Apr 1, 2020

Step Two: Hope – Reflections On The 12 Steps Amidst Coronavirus

Coronavirus has instigated changes throughout most aspects of daily living, but the Twelve Steps of A.A. offer a design for living which is...
Mar 30, 2020

How to Handle Co-Occurring Disorders

Addicts find themselves fighting many battles beyond breaking from addictive substances or habits. Typically, addiction stems from stress...
Mar 29, 2020

How Can You Treat Alcohol Withdrawal Symptoms?

Drinking alcohol depresses your system by slowing down brain functioning and it even affects how your nervous system communicates. Chronic...
Mar 28, 2020

Can Postpartum Depression Lead To Substance Abuse?

After the birth of a baby, the mix of emotions women face is all over the place. Carrying a baby and then delivering a new human to the...
Mar 26, 2020

How to Recognize Early Signs of Addiction in Loved Ones

Few things hurt more than watching a loved one struggle with addiction. Whether it’s alcoholism, prescription med abuse, or an opioid...
Mar 24, 2020

Handling Your First Year of Sobriety

Addicts generally fall into their addiction because of difficulties in life that drive them over the edge. But the true greatest challenge...
Mar 22, 2020

How The Elderly Can Become Addicted To Drugs Or Alcohol

Rarely do we think that our elderly population has an issue with addiction. However, the reality is that no one is immune from developing...
Mar 21, 2020

How To Recognize And Respond To An Overdose

If someone starts vomiting or stops breathing, there’s a good chance they’ve overdosed on drugs or alcohol. The prerequisites and...