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Jamie Smolen, MD

Jamie Smolen: Recovery means rescue from addiction

Published: Sep 28th, 2018

Are you ready to get sober? Has the day finally come for you to stop hiding your addiction from your family, your friends and maybe even your job?

Jacob Jones

Beyond the Field

Published: Sep 28th, 2018

Growing up in the South, Jacob Jones, 30, was raised on football. Jacob always committed himself physically and emotionally to the game that would lead to team victories and good […]

Signs of a Problem

Binge drinking and blackouts: Sobering truths about lost learning for college students

Published: Sep 28th, 2018

ens of thousands of college students nationwide will cheer for their football teams this weekend. Some of those who show up for the game after tailgate drinking may not remember […]

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 […]