Healthy Ways of Coping with PTSD to Avoid Relapse

Healthy Ways of Coping with PTSD to Avoid Relapse

Most of us have heard of PTSD. Many soldiers returning from war have some level of PTSD, but it is not just soldiers. Victims of sexual abuse, physical abuse, and others also suffer from PTSD. Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder can lead to substance abuse and addiction....
Intervention Tips How to Talk to a Loved One

Intervention Tips How to Talk to a Loved One

If you have a loved one with a substance abuse problem you may have tried already talking to them about getting help. However, they have not done so and you’re afraid of what may happen if they do not. It might be time to stage an intervention.  How an intervention...
Is Your Teen Hiding Their Alcohol Abuse

Is Your Teen Hiding Their Alcohol Abuse

Are you concerned that your teen is hiding alcohol abuse? You are not alone. Today, about 20% of teens binge drink. For some people they can have one or two drinks and stop, for others, it is not that easy.  Alcohol has a great effect on the teenage brain than it...