Recovering From Addiction

Does Bipolar Disorder Cause Addiction?

Bipolar disorder is a serious mental health condition characterized by significant and inexplicable mood swings as well as erratic behaviors and changes in energy levels. Those who suffer from untreated bipolar disorder will [...]

Professional Sports Sober Athlete Highlight – Basketball Star Celebrity Chris Herren

Former all-American basketball player and Boston Celtic Chris Herren fell into a dark world of opiate abuse while playing professional ball and managed to come out the other side unscathed. In fact, he recently [...]

New Year Resolutions for Recovery and Addiction Recovery Goals

The New Year is officially here, and you know what that means! Time to make a long list of resolutions, and strive to be the very best versions of ourselves. In most cases, [...]

The Difference Between Rehab and Detox

Drug addiction affects over 23.5 million Americans and under 12% of those addicted actually get treatment. Although drugs and alcohol all have different mechanisms of action, all addictions have the same root behaviors as [...]

Addiction Treatment Can Help Save Your Marriage

It can be devastating when you’ve shared your life with your marriage partner but addiction comes between you. Trust issues seem to instantly arise, with both parties facing distress as the relationship begins to [...]

Marijuana Use at Work is on the Rise

You may not believe it but using marijuana in the workplace has become a growing trend. It’s already been established that plenty of people drink alcohol and use prescription, and other, drugs during office [...]

What to Expect in Inpatient Drug and Alcohol Rehab

You or a loved one may be considering drug or alcohol rehab if you have a history of substance abuse or addiction. While you may feel hesitant, it’s always helpful to be acquainted with [...]

New Pine Tree Recovery Center Facility Brings Addiction Treatment to Portland

WMTW, an ABC-affiliate in Maine, recently heralded the opening of our new addiction treatment and recovery facility in Portland, Maine. Pine Tree Recovery Center has 22 inpatient and detox beds and works with most [...]