A look into the connection and linkages between substance use disorder and mental illness…plus the call for proper diagnosis and treatment. From expect Contributor, Dr. Jeff Nalin, Psy.D.
In reality, life after treatment is when a person’s addiction recovery genuinely begins. Innovative ideas on how to plan for treatment discharge here.
Dealing with addiction and stress burnout complicates recovery, so it’s critical to put your own needs first by engaging in consistent self care. Sound Healing helps you reduce and minimize the chronic stressors in your life that can lead to burnout. More here.
Discover how and why people abuse ecstasy. Then, get familiar with the red flags that signal ecstasy abuse, and ways to address the problem.
Can Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR) be successfully utilized as a part of addiction treatment? We think it shows promise. For more, read here.
Are you considering rehab? Find out if you're ready and learn what to expect when you enter a rehab facility here.
Although Vicodin is effective in relieving pain, people may easily become addicted to it. View visually the effects this opiate has on each part of your body...and the route of its metabolism here.
An exploration into nutrition and addiction recovery. Plus, a list of foods you SHOULD eat or should AVOID eating during the recovery process. Read our suggestions and find out more about health lifestyle changes in recovery here.
A look at healthy teen behaviors vs. unhealthy…and just how video gaming, late nights up, and rebellion MAY NOT be associated to addiction as strongly as we once thought. Plus, a call to parents to “flip your focus” and the 3 keys to developing character that every teen needs.
Yes, vaping can damage developing bodies. More here on the recent discoveries, the differences between cigarettes and vapes…as well as steps parents can take to talk with their teens openly about vaping.
It can be very difficult to quit cocaine, especially when you are face-to-face with cravings. But if you’re dealing with cocaine abuse issues and thinking about quitting…there is no better time than NOW! We’ll help guide you on what you can expect. More in this article on HOW TO and HOW NOT TO quit cocaine … with a section at the end for your questions.