Can old friends be good sober friends? Sometimes! Learn which friendships are toxic and should be avoided; and which ones you should nurture and can help your recovery. More here.
What is the main benefit of using Art Therapy as a tool in addiction treatment and recovery? Reiki Master and spiritual healer Havi Mandell, Ph.D., LCSW speaks about the effectiveness of implementing art in recovery. Learn more here.
How can we cope with betrayal in addiction recovery? Words of wisdom from Dr. Louise Stanger.
An opinion piece on the dangers of plea bargains and early release of drug traffickers from retired DEA Special Agent and drug diversion expert, Warren Rivera.
Dealing with an addiction problem and looking for help? Check out this book review and learn more about the practice of praying and the way it can help you regain hope and love during your addiction recovery.
Practical suggestions for keeping your feet on the ground in recovery from addiction.
What are the physical, emotional and social challenges in the treatment of opioid dependence? Clare Waismann explains major issues in treating the growing population in this article. Plus, she addresses what factor effective treatments for opioid dependence need to address. More insight here.
5+ reasons why you might consider leaving your home country to attend a Destination Rehab. Think out-of-the-box!
In this article, Dr. Walton discusses the role families play in the maintenance and treatment of addiction. Yes, our family systems can PERPETUATE addiction! More information here.
Long-term use or illicit abuse of oxycodone can impact your psychological and physiological well-being. Some negative effects include dependency, feeling high, occurrence or worsening of anxiety and/or depression. Learn about the unwanted consequences of Oxy in our detailed infographic, here.
A guide on what to expect during heroin rehab here.