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Rehab is easy, Recovery is hard

This article was written by one of our alumni about the differences between rehab and recovery. Rehab is easy. Recovery is hard. Rehab is easy. Recovery is hard. At least, that’s been my experience. Throughout the the years I struggled with anorexia, bulimia, self-harm, drug abuse, and bipolar I had a very distinct pattern: get sick, make people worry, get very sick, go to therapy, get extremely sick, go to residential treatment. Once there, I’d battle the people who were trying to help, then slowly acquiesce, then start to be semi-okay, get my weight up, get my symptoms down, and…

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