More About Addiction

July 27, 2020

Ever Say to Yourself, “I’ll Get Sober on Monday?”

It’s easy to say that you are ready to change, and so tempting to make your quit date tomorrow. Even better is to push your quit date until after the weekend – after the bender. You tell yourself you will use this one last time. And since it’s going to be the last time, then you should really get the most out of it. You promise yourself that this is it – the last time.
May 5, 2019

May is Mental Health Month

More than 43 million adults in America and one in 25 young people suffer from a mental health disorder every year. The challenges they face range […]
January 22, 2019

National Drug & Alcohol Fact Week- Supporting facts and shattering myths

It is National Drug & Alcohol Facts Week, and with that theme we wanted to address a myth while bringing attention to the disparity of addiction. […]
March 5, 2018

Eating Disorders and the Dual Diagnosis as it Relates to Addiction

When many individuals come into treatment for substance abuse, it’s common for a secondary diagnosis (or dual diagnosis) to present after detox. For some individuals dual […]
February 27, 2018

Seasonal Affective Disorder and Addiction | The link that research has found

Have you ever experienced the blues during the winter? At times the short, colder days can have a significant impact on our moods and daily lives. This […]
January 25, 2018
Addiction Myths vs Facts

Addiction Myths: Separating Myth From Fact

Addiction Myths Clarified It is National Drug and Alcohol Fact Week! This educational week acknowledges information as it relates drugs and alcohol. We thought this would […]
June 8, 2017

Teen Marijuana Use Linked to Other Illegal Drug Abuse

There has been much debate in recent years as to whether or not marijuana is a “gateway” drug – a drug that paves the way to […]
May 19, 2017

Running on Fumes: A Decidedly Non-Glamorous Drug Poses Real Risks

It doesn’t get the high-profile media attention that the opiate epidemic has, and it’s not the drug of choice among the club and party set (at […]