Are you related to or in love with an addict? Perhaps you share some of these thoughts, desires, and wishes. A list of wishes from someone who has been there.
The more you learn about and understand addiction, the easier it becomes to forgive. Learn how and why forgiveness helps you, as well as practical tips for letting go of the past.
Top 10 popular approaches in harm reduction for opiates. Also, a description of the harms of opiate and opioid use taken from the book, “Harm Reduction: Pragmatic Strategies for Managing High Risk Behaviors”. Your opiate harm reduction questions are welcomed at the end.
Enabling behaviors make it easier for addicts to continue to be addicted. Learn the Top 10 enabling behavior examples to prevent or stop enabling from happening.
college binge drinking is endemic to the college experience. In fact, 40% of college students report binge drinking during the college years. Top 10 facts on college binge drinking here
Top 10 relapse prevention strategies. We review the most effective strategies for preventing relapse into drug, alcohol or behavioral addictions. Guest writer Henry Steinberger, Ph.D., the author of the SMART Recovery® Handbook, joins us here.
What contingency management interventions are most common? And most effective? More about using vouchers, gift cards, and cash in drug addiction treatment to improve outcomes here.
Most people who smoke start around or before age 18. Top 10 reasons people start smoking (based on research!) here.
Are you addicted to Facebook? Check out these signs of addiction to evaluate your Facebook use.
For people in need of urgent help with drug or alcohol problems, we offer the top 10 telephone hotlines.