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That Pesky Thought - I Must Get High

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Jul 20

July 1, 2020

That Pesky Thought – I Must Get High

By The Coleman Institute

There’s no pretty way to say it, Tia kicked my butt in yoga last week. She’s the owner of the studio I’ve belonged to for a long time, and I try to get to several classes a week. Hers is a core class, and she’s got a reputation for teaching beautifully choreographed classes that can be challenging.

So while I was holding a Bird Dog pose (look it up), I had ample opportunity to observe my thoughts while simultaneously practicing deep ujjayi breathing. (Again, look it up).

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Drugs Have Made My Life Bearable?

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Jun 20

June 30, 2020

Drugs Have Made My Life Bearable

By The Coleman Institute

Tripping Over Joy

What is the difference
Between your experience of
Existence
And that of a saint?
The saint knows
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Set Yourself Up for Sobriety Success

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Jun 20

June 25, 2020

Set Yourself Up for Sobriety Success

By The Coleman Institute

Beatrice came in for a follow up visit. She is in her early 50’s and has wrestled with her addiction to alcohol for more than half of her lifetime. Except for a (pretty bad) one night slip last Thanksgiving, she now has two years of recovery under her belt.

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SpoilerAlert1in4MakeIt

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Jun 20

June 23, 2020

Spoiler Alert 1 in 4 Make It

By The Coleman Institute

If you get a chance to watch the Netflix documentary film Recovery Boys, please do so. I attended a screening of the film at Studio Two Three in Richmond last night with Dr. Coleman and my nurse practitioner colleague, Lauren Farnsworth, to a pretty full audience. The filmmaker, Elaine McMillion Sheldon, was available afterwards to talk and answer questions.
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Vegetables

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Jun 20

June 22, 2020

Beyond the Opioid Detox: 6 Ways to Reboot Your Body’s Energy

By Andrew Rountree

Part of the reason the Coleman Institute is so successful in helping patients from around the world detox off various substances (alcohol; opioids, including heroin, buprenorphine, and methadone; and benzos, including Ativan®, Xanax®, and Valium® from one of our many locations is because we recognize not only are we treating a condition, we are treating a person.

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