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NextSteps Online is now enrolling!

Classes are starting October 30, 2014. The NextSteps program is based on the principles of self-management. The self-management approach to health recognizes that YOU play the most important role in your recovery.

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Shannon's Story

During the summer before my senior year of high school, I woke up one day with not a clue in the world that it could have been my last day. In my hometown, on a beautiful country road with my cousin and two friends, the driver lost control around a slippery turn. We flipped several times and while not wearing my seat belt, I flew out of the rear window. A single day would alter my life story forever.


As my body laid far from the car, I entered ...read more

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