/Teen/Young Adult

Three Small Steps to Stop Child Drug Use

You know your teen or young adult is using drugs or alcohol. You may feel completely overwhelmed, even hopeless.  How will you help him?  Even with your rules in place and all of your love, your child is not responding to your pleas. 1. Use Your Power For Good Take [...]

2017-11-02T19:56:22+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|Addiction, Drug Addiction, Teen/Young Adult|

5 Necessities to Stay in Addiction Recovery

Surrendering one’s will to use drugs and alcohol is only the beginning. After weeks of treatment focusing on how to do just that, making the effort to maintain recovery is crucial. Anyone who has been through rehabilitation realizes their addiction most likely has deep roots. Understanding personal triggers and making [...]

2017-10-25T20:35:33+00:00 October 25th, 2017|Recovery, Rehabilitation, Teen/Young Adult|

Teen Drug Abuse and Alcohol Abuse Has Gone Down

The U.S. National Institute on Drug Abuse conducts an annual survey with 45,000 teenagers ages 14-18 across the country in public and private schools. The results for 2016 uncovered remarkable numbers. Teen drug abuse is at its lowest level in decades. 37 percent of high school seniors reported being drunk [...]

2017-10-23T18:06:18+00:00 October 23rd, 2017|Drug Addiction, Teen/Young Adult|

Florida Drug Rehab | Helping a Loved One

Many addicts and alcoholics do not realize that they have a problem with drugs and alcohol until they are way over their heads. Our Florida Drug Rehab has been helping addicts and their families recover from addiction for years. Here's what you need to know: Addiction Affects Everyone Involved The [...]

2017-08-15T20:46:13+00:00 August 15th, 2017|Addiction, Drug Addiction, Recovery, Rehabilitation, Teen/Young Adult|

Alcoholism and Sobriety: 5 Myths and Facts

The first thing that people think when they hear that I'm an “alcoholic” is “poor guy, he must have it really bad.” or “I wonder what makes him alcoholic?” The best one is “Why cant you just have one beer? Surely, one beer wont do anything?! That must be TERRIBLE!” [...]

2017-08-07T16:29:08+00:00 August 7th, 2017|Alcohol Addiction, Blog, Recovery, Teen/Young Adult|

Help for Addiction | The 4 Stages of Drug Abuse

Addiction is a very problematic disease: powerful, baffling, and cunning. But how do you distinguish between casual drug use and full blown addiction? And at what point do you need help for addiction? Here we have explained the 4 stages of drug abuse: Learn More: 10 Signs of Alcoholism Stage [...]

2017-07-29T15:56:30+00:00 July 29th, 2017|Addiction, Drug Addiction, Recovery, Teen/Young Adult|

How exercise helps to overcome addiction

Many who abuse drugs or alcohol neglect important components of daily health, wreaking havoc on both their emotional self and physical well being. It is important to repair the psychological and physical damage of chemical dependency as well as the damaged mind-body connection. Exercise in chemical dependency treatment serves many [...]

How to spot addict manipulation and what you can do to avoid falling victim

Manipulation is a characteristic of virtually every addict. The disease of addiction can be described as an allergy of the body and an obsession of the mind. When an addict puts a mood or mind altering substance into their body, they experience a reaction that creates the phenomenon of craving: the [...]

2017-05-10T16:38:05+00:00 May 10th, 2017|Addiction, Blog, Drug Addiction, Recovery, Teen/Young Adult|

Leaving my hometown to go to rehab was the best choice I ever made

"You are where ever you go" is a phrase I heard more than once throughout my life prior to making a change. It was only when I had finally gotten sober that I realized what that phrase really meant. Much of my using was spent pointing the finger at other [...]

Signs your child may be going through heroin withdrawal

It's 2017 and heroin has become a drug of choice for many young Americans - there's no reason to sugar coat it anymore. Heroin withdrawal is something that all heroin addicts will eventually go through, and chances are, they will need to undergo some type of medical detox protocol coupled [...]

2017-02-20T20:07:00+00:00 February 20th, 2017|Addiction, Detox, Drug Addiction, Rehabilitation, Teen/Young Adult|