Oct 3, 2018

Drug Addiction and Alcoholism Rehabs

I work in the Admissions Department for a Nashville-area recovery center, and I'm also in recovery from alcoholism and opiate addiction....
Oct 2, 2018

His Chronic Alcoholism Was Killing Him. Then He Found Help.

Josh K. knew from an early age he was going to experiment with drugs and alcohol. When a Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E) officer...
Sep 29, 2018

Understanding The 12-Step Program

It can be scary when you or a loved one acknowledges addiction but seeking help through a 12-step program is one of the best methods to...
Sep 25, 2018

Opioid Epidemic Has Hepatitis C On the Rise—What You Need to Know

Hepatitis C, a virus which affects between two and six million people in the United States, is most commonly transmitted through injection...
Sep 23, 2018

Nashville “Prime Time” Men’s Retreat: A Newcomer’s Experience

Discovery Place was represented by several staff members and alumni at the 3rd annual Prime Time Men's Retreat at YMCA's Camp...
Sep 23, 2018

5 Questions to Ask When Choosing an Addiction Treatment Center

There’s a lot to consider when you’re thinking about going to or sending a loved one to treatment. There is no shortage of...
Sep 19, 2018

Addiction & Recovery: A Story of Hope & Healing

Christine & Jacob: How a mother and son found hope where they least expected it Christine knew something about her son had changed....
Sep 19, 2018

Coping & Strategy Tips for Family Talking About Opioid Addiction

When someone in your family or special in your life is struggling with addiction, it's hard to watch them suffer. However, many individuals...