If there is one word that I could use to define my style of living during my addiction, it would be undisciplined. I was always late to work, or leaving early. I would procrastinate just about everything, I never really … Read More
Why Going to a Sober Living Home Can Benefit Your Recovery
What Does Having a Dual Diagnosis Mean?
There has been a lot of discussion in the media over the last several years about the rise and prevalence of mental disorders and substance abuse. While it is sad that our favorite celebrities are falling victim to tragic overdoses … Read More
7 Signs You are Suffering From Anorexia
In the United States alone, over 30 million people throughout all ages and genders are affected by anorexia or other forms of eating disorders and disordered eating. With all of the pressures around dieting and creating this “ideal image” – … Read More
How Orange Is the New Black Got Mackenzie Phillips to Tap into Her Past
The onetime One Day at a Time star, who spent years struggling with substances, had plenty to draw on when playing Barb—an addict serving a life sentence. by Lisa Liebman for Vanity Fair This story contains spoilers for Orange Is the New Black Season … Read More
5 Weird Things You Probably Didn’t Know about Alcohol Withdrawal
Going through alcohol withdrawal is scary, but knowing what to expect can help make the process a little bit easier. We’re going to discuss the detox process, and cover 5 weird, but interesting facts related to alcohol withdrawal.