A look at gender-based assumptions in the world of addiction treatment….that are wrong!
addiction and gender
A deep look into the true harms of alcohol problems…with guidance on its identification and treatment. Learn more about what drinking does to you and then take hope! Alcohol problems have the highest treatment success rate. More here.
When addiction treatment programs end, there is a long period of adaptation that can be stressful to navigate, especially for women. Here, we interview a woman committed to meeting the need for women’s sober homes…more here!
Are you a therapist looking for a practical workbook to help you when working with groups of women? Check out this manual of evidence-based strategies for treating women with substance use disorders. More on why we like it here.
April is alcohol awareness month! More here on the impacts of problem drinking, signs you need help, and what you can do about it.
Yes, addiction affects women differently than men. An exploration of the ways that men and women differ in active addiction and recovery here.