Your Guide to Inpatient Rehab

2019-03-18T21:24:41+00:00March 18th, 2019|

What is Inpatient Rehab? Inpatient drug rehab is a type of drug and alcohol addiction treatment. There are several ways to get treatment for drug and alcohol addiction. One of the best methods of treatment is inpatient rehab. Through inpatient

  • help for an addict

What to Know About Finding Help for an Addict

2019-03-18T20:54:05+00:00March 12th, 2019|

If a loved one in your life seems to be battling a substance addiction, there are some substantial questions you’re likely considering. Is this person fully addicted? Will he or she be alright? Is there anything I should be doing

  • when your spouse enters rehab

How to Cope When Your Spouse Enters Rehab

2019-03-18T21:26:52+00:00February 4th, 2019|

Seeking treatment for addiction can seem like a hard decision when it happens to family and friends, but how do you deal when it is your spouse who is entering rehab? It can be hard to unpack all of the

  • relapse prevention

Relapse Prevention: 7 Common Triggers & How To Avoid Them

2019-02-20T21:47:11+00:00January 30th, 2019|

Recovering addicts are at extremely high risk for relapse because it is so difficult to fight ingrained behaviors, as well as physical, mental, and emotional addiction to substances.  According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), those in addiction

  • study drugs

Students Who Use ‘Study Drugs’: What Are the Dangers?

2019-02-20T21:43:57+00:00January 30th, 2019|

As the pressure on students to excel scholastically from kindergarten through grad school has dramatically risen over the past few decades, the abuse of study drugs has increased proportionately. Not only does this misuse of drugs meant to treat ADHD

  • alcoholism

The Different Stages of Alcoholism

2019-02-22T00:10:33+00:00January 30th, 2019|

There are different ideas about how many stages of alcoholism exist, but it is generally agreed that this common addictive behavior can be broken down into about four stages, which could be loosely classified as: Habit, including occasional abuse such

What is the Link Between Trauma and Addiction?

2019-02-22T00:08:36+00:00January 28th, 2019|

Addiction is one of the most difficult disorders to understand. People blame it on everything from a lack of morals to heredity, thrill-seeking to escape reality, immaturity, selfishness – the list is nearly endless because it’s human nature to want