Choosing Your Rehab: 4 Success Factors

July 24, 2014 by Stephen Booth

A shorter stay is cheaper and less disruptive to your life, but 90 day programs give you more time to master the skills of recovery.

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Do I Have a Drinking Problem?

November 8, 2013 by D. Ryan Hooper

Ultimately, you are the only one that makes decisions about your life.

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What to Expect From Counseling

November 4, 2013 by C. Scott McMillin

Counselors are taught that the best way to make progress is to let the client determine the direction the relationship takes.

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Why Gender-Specific Rehab?

August 30, 2013 by Joey Holub

One benefit of gender-specific rehab is the reasons for initial substance-seeking can be appropriately addressed by the treatment team and can be processed with like-minded peers.


When You Love a Shapeshifter

May 13, 2013 by C. Scott McMillin

The drugs or alcohol have turned someone you love into a monster. How can we turn them back?

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I’m Ready to Call a Family Interventionist

February 16, 2013 by Angela Utschig

Woman holding phone, looking doubtful or worried.

An Interventionist will be trying to make sure they have all of the ‘pieces of the puzzle’

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Why Intervention Works

January 30, 2013 by C. Scott McMillin

The addict may have tried to control drinking or drug use many times, and failed. This experience leads him to conclude that he can’t change.

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Why You Can’t Stop Someone Else From Drinking or Drugging

January 24, 2013 by C. Scott McMillin

Simple truth: Nobody can watch over another human being 100% of the time.

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Is Your Loved One With Alcoholism Already Considering Change?

January 5, 2013 by C. Scott McMillin

It’s an essential truth that people with alcoholism think about changing for a long, long time before they seriously attempt it. They’re ambivalent about change, and struggle to make up their minds.

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Finding the Best Addiction Treatment for YOUR Needs

January 1, 2013 by C. Scott McMillin

There’s a third dimension to making the decision about which treatment will offer the best chance for recovery: Matching the characteristics of a program to an individual’s particular needs.

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