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how shame fuels addiction
How Shame Fuels Addiction
13 November

The addiction treatment community is constantly learning more about how shame fuels addiction; the more we learn, the more we

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EMDR therapy
What is EMDR Therapy – And Can It Help With Addiction?
24 October

Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) offers hope to people who have been deeply affected by one or more traumatic

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Relapse is not the end of recovery
Why Relapse Is Not the End of Recovery
10 October

Most people’s understanding of substance use disorders is clouded by decades of misinformation. We know more about addiction than ever

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Medical Detox is Different for Everyone
Why Drug Detox is Different for Everyone
27 September

Detox is the first step to recovery. People with a substance use disorder often wonder what to expect when taking

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sobriety vs. recovery
More Than Sobriety: How Your Life is Transformed in Recovery
6 September

Sobriety and recovery. While the distinction between the two may be confusing to the general public, anyone who has participated

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Detox FAQ
What to Expect During Detox
23 August

The first phase to overcoming addiction is to address the body’s physical dependence on alcohol or drugs. This is best

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co-occurring disorders
Treating Co-Occurring Mental Health Disorders
5 August

The treatment of addiction is complex enough on its own, but unfortunately, many who struggle with drugs and alcohol must

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Resilience in Recovery
Resilience: Why Difficult Times Make You Mentally Strong
29 July

What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger – that’s the phrase often shared on social media, in the meeting room,

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Intensive Addiction Treatment
Who Needs Intensive Addiction Treatment?
10 July

Addiction recovery is not a one-size-fits-all experience. Depending on certain factors, such as length and intensity of substance use, some

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Opioids After Surgery
New Study: Opioids Not Necessary for Surgical Recovery
21 June

America’s opioid epidemic is fueled by the rampant overprescription of painkillers, stemming from fraudulent claims that the medications wouldn’t be

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