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Finding a Family Drug Intervention Specialist

Finding a Family Drug Intervention Specialist

Addiction causes problems not only for the addicts themselves but for their entire family and group of loved ones. ...
What is Rapid Opiate Detox and How Does it Work?

What is Rapid Opiate Detox and How Does it Work?

Rapid Opiate Detoxification is a process by which opiate receptor antagonists are used to cleanse opiate receptors ...
Growing Up Around Addiction

Growing Up Around Addiction

Children who are raised in an environment where one or both parents are alcoholics may be three to four more times ...
10 Ways to Reduce Teen Drug Abuse

10 Ways to Reduce Teen Drug Abuse

Protective factors have been outlined by experts which are designed to teach parents how to promote positive ...
Teens from Wealthy Families Prone to Substance Abuse

Teens from Wealthy Families Prone to Substance Abuse

Shame and stigma can follow teens with addiction and substance use disorder. A teen may not be ready to admit how ...
Coping with Cocaine Withdrawal

Coping with Cocaine Withdrawal

Cocaine produces a euphoric sense of joy along with an intense high caused by a release of dopamine in the brain. ...
Enabling is Not Helping the Addict in Your Life

Enabling is Not Helping the Addict in Your Life

The difference between helping and enabling is significant in that enabling can harm a person with addiction more ...
Is Snorting Heroin a Thing?

Is Snorting Heroin a Thing?

Heroin is a dangerous drug with highly addictive properties. Snorting heroin can increase the risk for infections, ...
Dealing with Peer Pressure as an Adult

Dealing with Peer Pressure as an Adult

Peer pressure is a very real concern for many adults. Adulthood is full of concerns and anxieties about ...
Defining the Vice: Helping Parents Identify Teen Addiction

Defining the Vice: Helping Parents Identify Teen Addiction

Teenage addiction has many faces. Teenage girls are not necessarily more prone to addiction to drugs and alcohol ...
Underage Drinking in the US is Still a Problem

Underage Drinking in the US is Still a Problem

Underage drinking is a serious problem affecting the health and lives of many young people across the United ...
The History of Addiction Treatment in America

The History of Addiction Treatment in America

Co-occurring disorders happen when mental health conditions coincide with addiction. People with addictions are ...
Finding a Family Drug Intervention Specialist

Finding a Family Drug Intervention Specialist

Addiction causes problems not only for the addicts themselves but for their entire family and group of loved ones. ...
What is Rapid Opiate Detox and How Does it Work?

What is Rapid Opiate Detox and How Does it Work?

Rapid Opiate Detoxification is a process by which opiate receptor antagonists are used to cleanse opiate receptors ...
Growing Up Around Addiction

Growing Up Around Addiction

Children who are raised in an environment where one or both parents are alcoholics may be three to four more times ...
10 Ways to Reduce Teen Drug Abuse

10 Ways to Reduce Teen Drug Abuse

Protective factors have been outlined by experts which are designed to teach parents how to promote positive ...
Teens from Wealthy Families Prone to Substance Abuse

Teens from Wealthy Families Prone to Substance Abuse

Shame and stigma can follow teens with addiction and substance use disorder. A teen may not be ready to admit how ...
Coping with Cocaine Withdrawal

Coping with Cocaine Withdrawal

Cocaine produces a euphoric sense of joy along with an intense high caused by a release of dopamine in the brain. ...
Enabling is Not Helping the Addict in Your Life

Enabling is Not Helping the Addict in Your Life

The difference between helping and enabling is significant in that enabling can harm a person with addiction more ...
Is Snorting Heroin a Thing?

Is Snorting Heroin a Thing?

Heroin is a dangerous drug with highly addictive properties. Snorting heroin can increase the risk for infections, ...
Dealing with Peer Pressure as an Adult

Dealing with Peer Pressure as an Adult

Peer pressure is a very real concern for many adults. Adulthood is full of concerns and anxieties about ...
Defining the Vice: Helping Parents Identify Teen Addiction

Defining the Vice: Helping Parents Identify Teen Addiction

Teenage addiction has many faces. Teenage girls are not necessarily more prone to addiction to drugs and alcohol ...
Underage Drinking in the US is Still a Problem

Underage Drinking in the US is Still a Problem

Underage drinking is a serious problem affecting the health and lives of many young people across the United ...
The History of Addiction Treatment in America

The History of Addiction Treatment in America

Co-occurring disorders happen when mental health conditions coincide with addiction. People with addictions are ...