I was drowning in a riptide of addiction. It was pulling me under and leaving me helpless to fight against its powerful pull.
The time had finally come to try accepting that I was ... Read More →
We’ve all felt the disappointment of one of our heroes messing up.
America’s most recent scene of disappointment comes in the form of the arrest of 22-time Olympic medalist Michael Phelps.
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This September marks the 25th annual celebration of National Recovery Month.
The simplicity of this year’s theme—“Speak Up. Reach Out,” demonstrates the community’s continued effort to smash ... Read More →
Alcohol and drugs consume us to the exclusion of all else.
Friendships become strained and broken because of our errant behavior. Professionalism at work disappears. Family ties are sacrificed for our own immediate needs. ... Read More →
Many people are reluctant to admit they have a problem with drugs and alcohol, and that’s understandable.
Addiction is a serious illness that renders the victim powerless over their substance use—something ... Read More →