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Alcohol Abuse Among Veterans

Substance abuse issues among soldiers is unfortunately not uncommon. Traumatic experiences in combat can often catapult a solider into self-medication as a coping mechanism. According to a new report by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), alcohol abuse is still the primary reason that veterans turn to a substance abuse treatment program. In 2013, the Treatment Episode …Read More

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What It Means to Consent to Addiction Treatment

When you begin treatment at a residential addiction treatment center or even a sober living home, you need to sign a document titled Consent to Treatment. By signing, you are agreeing to proposed services which will soon be provided and you understand that participating in such treatment will benefit you. Essentially, the Consent to Treatment agreement is a legal document …Read More

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To Get Drug Abuse Help You Have To Make a Change

It might sound obvious that to create change you need to take some sort of action. However, sometimes it’s important to be reminded of what’s right under our noses. This can be especially true if we are blinded by the denial and dishonesty of addiction. If you want to create change in your life, you can’t only think about getting …Read More