Addictive behaviours, let’s take a moment to think about that! Anyone – no matter their creed, is capable of becoming addicted to alcohol, drugs, gambling, porn – you name it. Everyone in the whole world might slip one day and spiral down into the despair addiction brings. There is no need to feel ashamed, unworthy, or alone because of an addiction. It can happen to anyone. Most of the time, the only thing separating an addicted person from a non-addicted person is circumstance.
Addiction can leave you feeling hopeless… Here are our tips to keep you up! [Read more…] about Tips for Overcoming Feelings of Powerlessness In Addiction
One of the most commonly overlooked implications behind addiction is the impact it has on the people that we love. Our partners, our lovers, our spouses – whatever you call the most significant person in your life – they are suffering too. Rather than wallow in the guilt that comes from being at the perceived centre of their misery; let’s talk today about some constructive ways we can help them with self-care. [Read more…] about Self-Care for Spouses: Dealing with Addiction
Everyone looking for drug rehab – from drug rehab in London to rehab in Birmingham – everyone will be tempted by the path of least resistance. As an addict, or former addict getting off drugs, it is too easy to go back to our former habits and give in to the patterns we know are harmful to us. [Read more…] about Naloxone for Opioid Addiction – Is it worth it?
Handling recovery like a pro.
When dealing with substance abuse or alcohol addiction, it is important to remember that coping tactics aren’t always what they seem. Some are beneficial and will actively aid your recovery from drug abuse. Some will feel helpful, but won’t be. Some will ultimately leave you worse off than you were to begin with. [Read more…] about Coping Tactics when Recovering from Drug and Alcohol Addiction
No matter what our addiction is, many of us worry that the path to health is mired by the cost of rehab. This belief has been ingrained in us thanks to the media spotlight on Celebrity rehabilitation. [Read more…] about Addiction, Recovery….and Affordability