By Jessica Kantor The Power of Unplugging Imagine a day without distractions. Or rather, imagine a day where distractions empowered you instead of throwing you off course. Imagine a day where you get to experience breathing in a new way. A day where every taste, touch, sound can be not only a reminder of yourself […]
addiction and society
A call to treat people where they are at. Are you ready to look at addiction from another angle? How Step 1 can influence the way that we view the disease model of addiction. Plus, more thoughts here.
Silence is deadly. If you or a veteran you know is struggling with drugs or alcohol, reach out for help!
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.
The opioid and opiate epidemic is taking lives at an alarming rate. How can those mourning a loss cope? Suggestions here.
A look at why we should consider rehabilitation for drug users. Addiction treatment works!
A look at the changing topography of the American political landscape regarding drug sentencing and access to care.
Are you using drugs for pain or heartache? You are not alone. Here, we look at the social stigma of using drugs in order to self-medicate the problems that lie beneath the surface. Then, we invite your questions or comments at the end.
Can social media help addicts and alcoholics in recovery? INTERVIEW with the Virginia Tech Carilion Research InstituteOctober 2nd, 2015
Is social networking a viable tool in addiction recovery? We’re not sure yet. A Q&A with the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute on how social connectedness might work for people in recovery. And how YOU can help! More here.
How can addicts or their loved ones understand addiction and start the path to recovery? Tips and pointers from motivational speaker, Allan Kehler, here.