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Join Rimrock for National Prescription Drug Take Back Day 2019!

Rimrock is proud to be partnering with local law enforcement, Attorney General Tim Fox and the DEA for this year’s National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. This year, there will be two locations in Billings for people to dispose of their unwanted and expired prescription medications — The Billings Elks Lodge, 934 Lewis Avenue, and a – more…

Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT)

Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) — What is it? Substance use disorder is a chronic illness and needs to be treated as such. To best help our patients we identify their symptoms, their use patterns, their relapse risk, and we meet them where they are at. With a chronic illness it is not about a cure, – more…

Building Your New Life in the New Year

With the start of a new year comes 365 new opportunities to begin your journey toward overcoming your addiction and becoming who you really want to be. If an addiction didn’t control your life, what would you like to accomplish? Maybe you’re interested in going to culinary school and becoming a professional chef, or maybe – more…

Winter and Recovery

For many people, the short cold days that come with winter can leave you feeling a bit down and low on energy. However, when you’re struggling with an addiction or living in recovery, the winter blues can be dangerous. Winter also comes with celebrations, family gatherings and many stresses that don’t occur at other times – more…

Handling Stress and Addiction

Stress can be a major risk factor in the development of an addiction and also a trigger for relapse.  This happens when drugs or alcohol are used as a coping strategy to deal with stress or to reduce tension in one’s life. Unfortunately, stress is all around us whether it be family conflicts, finances or – more…

The Family Guide to Addiction

When your loved one is suffering from an addiction it can be very difficult to cope with. You may find yourself wanting to help your loved one, but may not know where to start. At Rimrock, we know the important part families play in helping their loved one achieve recovery, which is why we encourage – more…

Celebrating Recovery

September marks National Recovery Month in the United States. It is observed every year with the hope of educating Americans that treatment, for substance abuse and mental health issues, is the most effective way of helping those who suffer from these disorders achieve recovery and live a healthy and rewarding life. Throughout September, we celebrate – more…

Parents’ Guide to Adolescent Addiction & Treatment

As a parent or caregiver, coping with your child’s addiction is never easy.  Adolescents are especially sensitive to social cues from peer groups, which can lead to substance abuse issues.  They differ from adults physiologically as well as emotionally and therefore will benefit from a treatment program designed specifically to address their individual needs. Rimrock – more…

An Inside Look at Rimrock

Choosing to enter treatment can create a lot of unknowns. At Rimrock, we want to make sure you are as comfortable as possible during this transition in your life. That’s why we put together this inside look into what you can expect while at Rimrock. When you choose Rimrock as your treatment center, you are – more…

The Power of Living a Sober Lifestyle

Adapting to a new lifestyle following treatment requires a lot of adjustment. However, the benefits of living a sober lifestyle will make those adjustments worth the effort. There is a tremendous amount of power and healing in living a sober lifestyle, whether you suffered from an addiction or not. One of the most important aspects – more…