Author Archives: Robbie

  • Drug Interventions—Do they work?
    Wednesday, January 16th, 2019

    Drug Interventions—Do they work?

    Drug Interventions—Do they work? An intervention is a professional-led meeting with the friends and family of a drug abuser.  A drug intervention occurs when the addict’s loved ones wish...
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  • Addiction Recovery and Reconnecting with Yourself
    Monday, January 8th, 2018

    Addiction Recovery and Reconnecting with Yourself

    An important aspect of addiction treatment and recovery is reconnecting with yourself through both self-improvement and self-awareness. Ultimately, recovery is about putting your best interests and needs first, which...
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  • Overcoming Addiction in the New Year
    Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018

    Overcoming Addiction in the New Year

    With the New Year upon us, there is no better time to resolve to overcome addiction. The phrase “new year, new me” can take on a literal meaning as...
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  • Addiction Free Resolution
    Wednesday, December 27th, 2017

    Addiction Free Resolution

    The start of a new year is the perfect time for fresh motivation and new goals to get your life back on track. There is no better time than...
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  • Managing Your Recovery During the Holidays
    Tuesday, December 19th, 2017

    Managing Your Recovery During the Holidays

    The holidays provide the perfect time to reconnect with family and friends and enjoy a much-needed break from the regular routine. However, this break in routine can prove more...
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  • Benefits of Equestrian Therapy in Treatment
    Monday, December 11th, 2017

    Benefits of Equestrian Therapy in Treatment

    Animal therapy is a conventional treatment method used in rehabilitation programs due to the many benefits it offers. These therapy animals provide a safe space for people to learn...
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  • Avoiding Holiday Triggers
    Monday, December 4th, 2017

    Avoiding Holiday Triggers

    The official countdown to the holidays has begun, which means plenty of gatherings with family and friends are just around the corner. Though the holidays are a special time...
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  • Accepting Support During the Holidays
    Monday, November 27th, 2017

    Accepting Support During the Holidays

    The holiday season is upon us as the New Year rapidly approaches. With the holidays comes more family get-togethers and a chance to catch up with loved ones you...
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  • Giving Support During the Holidays
    Monday, November 20th, 2017

    Giving Support During the Holidays

    When a loved one struggles with addiction, it can often be difficult to know how to help and give support without enabling or worsening the addiction. With the upcoming holiday...
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  • Couples Therapy
    Monday, November 13th, 2017

    Couples Therapy

    When both individuals in a relationship struggle with substance abuse and addiction, it can be twice as difficult to seek help. Though they enable one another in their addiction,...
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