Addiction Therapy: Opening Up To An alcohol Addiction Center

Addiction Therapy: When You’ve Been Suffering In Silence For Years Most people get a little nervous at the mention of therapy. It’s only natural to want to put four walls up around you and not let anyone in. Even the most confident, relaxed individuals have trouble opening up sometimes. In addiction therapy the therapists have… Continue reading Addiction Therapy: Opening Up To An alcohol Addiction Center

Center For Addiction Treatment: Opening Up In Alcohol Addiction Therapy

Center For Addiction Treatment: When Help Means Having To Ask For It Your family has been trying for years to get you to enter a center for addiction treatment and every time you’ve said no. Now you feel like you need help and it seems like everyone has given up. Instead of continue down your… Continue reading Center For Addiction Treatment: Opening Up In Alcohol Addiction Therapy

Drug Addiction Center: Feeling Good With Home Living Sober

Drug Addiction Center: When You Need More Time A regular stint at a drug addiction center lasts thirty days. Sometimes a rehab will suggest or a judge will demand that you check in for ninety days. If you don’t want to check in for that long then you might want to consider outpatient therapy. If… Continue reading Drug Addiction Center: Feeling Good With Home Living Sober

Health Consequences of Teen Drug Addiction

Teenagers can be naïve about many things, and one area that this is most obvious is in their belief that they are indestructible.  They don’t recognize that their behavior has consequences, and that some of those consequences can be to their health, or even their very life. Using drugs and alcohol tends to be one… Continue reading Health Consequences of Teen Drug Addiction

Addiction Therapy: When Your Husband Checks Out Of An Alcohol Addiction Center

Addiction Therapy: Some Addicts Have Trouble Opening Up It’s normal for an addict who has made a career out of hiding their addiction problem to their family and friends to have trouble opening up about it in addiction therapy. An addict can want to talk. They can want to say what’s on their mind but… Continue reading Addiction Therapy: When Your Husband Checks Out Of An Alcohol Addiction Center

Center For Addiction Treatment: Moving Into A Home Living Sober

Center For Addiction Treatment: How To Know It’s Time To Get Help? Sometimes just thinking that you should reach out to a center for addiction treatment is a sign something isn’t right. People that have problems with drugs or alcohol and are sick of having problems with drugs or alcohol a lot of times check… Continue reading Center For Addiction Treatment: Moving Into A Home Living Sober

Is It Okay to Snoop on Your Teenager?

If you are the parent of a teenager who you suspect may be using drugs or alcohol, is it okay for you to snoop into your child’s bedroom and personal belongings?  Just asking the question can be controversial, and the answer will vary depending on the respondent. It is only natural that the parent might… Continue reading Is It Okay to Snoop on Your Teenager?

Drug Addiction Center: Where To Go For Alcohol Addiction Rehabilitation

Drug Addiction Center: When Everyone Sees It But You When everyone but you sees that you have a problem it can be alarming. Some addicts really don’t see themselves as addicts. They think because they are able to hold down a job and show up for the important events that take place in their families’… Continue reading Drug Addiction Center: Where To Go For Alcohol Addiction Rehabilitation

How to Recognize Signs of Teen Drug Addiction

On the surface you might think that it is easy to recognize a teenager who abuses drugs.  If you believe only in the stereotype of the drug addict as portrayed on television, you would likely miss many of the symptoms that are common in teenagers. However, as any adult can tell you, the teenage years… Continue reading How to Recognize Signs of Teen Drug Addiction

Is Marijuana a Stepping Stone Drug?

There is a lot of debate out there about whether or not marijuana is a stepping stone drug. If you haven’t heard of this term before, a “stepping stone drug” leads to the use or abuse of other harder drugs. This is also often referred to as a “gateway drug.” The truth is that often… Continue reading Is Marijuana a Stepping Stone Drug?