How to Deal with Substance Abuse and Domestic Violence

How to Deal with Substance Abuse and Domestic Violence

Not all addicts are violent, and not all domestic abusers are addicts, but there are some who fall into addiction and domestic violence. The statistics say 40% to 60% fall into both categories. For the spouse of the addict and abuser, it can be overwhelming. For the...
Myths of the Functioning Alcoholic

Myths of the Functioning Alcoholic

Functioning alcoholics, what does that mean? Is there such a thing?  People who drink but are meeting their obligations at work, school, or home are often considered functioning alcoholics. Compared to the stereotyped down in the gutter, sloppy drunk who has his booze...

Drug And Alcohol Treatment Escape For Lohan?

Lindsay Lohan has been in and out of drug and alcohol treatment programs for years now. Reports came out earlier today that she switched programs following Oxycontin being introduced into the facility at Betty Ford by another patient’s visitor. That drug was then...