Click to get help today!

Category Archives: For The Families

What to Expect When you Stage an Intervention on a Loved One 13 Nov 2017

What to Expect When you Stage an Intervention on a Loved One

Watching a loved one go through addiction or substance abuse can be a very stressful and heart-wrenching endeavor for any family. Luckily, with the rise of more dangerous drugs and higher numbers of addiction rates, there are individuals and teams…

What Drugs Don’t Show up on a Standard Drug Test 17 May 2017

What Drugs Don’t Show up on a Standard Drug Test

Before we get into the meat and potatoes of this topic, I would like to point out that I am writing this blog for informational purposes only, for parents, loved ones, and family members of people who are using. This…

Inpatient Treatment Vs Outpatient: Which is Best for You 24 Mar 2017

Inpatient Treatment Vs Outpatient: Which is Best for You

With the multitude of different treatment options available today, it can sometimes be overwhelming when deciding which is the best fit for you. To the uninitiated, scrolling through the thousands of different web sites dedicated to treatment services usually reveals…

Does Forced Addiction Treatment Work? 16 Mar 2017

Does Forced Addiction Treatment Work?

For the millions of parents and family members out there who love an addict, it can be devastating to watch them destroy themselves and not be able to do anything about it. Loving an addict is isolating, lonely, and frustrating,…

The Advantages of Getting Sober in Miami 24 Feb 2017

The Advantages of Getting Sober in Miami

Picture it, you are sitting on a sandy beach in the warm sun with the waves lapping at your toes. You are with some like-minded friends, and you are happy. You don’t have a drink in your hand, but you’re…

Why You Should Choose Holistic Recovery Centers 15 Feb 2017

Why You Should Choose Holistic Recovery Centers

In the flurry and chaos of today’s treatment center uprising, it can be easy to get lost amid the forests of the thousands of different centers in which to start (or end) your treatment journey. However, quality sobriety comes from a…

Think You Have a Problem? Take Our Addiction Quiz to Learn More 10 Feb 2017

Think You Have a Problem? Take Our Addiction Quiz to Learn More

If you or a loved one has been struggling with a potential drug or alcohol addiction, it may be hard to differentiate the truth from the false. Addiction is a malevolent predator, that promotes secrecy, denial, guilt, shame, and fear….

Harm Reduction Programs 10 Feb 2017

Harm Reduction Programs

Harm reduction programs refer to the organizations around the world that create policies, programs, and practices that aim to reduce the harms associated with the use of possibly fatal or addictive drugs in people unable or unwilling to stop. The…

Codependency and Addiction 27 Jan 2017

Codependency and Addiction

Have you ever heard the phrase, “don’t get into a relationship in your first year”? For many of us, there comes a time during our newfound sober life, where we begin to turn our once beloved comfort of drug and…

What You Can do to Fight the Stigma of Addiction 19 Jan 2017

What You Can do to Fight the Stigma of Addiction

Anyone who has suffered or loves someone who suffers from addiction can tell you that society today can have a pretty skewed perception on what addiction is and why it looks the way it does. People are quick to see…