Taking random plants to get high can lead to hallucinations, psychosis, or organ failure. This article reviews the Top 10 common, legal plants that people try … and their risks
You should never detox from alcohol, benzos, or opioids on your own. This article from expert drug and alcohol counselor, Amy Sedgwick, explains why.
Alcohol can cause damage to the liver. Lifestyle change can reverse possible damage…and can help improve outcomes. A brief review of how drinking is related to cancner, cirrhosis, and liver disease here.
A look at some recent research into the connection between autism and addiction. Plus, a look into sensory-based treatments that might just help our clients in suprising and wonderful ways.
A detailed review of crystal methamphetamine addiction, what causes it, and ways to address it. More here.
A how to guide for discussing substance use disorders and going to rehab with your boss. Signs of a problem…plus tips on how to have The Big Talk. More here.
It is not an easy task to discuss a sensitive subject such as addiction with your boss. How do you start the conversation? Read here how you can safely present the news about your drug addiction problem to your employer.
Do you have a video game problem? Here, we look at how gaming disorder is diagnosed as per the new guidelines published by the World Health Organization. More on how to identify gaming addiction in this guest blog article from clinical therapist, Obi Unaka.
A brief but comprehensive look at what we know about genetic predisposition for addiction. Plus, four (4) ways anyone can avoid drug or alcohol problems – even if it’s in your genes!
A look at the applications, requirements, and best practices of telehealth in the treatment of chemical addictions.