Tag Archives: addiction

  • Monday, September 11th, 2017

    The Best Outpatient Program

    When there are thousands of choices, which one is best? Many families that call us have so many questions about drug treatment programs simply because most of us never...
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  • Addiction Doesn’t Happen In A Bubble
    Saturday, August 26th, 2017

    Addiction Doesn’t Happen In A Bubble

    Addiction doesn’t happen in a bubble. Why should your recovery? If you’re considering a substance abuse recovery program, you probably realize that there are a multitude of programs, facility...
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  • Are You Addicted to Your Smart Phone?
    Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017

    Are You Addicted to Your Smart Phone?

    Our last blog, “Is a Life Without Boredom Healthy?” talked about the distinct lack of boredom in this technology-filled society, and how that boredom may be beneficial to your...
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  • The Truth About Reality
    Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

    The Truth About Reality

    Sunday was a perfect beach day. The sky was clear and blue, the gentle breeze kept the sun from being overbearing, and the Gulf waters had perfect ribbons of...
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  • White House Considers Drug Control Strategy
    Thursday, August 10th, 2017

    White House Considers Drug Control Strategy

    One in three. That’s the number of Americans the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) estimates used prescription opioids in 2015. Overdose deaths from heroin and other opioids topped...
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  • Giving Good Advice
    Thursday, August 3rd, 2017

    Giving Good Advice

    I have three kids, and the good advice seems to pour forth some days like a leaky faucet. Some days my children willingly acquiesce, but other days, there’s resistance....
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  • Understanding Urges Through Mindfulness
    Monday, July 3rd, 2017

    Understanding Urges Through Mindfulness

    The newest buzzword in addiction recovery is “mindfulness”. Addiction recovery specialists are finally noticing what people have known for centuries, that the practice of mindfulness is helpful to everyone,...
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