Grieving an Overdose Death: Who Am I Now? The Transformative Power of GriefOctober 7th, 2017 1
There are three parts to the serenity prayer. We break it down in terms that you can understand and let you know how a request for serenity, courage, and wisdom can change your life.
Sexual addiction affects Christian men, women and families. Learn from an addiction specialist the three things you can do to get Christian help for sexual addiction here.
Looking for up to date statistics? We list government, industry and non-profit sites which give you the most recent statistics related to gaming and gambling addiction.
Upgrade your drug terminology here. A list of top 200 street names for heroin. For use by educators, addiction prevention and treatment professionals, as well as family counselors and parents. Know street names for heroin before it can make its way into your home, school or place of work.
Basic anatomy lesson that describes what happens if you snort Vicodin. How it enters the body and what it does. A list of what happens when you snort Vicodin here.
There are three (3) things that you should know if you have an alcoholic parent. Click here to read about them.
Dopamine in the brain is thought to reinforce the cycle of addiction. But how is dopamine related to addiction relapse? More on environmental cues in the mind of an addict here
The tendency for addicts new to recovery is to minimize the relapse prevention plan, leaving residential treatment with the attitude that they are going to somehow 'will' themselves to success. Learn why 12 step relapse prevention techniques CAN and DO help prevent relapse here.
Yes, methadone can cause excessive sweating. Dr. Burson explains how to treat excessive sweating caused by methadone here.
From his memoir of heroin addiction, Richie Farrell describes the last moments of a planned heroin overdose. A brief look at what happens during a heroin overdose, and a dying man's thoughts about the events which drove him to heroin.
Addiction does not arise in isolation. But how can you apply family focused treatment to addiction? Learn how therapists use family dynamics and GENOGRAM diagrams to help addicts break the addiction cycle.