February 24, 2021

Choosing the Best Rehab in Virginia

Choosing the Best Rehab in Virginia You’ve decided to seek rehab in Virginia. That’s great! Making the decision to get help isn’t always an easy one.  […]
February 19, 2021

Does Anthem BCBS Cover Drug Rehab?

Does Anthem BCBS Cover Drug Rehab? People across the United States seek treatment for addiction at rehab facilities. After a person comes to the realization that […]
February 10, 2021

All About Acudetox: What It Is and How It Treats Addictions

Acudetox is the use of acupuncture as a medical treatment. Acudetox is unlike any other treatment in its ability to heal the mind and the body, bringing the two together in harmony. Read on if you’re interested in learning more about the many benefits of using acudetox for addiction treatment.
January 15, 2021

Enabling the Addict: Understanding the Role of Codependency

When there is a call to Bridging the Gaps, for help for an addicted person, who do you think does the reaching out? Sometimes it is the person themselves, the addict or alcoholic. More often, it is a family member or close friend of the person in trouble.
December 30, 2020

Having had a Spiritual Awakening as a Result of These Steps

n the first 8 years of my recovery, each year at New Year’s eve, not drinking, I would spend the time after the sober New Year’s Eve dance (yes, it is possible to have fun sober!), sitting with my journal and mindfully listing the goals I had in mind for the upcoming year.
December 22, 2020

7 Tips to Navigate Early Recovery During the Holidays

Navigating early recovery during the holidays can be a challenge. You may need to change some of your traditions, and emotions may run extra high.
December 15, 2020

Gold Standard of Treatment: 3-Year CARF Accreditation

For three days in October we had two qualified professionals reviewing our program. Through that process they are able to identify areas for our organization to grow. They help us look at our organization through an objective lens so that we can become a stronger organization. In addition the identify our strengths so that we can bolster them.
December 2, 2020

Keeping Recovery First During the Pandemic by Joining Online 12 step Meetings

2020 has been quite an unexpectedly difficult year for everyone. For those of us who are in recovery from alcoholism and drug addiction, COVID has caused an even greater challenge.