approaching friends about their addiction

How to Approach Friends Who May Have a Problem with Addiction

6 May 2015,

The problem with helping an addict is often how we go about doing it. What we actually should be doing may seem counter-intuitive to […]

how to approach teens lying about addiction

How Should Parents Approach Teens Lying About Addiction?

28 April 2015,

The teenage years are a tumultuous time for both child and parent. In this transitional period, teens tend to rely on parents less and […]

What’s Under the Alcohol in Alcoholism: Examining the Causes and Patterns Behind Alcohol and Co-Occurring Mental Health Conditions

15 April 2015,

Alcohol abuse rarely happens on an island independent of outside factors. Substances such as alcohol are commonly used to avoid or completely discredit underlying […]

Synthetic Marijuana aka “Spice”

31 March 2015,

While marijuana is still classified as a Schedule 1 narcotic in most places, “spice” or synthetic marijuana is completely legal in nearly all corners […]

Heroin Addiction Among Young Adults: A Case for Continued Care

24 March 2015,

According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, heroin use has been on the rise since 2007 as it often times becomes a cheaper […]