Apr 30, 2019

The do’s and don’ts on what to say to your kids when dad leaves for treatment

Addiction is a family disease. The stress an active alcoholic or addict places on a family can be overwhelming and destructive....
Apr 29, 2019

3 Common Myths About Drug Addicts

It is easy to make assumptions about other people and what their problems are like—especially for drug addicts. They are troubled...
Apr 29, 2019

How to Ask for Help When You Relapse

We all make mistakes in life, and sometimes, we don’t make the best decisions. Whether you’re overwhelmed by work or life in general,...
Apr 28, 2019

Life After Residential Addiction Treatment

Congratulations on overcoming your addiction. You’ve managed to start yourself down the path of redemption that will give you a second...
Apr 26, 2019

The Entanglement of Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders

Many times, mental health disorders are found to exist alongside substance abuse and dependency. Some underlying disorders include...
Apr 25, 2019

How Sleep and Substance Use Disorders Effect One Another

Using certain substances, such as cocaine or stimulants, may decrease how much sleep you are getting. Other drugs, like cannabis, can...
Apr 24, 2019

Bipolar and Substance Use Disorders

Approximately 50% of individuals who have been diagnosed with a serious mental illness have been found to also engage in substance use....
Apr 23, 2019

Identifying and Preventing a Relapse

Recovery from an alcohol or substance abuse addiction is no easy feat, and the victims who do recover deserve praise and love. It is...