Is My Teenager Addicted to Drugs?
[caption id="attachment_21959" align="aligncenter" width="418"] (This content is being used for illustrative purposes only; any person depicted in the content is a model)[/caption] Author: Justin Mckibben Part of being a parent is wondering what trouble your kids might get into. This... Learn MoreHER STORY: What It Feels Like To Be An Addict’s Sister
[caption id="attachment_21702" align="aligncenter" width="448"] (This content is being used for illustrative purposes only; any person depicted in the content is a model)[/caption] Author: Shernide Delva Addiction profoundly affects every aspect of life, including the lives of friends and family. Siblings... Learn MoreTrigger Warnings: Have We Taken It Too Far?
[caption id="attachment_19939" align="aligncenter" width="374"] (This content is being used for illustrative purposes only; any person depicted in the content is a model)[/caption] Author: Shernide Delva *Trigger Warning* This piece discusses trigger warnings. Please avoid if you are uncomfortable with the... Learn MoreWhat a Normie Should Know Before Dating a Recovering Addict
Author: Shernide Delva Truthfully, I did not know what to expect the first time I discovered I was dating a recovering drug addict. I was slightly concerned it would not be the right match. After all, only another addict could... Learn More6 Signs of Being Too Dependent
[caption id="attachment_18838" align="aligncenter" width="440"] (This content is being used for illustrative purposes only; any person depicted in the content is a model)[/caption] Author: Justin Mckibben It isn’t always easy to see the signs of being too dependent, especially in ourselves,... Learn MoreHow to handle when your spouse keeps bringing up your past
Coach Heidi Bilonick McGuirk tackles the issue: How to handle when your spouse keeps bringing up your past. Dear Coach Heidi, My question is; I have been in recovery for approximately 8 months. While I was in active addiction,... Learn MoreDrug Rehab for Couples
Drug Rehab for Couples: Substance abuse, Physical Dependence, and Addiction Substance abuse and drug addiction, including alcohol addiction (alcoholism), are both medical conditions that are chronic, meaning life-long, but that can be successfully treated and long term recovery is then... Learn More5 Signs It’s Time to Break Up
Having once been in love with someone can cloud our perception of whether it’s time to say good-bye or to try to work things out. But, you’ll know when it’s time to break up. Follow that gut feeling if you... Learn MoreOpinion: Why are so many people in recovery codependent?
For those of us in recovery we have come to the realization that our addiction to drugs and alcohol is only a part of the problem. In fact many of us have come to the realization that drugs and alcohol... Learn MoreQuestion: Which Sex Addiction Group Is For Me?
If you were unaware, like I was, there are multiple different sex addiction groups. So if you are having trouble with that area of your life you might want to check one of the many groups dedicated to helping you... Learn MoreHow does relationship coaching help me overcome my drug addiction in South Florida?
It has long been recognized that drug addiction affects everyone involved in a relationship with the drug addict or alcoholic even if only one person is suffering from addiction or alcoholism. Sometimes one or both partners are confused or offended... Learn MoreRelationship Counseling in Inpatient Drug Treatment at Palm Partners
Addiction doesn’t just affect the person who is drinking or drugging, it affects all those that are close to that person. Emotionally, physically, financially, the toll can be significant. All too often loved ones are overwhelmed feeling confused, angry, fearful... Learn More