The Importance of Relationships in Recovery

  It is very common for those of us living with addiction and mental illness to develop patterns of isolating ourselves, separating ourselves from our loved ones, and even ending relationships that are important to us. We isolate when we’re depressed because we feel too down and anxious to engage with other people. Many of […]

Do I Need Help for a Gambling Addiction?

“We can all help prevent suicide. The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals. Call 1-800-273-8255.” Many people enjoy playing slot machines at the casino, buying lottery tickets, and betting on their favorite […]

The Benefits of Holistic Treatment for Addiction

Addiction affects all aspects of your life. Drugs and alcohol are harmful to your physical and mental health and can lead to long-term health problems. Addiction destroys relationships with loved ones and interferes with daily responsibilities. It leads to decreased productivity and job loss and causes drastic changes in mood and emotional stability. Drugs and […]

Why Get Sober?

Addiction is complicated and recovery can seem out of reach for a person struggling with it. Recovery is a life-long process and you will face many challenges and obstacles in your journey to sobriety. When a person is addicted, personal relationships with loved ones are compromised and fall apart. Addiction can result in job loss […]