Resources

October 29, 2018

Sober, local fun during the holiday months| Winchester VA

When the holidays can seem boring, look again The holidays can be a challenging time for those in recovery. With festivities illuminating fun with drinking and […]
January 3, 2018

The Opioid Epidemic: A Crippling Crisis Breaking The News

The opioid epidemic is at an all-time high for the United States. Many lives are suffering from the crippling grasp of addiction and overdose deaths are […]
December 21, 2017

Wishing you safe and sober holidays

While the holiday season is among us, it can be a difficult time of year, especially when celebrations are often socialized with drinking and other risky […]
December 13, 2017

Using Spirituality to Move Forward From Addiction

By: Sally Writes Addiction and substance abuse can be very much a solitary experience. Everyone experiences addiction in different ways. The symptoms may be similar, but […]
November 21, 2017

Addiction: The Conscious and Subconscious Mind Part 2

To read Part 1… Continuing Our Study of the Mind and Addiction As we are continuing our study on addiction and the mind, we are now […]
July 1, 2016

Boozing and Brain Function: New Concerns about Alcohol Related Brain Damage

While full-blown “wet brain” – the rather crude layman’s term once commonly used to describe significant cognitive impairment associated with chronic alcohol abuse – is now […]
June 1, 2016

What about the White Stuff? Cocaine Use in U.S. Down by Half

With all of the attention being paid to the opiate crisis crippling the U.S., it’s easy to have missed what  has amounted to a seismic shift […]
April 20, 2016

Troubling Shortage of Addiction Counselors Highlighted by New Demands on System (Part 2)

Catch up with Part 1 A Low Pay, High Stress Gig As individuals in the treatment community well know, counseling positions can be incredibly rewarding – […]