 26th, 2012

The addiction experts at the UF Health Florida Recovery Center have helped thousands of patients since opening doors more than 15 years ago. We know the importance of fellowship and […]