5 Things You Need To Know About SMART Recovery

Posted by - May 23, 2017

This post was originally published on this siteAddiction  Recovery 101, with Tom Horvath, Ph.D. “Set your own goals for your life — and for your recovery.” ~ Dr. Tom Horvath Click to watch: The 5 Things Series contains footage of Recovery Research Institute interviews with international experts in addiction treatment and recovery. A. Tom Horvath,

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Navigating The Road To Recovery

Posted by - May 16, 2017

This post was originally published on this siteHow can you prevent relapse?Henry Steinberger, Ph.D. Relapse prevention is essential in recovery from chemical and behavioral addictions. Why? Because addiction has been found to reoccur more often when steps are not taken to cope with the cravings, urges, peer pressures, situational cues, bodily discomforts, neuro-biological changes, and

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7 Safe Alternatives to Opiates for Those in Recovery

Posted by - May 9, 2017

This post was originally published on this siteBy Gordon Dickler- CAC, ICADC Opiate painkillers are by far the most prescribed medications in the United States today. According to the recent U.S. Surgeon General’s Report, over 289 million prescriptions are written each year for analgesic pain relievers. And this is just the beginning. Recent studies show

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5 Warning Signs that Your Child is Abusing Drugs

Posted by - May 2, 2017

This post was originally published on this site…and some resources that can help By Trevor McDonald Red flags aren’t always glaring, especially when it comes to drug abuse. Are you concerned that your child is using or abusing drugs but aren’t sure what to watch out for? Guidelines such as falling grades or mood swings aren’t

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