Monthly Archives: June 2014

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Prescription Drug Abuse is an Epidemic! Action Recovery Group can Help.

Here at Action Recovery Group in Ogden, we see a lot of individuals struggling with Prescription Drug Abuse. As you can see in the YouTube video below, this problem has become an epidemic here in the U.S. If you or someone you love is struggling with prescription drug abuse, call us for a free, private […]

By |June 27th, 2014|Recovery Blog|Comments Off on Prescription Drug Abuse is an Epidemic! Action Recovery Group can Help.

Ogden Standard says Action is “Best Kept Secret” for Drug & Alcohol Treatment in Ogden

On Sunday, June 22, 2014, the Ogden Standard Examiner Newspaper ran a great article on Action Recovery Group. They’re calling Action the “Best Kept Secret” for Drug and Alcohol Treatment in Ogden and the Northern Utah area. Check it out!   Ogden Standard & Action Recovery Group

By |June 25th, 2014|Recovery Blog|Comments Off on Ogden Standard says Action is “Best Kept Secret” for Drug & Alcohol Treatment in Ogden

Support Rick Visser on His Ride this Weekend for MS Research & Treatment!

Rick Visser Here!

This coming weekend I’m riding my bike 150 miles to help raise money for MS research and treatment. It’s the “Bike MS 2014: Harmon’s Best Dam Bike Ride!”

Here’s a short video I did explaining why I’m doing the ride:  Why Rick is Riding to Raise Money for MS

You can really help the MS […]

By |June 24th, 2014|Recovery Blog|Comments Off on Support Rick Visser on His Ride this Weekend for MS Research & Treatment!

AA BBQ and SJS Fair a Big Success at Action Recovery Group!

Thanks to Amanda Glover of the AA Courage to Change Home Group and all of her many volunteers, and to the Action Recovery Group staff, for putting on an AMAZING BBQ at the Action Recovery Group facility in South Ogden on Friday! And a very special thanks to all those from the local recovery community […]

By |June 23rd, 2014|Recovery Blog|Comments Off on AA BBQ and SJS Fair a Big Success at Action Recovery Group!

AA Fellowship Summer BBQ at Action Recovery Group!

Hey Everyone!  Don’t miss the AA Fellowship Summer BBQ & Potluck Dinner at the Action Recovery Group facility in South Ogden. This awesome event is hosted by the “Friday Night AA Courage to Change Home Group.

Families and Kids are Welcome. We’ll be having burgers and hotdogs. Please bring your favorite side dish to share! There’s […]

By |June 17th, 2014|Recovery Blog|Comments Off on AA Fellowship Summer BBQ at Action Recovery Group!

Rick Visser Rides to Support MS Research & Treatment!

On June 28th and 29th, 28-year veteran Substance Abuse Counselor Rick Visser will ride 150 miles to raise money for MS research and treatment in Utah! It’s the “Bike MS 2014: Harmon’s Best Dam Bike Ride!

Here’s Rick talking about the ride and why he’s raising money for MS—https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kMHjL_u1_bc

You can help Rick support this great cause […]

By |June 12th, 2014|Recovery Blog|Comments Off on Rick Visser Rides to Support MS Research & Treatment!

Does Marijuana Lower I.Q.?

Check out this info from the National Institutes on Drug Abuse and decide for yourself—Over time, does regular marijuana lead to a lower I.Q.???

By |June 10th, 2014|Recovery Blog|Comments Off on Does Marijuana Lower I.Q.?

Energy Drink Addiction—Is It Harmless?

Many of us who have achieved long-term sobriety in our substance abuse recovery, may well find ourselves engaging in some “substitute addictions.” These can include things like food, tobacco, gambling, shopping, sex, and many more. One of the most popular substitute addictions today is “caffeine,” and one of its most powerful sources is Energy Drinks. […]

By |June 6th, 2014|Recovery Blog|Comments Off on Energy Drink Addiction—Is It Harmless?