Do Pain Medications Pose a Danger to Athletes?

Do Pain Medications Pose a Danger to Athletes?

From high school athletes to professional athletes, sports can lead to pain medication, which poses a danger of addiction. Pain medications are not the only danger to athletes; however, there are also enhancement drugs such as steroids.  High school and college...
5 Reasons Sober Living is the Best Choice in Life

5 Reasons Sober Living is the Best Choice in Life

You may be considering entering recovery and wondering how living sober will change your life. Well, we have put together five reasons why sober living is the best choice in life.  These reasons can also help you maintain your sobriety. When you think you may...
PTSD and Problems with Alcohol Abuse

PTSD and Problems with Alcohol Abuse

People with PTSD often use alcohol to numb the pain, try to quiet the memories and hurt. This leads to a situation where PTSD and Alcohol abuse co-exist. When a person decides to go to recovery for alcohol, it is not as simple as treating alcohol addiction. PTSD also...
Tips to Keep You Reaching for Recovery

Tips to Keep You Reaching for Recovery

In the early days of recovery, most people have an abundance of motivation; it is after they leave the recovery center that motivation can slack off. We have put together tips for you to help you keep reaching for recovery.  4 Tips to stay motivated for long term...
7 Therapy Topics for Discussion in Group

7 Therapy Topics for Discussion in Group

Group therapy has been shown to help with many conditions, including mental health and addiction. If you are new to recovery, group therapy is a useful tool that can help you understand your triggers and help you know what it is like to be in someone else’s shoes....
The Opioid Crisis in America: Truth versus Myths

The Opioid Crisis in America: Truth versus Myths

We hear about the opioid crisis in America all the time. The news continually gives negative headlines when it comes to opioids, the more sensational, the better. But, do you know the truth versus the myths of the opioid crisis? Let’s take a look at the truth versus...