Apr 21, 2019

Secrecy In Addiction

It is rare to find an addict who’s proud of their addiction. While some people may be highly functioning addicts, most wouldn’t admit...
Apr 20, 2019

Finding the Right Addiction Treatment for You

Congratulations on your starting on your path to recovery. You’ve decided to better yourself by fighting your addiction through...
Apr 19, 2019

Co-morbidity Between Depression and Substance Use Disorders

You may know someone who demonstrates depression symptoms and drinks or uses illicit substances to “feel better”. A loved one may...
Apr 18, 2019

IMPULSIVITY, ADHD, AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE DISORDERS

Today, ADHD and ADD are becoming prevalent diagnoses for children. Through research, one can find concrete correlations between attention...
Apr 17, 2019

The Link Between Trauma and Substance Abuse

One of the main correlations between substance abuse and mental health difficulties is underlying trauma. In fact, 80% of women in...
Apr 13, 2019

3 Ways Your Appearance Changes When You Quit Drinking

Alcoholism can not only damage your relationships and physical health but it can also alter your appearance over time. You may even seem...
Apr 12, 2019

The Pros and Cons of Making a Change

As with every decision, there are pros and cons to quitting drinking or using illicit substances. It may be difficult to see the...
Apr 11, 2019

Identifying Holiday Triggers

With people drinking and being merry, society demonstrates that holidays are the best times of the year. However, there are the stresses...