Reasons to Wait to Have a Relationship in Sobriety

Sobriety at times can seem lonely even though you are often surrounded by your recovery peeps. The recommendation in recovery is to not make any big changes in your first year of sobriety that can disrupt your chances at staying sober, including getting into a new relationship.

Are you a Double Winner?

Someone with an addiction will at some point will have somebody in their life that enables their behavior. Many times, the sole purpose of enabling addictive behavior is to try and keep someone from harming themselves or others.

What You Should Know About Ritalin Abuse

A user of Ritalin may have started using the prescription medicine as a child when they were diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) or might have maintained an distinctively high level of activity.

What Does Being Terminally Unique Reveal About You?

Having an addiction or a mental illness can make it appear that you are dissimilar to others by making you feel dejected from the people around you.

Why is Recovery So Overwhelming?

You may have just become sober and already want to throw in the towel. Do not fret about feeling this way.

4 Behaviors that Occur During the Cycle of Addiction

Although addiction is different for everyone, there are some distinctive behaviors that happen when people abuse drugs and alcohol.

What is Sub-Acute Detox?

For someone to get off drugs and alcohol there is typically a detoxification that the body must go through to be rid of mind-altering substances that can set off withdrawal symptoms.

What Type of Therapy is Right for You?

What Type of Therapy is Right for You?

So you're in need of some perspective and safety right now. Recognizing your needs is a significant step, so kudos for reaching out for assistance. This article is here to help you find the right kind of therapy, even though it might be hard.

Why Recovery is the Antidote for Addiction

Why Recovery is the Antidote for Addiction

Since drugs and alcohol are pure poison to the body and often cause addiction, the only antidote that has been shown to counteract the poison of addiction is recovery in all its glory.

Are Hydromorphone Vending Machines the Answer to the Opioid Crisis?

Finding a solution to the opioid crisis is one of the most important issues that are on the minds of people across the world.

Ways Dialectical Behavior Therapy Works in Recovery

Ways Dialectical Behavior Therapy Works in Recovery

Originally, DBT started off as a way to treat borderline personality disorder. The effects worked so well that the treatment was extended to patients with other disorders that needed to learn life skills for pain management, such as depression, eating disorders, bipolar disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, and substance abuse.

Ways to Spring into Action With Recovery

Ways to Spring into Action With Recovery

When you can feel the sun's rays on your skin, instant regeneration may occur. As the weather warms up and trees and flowers blossom, it's the ideal time to get back into the swing of things after chilly winter months.