The Trauma-Addiction Interaction By Dr. Sara Aharon, psychologist The impact of psychological trauma on mental health has been under-estimated. Clinical experience and a growing body of research is…

Print Print PDF By Jennifer Lezcano How do you balance your job and new responsibilities towards recovery? If you have just completed an inpatient substance abuse treatment program…

Print Print PDF By Lana Robson I always refer to the question, “Who or what do you have control over?”  The answer is – you.  At the end…

Print Print PDF By Jennifer Lezcano How do you get someone who is so immersed in their addiction to listen up and realize that they need treatment? There…

Print Print PDF By Alessandro Perri Narratives surrounding professional sport often make stories about performance-enhancing drugs as common a spectacle as the sports themselves. As the story often goes, pressure…

By Melissa De Zilva While the signs of a process addiction aren’t much different from those of a substance use disorder, there are some key variations that are…

Print Print PDF By Bradley Kushner, Contributing Writer Picture if you will, flashing screens, loud noises, focused faces and a crowd gathered to watch high stakes games; games…

By Jennifer Lezcano The holidays can be a stressful season for many of us, especially when old family traditions still exist and you have started to develop new…

Recovery tips and help for families By Linda Bell Living with an active addict can be full of pain, disappointment, anger, regrets and sadness. The alcohol, drugs, gambling…