How to Help a Recovering Addict Stay Sober After Treatment

Substance addiction, whether it’s drug-, chemical- or alcohol-related, can have devastating consequences on an individual and their family and friends. If your loved one has gone through the important step of acceptance, sought help and has begun their recovery, then they’re on track to leading a healthy, happy life once …

Understanding the Impact Your Addiction Has on Your Children

Did you know? Though addiction is a personal struggle, it also affects the loved ones of addicts in profound ways. Children are your closest family members. Therefore, even though you may try to minimize the impact of your illness on them, they’re the people who absorb it the most. Nearly …

What is Rehab Like? A Typical Day in a Drug or Alcohol Treatment Center

Addiction is not something to take lightly. Every day, it changes the lives of people who’ve become depended on drugs or alcohol. It not only affects them but the people closest to them. Does this sound like you or someone you know? Beating an addiction is no cakewalk. It takes …