Mar 7, 2020

How Does Rehabilitation Work?

What is rehabilitation? Rehabilitation is when a person is treated for addiction and successfully recovers from it. There are multiple...
Feb 23, 2020

How To Repair Your Brain After Addiction

It is known that excessive and chronic use of drugs or alcohol damages the brain. Some recovering addicts will have severe brain damage to...
Jan 26, 2020

Why Empathy Is Important For Recovery

Understanding and caring for others is the basis for strong relationships and healthy interactions. When you don’t try to understand...
Jan 5, 2020

What Is a Drug and Can Alcohol Be A Drug?

What is a drug? What is the accepted definition? According to the Oxford dictionary, a drug is anything that is “a medicine or other...
Jan 4, 2020

How To Engage In A 12-Step Meeting

After you have completed a treatment program for alcohol and substance abuse, you want to make sure that you keep up with continued care...
Dec 28, 2019

Why Keeping In-Touch With Support After Recovery Is Important

The stages of substance abuse start slowly as the disease takes hold and then rapidly speed up to end in a very sad, isolated existence....
Dec 8, 2019

Strategies To Help Avoid Relapse

When one is ready to get clean and reclaim their health and life it is a commendable action. Entering treatment is an intimidating...
Dec 2, 2019

Rebuilding Relationships After Addiction

Often referred to as a family disease, addiction affects every part of an individual’s life and relationships negatively. It's not just...