Monthly Archives: July 2016

6 Signs You Are Enabling Your Spouse

It’s not possible for you to cause your loved one’s addiction – but you may be enabling his or her behavior and thereby delaying treatment.

Here are some red flags to watch for:

Do you make excuses for bad behavior? “His job has made him […]

3 Benefits of Tai Chi for Addiction

Tai chi, originally used in China as a martial art, has become an increasingly popular mind-body practice in the addiction community. When combined with traditional addiction treatment, tai chi can provide powerful support for those in recovery.
This is partly because the so-called “moving […]

6 Scary Facts About Teens and Prescription Drugs

Did you know that prescription and over-the-counter drugs are the most commonly abused substances by Americans ages 14 and older, after marijuana and alcohol? This is just one of the many alarming facts when it comes to teens and prescription drug abuse. 
Here we take a look […]

Trauma Affects the Whole Family

trauma affects whole familyEncountering traumatic events is common among addicts. Although you didn’t choose these events, they can (and do) affect your life in a great number of ways. This is something you and your family know all too well. Traumatic events, after all, […]