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Does Your Eye Color Determine Your Risk for Alcohol Addiction?

Posted on August 24, 2015 by Pasadena Recovery CenterPasadena Recovery Center

Risks for Alcohol Addiction | Addiction Treatment | Pasadena CA

As the quest to determine risks for alcohol addiction continues, a new study has shed some unexpected light on the issue. Researchers from the University of Vermont have discovered alcohol addiction may be tied to eye color, offering more evidence

How Marijuana Legalization can Hurt Recovering Addicts

Posted on August 17, 2015 by Pasadena Recovery CenterPasadena Recovery Center

Marijuana Legalization Hurts Recovering Addicts | Los Angeles

Marijuana legalization continues to grow across the country, with 23 states now legalizing the drug for medicinal purposes. Four of those states also allow for use of pot for recreational purposes and the issue may be appearing on more ballots

Good Morning America Names Pasadena Recovery Center A Top Rehab Facility In America

Posted on July 23, 2015 by pasadenarecovepasadenarecove


Good Morning America named the Pasadena Recovery Center one of the ”Top Rehab Facilities in America”: “With A-list celebrities’ revolving-door rehab habits, it’s becoming difficult to keep track of the top recovery facilities — and of course what sort of

Marijuana and Memory Loss: Is there a Link?

Posted on June 23, 2015 by Pasadena Recovery CenterPasadena Recovery Center

marijuana side affects memory loss

The debate continues over the possible long-term effects of marijuana use, with a recent study suggesting marijuana use during the teen years may lead to memory loss and changes to the brain’s structure. In addition to lower scores on memory

The Experience

Admissions Process

Many people find the very idea of entering a rehab facility daunting. We at the Pasadena Recovery Center want to ease your fears and assure you that we will be here with you every step of the way. Many people believe that the hardest step is the very first one – contacting us – and then it gets progressively easier.

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Typical Day

A typical day at PRC consists of specialized groups such as Anger Management, Grief and Loss, Relationships, Relapse Prevention, Gratitude Group, Groups hosted by Mackenzie Phillips, Gary Richman, and more. Also you’ll get one-on-one counseling sessions with our specialized treatment team, as well as family sessions.

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Expert Speakers Series

At the Pasadena Recovery Center we regularly bring in community leaders and addiction experts to educate our residents, alumni and staff. For example, the Nation’s top drug official, Gil Kerlikowske (photo right), spoke about the California marijuana legalization ballot measure (Prop. 19) prior to the 2010 election.

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