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.
Six (6) daily practices that can help you get your stress under control.
More on the relationship between painkillers and the brain.
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).
Addiction Interventionists! Are you inadvertently breaking confidentiality by posting online? Some suggestions for making sure you post to social media in a responsible way here.
Is There Ever Too Much Exercise? An Intro to The Adonis Complex & Orthorexia Nervosa.