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....
Exploring the Reasons of Substance Abuse and Addiction

Exploring the Reasons of Substance Abuse and Addiction

Substance abuse and addiction are misunderstood. People tend to think the addict has a choice, that if he or she wanted to quit they could. That is not true, substance abuse and addiction rise from one or more factors that cause a person to begin using substances and...
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...
Tramadol Everything You Need to Know

Tramadol Everything You Need to Know

Tramadol is the generic of Ultram a synthetic pain pill that acts like an opioid. When it first came out we were told it was not an opioid even though it acted like one and was not addictive. Since that time the classification has changed. It now is considered a...