Chronic Pain and Substance Abuse
Chronic Pain and Substance Abuse

Chronic Pain and Substance Abuse Chronic pain, defined as any pain that lasts longer than 12 weeks, affects about 100 million Americans and is the most common reason people go…

Is There a Link Between Childhood and Addiction?
Is There a Link Between Childhood and Addiction?

Is There a Link Between Childhood and Addiction? What occurs during the first several years of our lives has a tremendous impact on the remaining decades of it. Unfortunately, not…

How Journaling Assists in Holistic Treatment for Addiction
How Journaling Assists in Holistic Treatment for Addiction

How Journaling Assists in Holistic Treatment for Addiction Journaling is more than just a hobby. It can be a powerful, purposeful way to understand yourself, your thoughts, and your emotions.…

Why Do Rehabs Offer Yoga?
Why Do Rehabs Offer Yoga?

Rehabs Offer Yoga for Recovery Alcoholics Anonymous, with its 12-step recovery program, has helped people with addiction since the mid-1930s. Today, it continues to help those who suffer from alcohol…

Ethics in Addiction Treatment
Ethics in Addiction Treatment

Ethics in Addiction Treatment are More Important Than Ever Every year, more than 44,000 people die due to drug overdoses across the United States. In light of the ongoing–and worsening–opioid…

Aspects of Holistic Addiction Treatment Scottsdale
Aspects of Holistic Addiction Treatment Scottsdale

Aspects of Holistic Addiction Treatment Scottsdale Active addiction doesn’t just affect your physical health. As anyone who has struggled with an addiction to drugs or alcohol can attest, its effects…

7 Tips for Picking an Addiction Treatment Center
7 Tips for Picking an Addiction Treatment Center

Tips for Picking an Addiction Treatment Center When an addict admits that a problem exists, the first step in recovery is getting help. There are a number of facilities that…

Treating Addiction and Depression
Treating Addiction and Depression

Dual Diagnosis: Treating Addiction and Depression Addiction is a growing threat that destroys lives and causes a range of problems nobody can ignore. If we want to address the issue…

Traits of High-Functioning Addiction
Traits of High-Functioning Addiction

Traits of the High-Functioning Addict While most people know the signs of addiction and can spot them with enough time, a person with high-functioning addiction can go through life undetected…

Prescription Drug Abuse for People Over 50
Prescription Drug Abuse for People Over 50

Is Prescription Drug Abuse Really a “Thing” For People Over 50? When most people think of drug abuse, they likely picture the abuse of illegal substances, by a person in…