Apr 22, 2019

Approaching Someone About Their Addiction

Dealing with an addiction can be difficult—it is a personal battle that only you yourself can truly win. Being on the sidelines of this...
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 Use 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 16, 2019

How Virtual Reality Could Advance Recovery

Virtual reality is a kind of technology that has an interesting history. It has had its peaks of interest and popularity, only to be...
Apr 15, 2019

Are You Enabling an Addict?

Having a friend or loved one who deals with an addiction of some kind is difficult. It’s frighteningly common, as 19.7 million Americans...