Is your family in need of addiction intervention services? Do you know how to prepare for an intervention or know what to expect? Important information about options for families faced with addiction in this interview with expert interventionist, Louise Stanger. More here.
What do Kevin Durant, LeBron James, and I have in Common? I guess you might say “PIVOT” is the name of the game. While the NBA Championship is over and teams are busy resting, recuperating and figuring out who and what the next best strategy will be, my assumption is all the positions in this […]
Coming to terms with your identity can be a difficult and painful path…but one that leads to freedom and joy. If you are gay and struggling with substance use, this personal experience can help encourage you to live in your truth.
Yes, vaping can damage developing bodies. More here on the recent discoveries, the differences between cigarettes and vapes…as well as steps parents can take to talk with their teens openly about vaping.
A look at daily practices and strategies for managing the stress that comes with having a family member addicted to drugs or alcohol. From expert interventionist, Dr. Louise Stanger, Ed.D.
More on the relationship between painkillers and the brain.
What types of interventions currently exist for drug and alcohol problems? A look into the theories and models used today…with a section for your questions at the end.
In this article, you’ll learn what addiction is. Then, we’ll look at what NOT to do…bail out your loved ones. Finally, I’ll guide you through the 7C’s of change. More here on how to really help a loved one. From over 30+ years of clinical experience in the field.
A look at what’s in purple drank, what it does to your body, and how you can tell someone is drinking it. For teens, parents, coaches, managers, and anyone who hopes the best for their loved ones.
Behavioral healthcare professionals: An article that explains WHEN and WHY working with a certified interventionist can help your client(s).