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
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
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
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
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
One of the most difficult things about not drinking alcohol is the fact that you are likely to experience quite a bit of peer pressure. This is especially the case if you were the type of get the shots in at the bar on the weekend! You will often find that your friends try to tempt you with a drink. If they don’t let up, you can find yourself giving in and having a beer or another type of alcoholic beverage. So, how do you master the art of refusing alcohol? This is a key skill you are going to need to learn if you are to be successful and stick to your detox, and here are ten different methods to help you do so… read more
Our CEO Nick Conn featured this morning on the Jeremy Vine Radio show, talking about cocaine and its addiction. He kindly shared his story from police officer to drug addict, then to being recovery and helping other face their addictions. You can watch the facebook live below: read more
Love Island is back, and it’s back with a bang! Not only do we have Tyson Fury’s younger brother to drool over, but we’ve already had our first love triangle, plenty of tears, some under-the-cover action, hot tubs and hideaways, the inevitable repetitive phrases, and the islanders haven’t even unpacked yet! read more