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....
Mar 19, 2019

This Mostly Legal, Unregulated Herbal Substance Is Linked to More Than 40 Deaths

His back hurt, he was anxious, he didn’t like his job. Daniel was miserable. He was also about a year sober and not doing the work...
Mar 1, 2019

6 FAQs About CBD You Need to Know

It’s being touted as safe and non-addictive, a treatment for a host of ailments, and even a “miracle” cannabis compound. Found in...
Feb 13, 2019

5 Things You Need to Know About Marijuana & Psychosis

It’s safe to say today’s marijuana is not like the marijuana of even a few decades ago. Levels of tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, the...
Jan 29, 2019

How a Pot Addict Found Recovery at 19

Tanner didn’t mean to end up at Discovery Place. He didn’t really even mean to get sober. Following an impromptu family intervention...
Jan 15, 2019

A Guide to Common Drug Slang

One of the distinguishing factors of any community is its language. Politics, religion, sports, medicine, academia, entire cities and...
Jan 3, 2019

Demystifying Co-Occurring Disorders: Here’s What You Need to Know

The term “dual diagnosis” has become more prevalent in and around recovery communities in recent years but can often be surrounded by...
Dec 19, 2018

Their Son Died of a Heroin Overdose. They Want Your Loved One’s Story to End Differently.

In Joey Gootee’s last post on Instagram he is smiling peacefully. Lips pressed together, just the corners of his mouth turn slightly up....