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Link Between Intelligence and Addiction

Addiction can be an extremely complex issue. Often there are a variety of contributing factors such as environment, heritability, and family roles. But what about intelligence? There have been studies highlighting the connection between addiction and intelligence. These studies produced some surprising results. One of which was that high intelligence had been more commonly linked…

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Young and Anonymous

“I was in and out, in and out, in and out.” The one famous cliff hanger that always kept my attention from the stories of those who suffered. Sitting on the edge of my seat, waiting to hear how they fought the battle of their addiction. I was eighteen the first time I sat in…

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Victory Bay’s Blessing Bag Program

The Kensington area in Philadelphia is known for its growing rate with homelessness and drug abuse that haunt the busy streets. It’s evident that more and more young men and women are finding themselves enslaved in this area, all attempting to reach that ultimate high. Many who are homeless in Kensington, were lead there not…

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All About The New Jersey Prevention Network

Victory Bay’s AJ Solomon and Vanessa Vitolo recently attended the 2018 NJPN Conference in Atlantic City. Here is information about NJPN and how they help our recovery community. NJPN brings professionals together through focused networks supporting a variety of training and prevention programs offered throughout New Jersey. Their networks foster collaboration and leverage resources to…