About OrlandoDetox

A blog from Sunrise Detox Orlando, a free-standing medical detox center for the treatment of addictions, including alcohol, street and prescription drugs. Conveniently located near the Florida Mall.

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Orlando Detox Blog

Drug Take-Back Day is Saturday, April 29th

Sunrise Detox encourages you to take advantage of Drug Take Back Day, to properly dispose of unused and unneeded prescription medications at drop-off locations throughout the Orlando region.

National Recovery Month Walk/Run Event on September 17th

Help celebrate National Recovery Month with Sunrise Detox at Barnett Park in Orlando for a National Recovery Month Walk/Run.

Central Florida Recovery Resource Meetings

The Central Florida Recovery Resource Network meeting hosted by Sunrise Detox in Orlando. Don't miss the next one!

About OrlandoAwareness

The Addiction Awareness blog is intended to serve as a resource for the community of Metro Orlando, helping to raise awareness and encourage participation in addiction treatment and behavioral health.

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Addiction Awareness Blog

Thanks Giving DUI - Not What You Think

A story about a different kind of "DUI" this Thanksgiving, from someone who has quite a bit of experience.

Understanding Addiction : Bad Habits and Brain Chemistry

Researchers are proving that memories of substance use and addiction can help sustain addiction.

Drug Take-Back Day is Saturday, April 29th

Sunrise Detox encourages you to take advantage of Drug Take Back Day, to properly dispose of unused and unneeded prescription medications at drop-off locations throughout the Orlando region.

Disposing of old or unused medications is a great way to help to prevent abuse in your community, and Drug Take Back Day comes just once per year!.

Thanks Giving DUI - Not What You Think

A story about a different kind of "DUI" this Thanksgiving, from someone who has quite a bit of experience.

A contributor presents a new perspective of "driving under the influence", when you consider the driving to be navigating through your life. Sometimes it's better to let someone else drive a bit...

National Recovery Month Walk/Run Event on September 17th

Help celebrate National Recovery Month with Sunrise Detox at Barnett Park in Orlando for a National Recovery Month Walk/Run.

Help us Celebrate National Recovery Month 2016. Sunrise Detox cosponsors the National Recover Month Walk & Run in Orlando on September 17.

Central Florida Recovery Resource Meetings

The Central Florida Recovery Resource Network meeting hosted by Sunrise Detox in Orlando. Don't miss the next one!

The first Central Florida Recovery Resource Network meeting was held July 22 at Sunrise Detox Orlando. The inaugural meeting set the stage for ongoing networking among treatment industry professionals in the greater Orlando region.

2016 Addiction Health Summit

Sunrise Detox National Marketing Director Ira Levy and Sunrise Detox Orlando Outreach Coordinator Stephanie Lewis will be attending the 2016 Addiction Health Summit, being held June 9th through June 11th at the Wyndham Grand Orlando Resort at Bonnet Creek in Orlando, Florida.
The 2016 Addiction Health Summit at Wyndham Grand Orlando Resort at Bonnet Creek is a two and a half day conference for addiction health professionals. Sunrise Detox is attending this event in Orlando Florida from June 9th through June 11th.

Understanding Addiction : Bad Habits and Brain Chemistry

Researchers are proving that memories of substance use and addiction can help sustain addiction.
New research shows that humans have a memory associated with the brain chemistry associated with deeply-rooted addiction, such as addiction to heroin and other fast-acting drugs. Even remembering past substance use can trigger rewards within the brain chemistry, supporting continued addiction.

Open House Networking Event at Sunrise Detox Orlando

Open House was a great party, and feedback is awesome. Sunrise Detox Orlando will open Monday, January 18, 2016. 
The Sunrise Detox Orlando Open House and Networking Event is wrapping up, and was a great success. The facility tour enabled several hundred of Orlando Metro area professionals to see firsthand...

Career Opportunities & Jobs Open in Orlando Florida

Hiring into over 30 jobs in the new Orlando, FL substance abuse treatment center (detox center).
Hiring agencies and managers will be on hand, along with representatives for Sunrise Detox and the new state-of-the-art substance abuse treatment facility opening this coming spring at 2431 West Sand Lake Road, in Orlando, Florida.