Crisis Intervention and Family Involvement

What is Dual Diagnosis For Addiction Treatment?

Addiction and mental health concerns go hand-in-hand. Both directly affect the brain, and both can lead to a variety of similarly disruptive and difficult-to-manage symptoms. They are also closely linked by cause and [...]

The Best Non-Narcotic and Non-Addictive Treatments for Bipolar Disorder

What is Bipolar Disorder? Bipolar disorder is a serious mental health disorder that is characterized by significant shifts in energy levels and mood, and an inability to easily carry out daily tasks [...]

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 [...]

How to Tell If Your Parent is Abusing Alcohol

Alcohol abuse doesn’t just affect the person who is struggling with the disorder, but it deeply affects the entire family as a whole. There are few things as difficult as watching someone you [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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, [...]