12 Step Addiction Recovery Program

Relapse Prevention – Dealing With Highly Triggered Areas: Concerts

One of the biggest concerns that newly sober addicts of every age face is whether or not they’ll be able to have real, authentic fun in addiction recovery. This concern is especially common [...]

How to Tell Your Parents You Are in Addiction Recovery

If you struggled with active addiction and still lived with your parents, the chances are that they knew. It’s very difficult to hide the symptoms of addiction from anyone you spend a good [...]

How To Stay Sober and Committed to Your Recovery

The commitment to sobriety is one of the biggest commitments that you will ever make - and really, it is a commitment to self. To self-betterment, to pushing forward despite adversity, to making [...]

The Alcoholism Test – How to Test Yourself or a Loved One for Alcoholism

8 Signs that You or a Loved One is an Alcoholic Everybody drinks, right? For young adults, drinking to excess seems almost like a rite of passage. You’re expected to get [...]

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 [...]

Drug Use During Pregnancy

Born With a Drug Habit One of the results of having a drug addiction and living in a community with others who share your addiction, is that a higher percentage of community members will [...]

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 [...]