DETOX SYMPTOMS AND HOW TO MANAGE THEM

One of the first steps on your path to recovery is to detox. During this time, drugs and alcohol are completely removed from your system. While the symptoms of detox often subside in one to two weeks, the intensity and duration can vary greatly depending on the amount...
5 THINGS TO DO WHEN YOU RELAPSE

5 THINGS TO DO WHEN YOU RELAPSE

Recovering from addiction is one of the hardest things a person can do. It takes constant commitment and dedication as well as an awareness of your personal triggers and weaknesses. Balancing your inward commitment to recovery with outward pressures and strains can...

WHY YOU NEED A COUNSELOR AS YOU RECOVER

A solid foundation of support is one of the most crucial components of the recovery process. As you work through your addiction and towards your future as a stronger and healthier individual, your support group of friends, relatives, and fellow survivors become the...

SIGNS OF TEEN DRUG ABUSE

Adolescence can be a particularly difficult time. Changing social circles couple with hormonal changes and an exciting, but uncertain future to form one of the most stressful periods in a young person’s life. Teens in this period of their life are particularly...