How to Help Someone Going Through a Mental Health Crisis

Emotional pain is a part of being human -if we live long enough we will all go through some heartbreak and sadness. Because we understand the experience of pain we can find it very difficult to stand by when someone else is suffering. We wish for a magic wand that …

Are You Enabling an Addict? 5 Things to Avoid

Are You Enabling an Addict? 5 Things to Avoid Just as it can be easy to fall into the cycle of addiction, many fall into the cycle of enabling an addict who is a friend or loved one. Here’s how to help. Keyword(s): enabling an addict In the past month …

What Top Drug And Alcohol Recovery Centers Offer

What Top Drug And Alcohol Recovery Centers Offer —by Samantha Gomez When it comes to looking for a drug and alcohol recovery program, it is often difficult to start. There are the basic measures to put in place at home when helping a loved one who is suffering with addiction, …

8 Steps To Remember When Caring For An Addict

8 Steps To Remember When Caring For An Addict —by Samantha Gomez   It may seem discouraging as you try to support your loved one on their journey to recovery from addiction, but it doesn’t necessarily have to be too difficult.  Take a breath and read through these helpful tips …

The Difference Between Inpatient And Outpatient Addiction Treatment Services

The Difference Between Inpatient And Outpatient Addiction Treatment Services —Samantha Gomez   When dealing with addiction, the time will come when a decision will have to be made on treatment. Which treatment is best? There are two typical forms of treatment, inpatient and outpatient, and each service caters to the individual …

Alcoholism and Alcohol Abuse: Signs, Symptoms, and Help for …

Alcoholism and Alcohol Abuse: Signs, Symptoms, and Help for … http://www.helpguide.org/articles/addiction/alcoholism-and-alcohol-abuse.htm Do you or someone you know have a drinking problem? Explore the warning signs and how to get help for alcoholism and alcohol abuse. Scientists discover specific brain cells responsible for … http://www.rt.com/news/Although alcoholism is a common disease that …