addiction triggers

How to Recognize Your Addiction Triggers

The decision for recovery is life-changing and positive, but it’s not easy. One of the obstacles to recovery from addiction is the social, emotional, and environmental cues that make us feel like using certain drugs again. These cues are commonly called triggers. This could include seeing an old friend, being in a certain room, or…

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3 Tips to Stay Sober

Are you on the road to recovery and looking for tips to stay sober? We know that remaining sober takes a lot of work and it’s great that you’ve taken the first step.  Keep reading to find out what you can do to make the path to recovery just a little bit easier.  What is…

types of addiction

What Types of Addiction Are There?

Addiction isn’t limited only to drugs and alcohol. Though state-sponsored school programs taught us about illegal drug use, the signs of drug use, and the drug use definition, we’re not taught much about the other types of addiction. The answer to the question of why do people use drugs reveals why people experience addiction outside…

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How to Know if Your Child is Using Drugs

Have you noticed some changes in your teenager that are causing you to believe they are using drugs? Identifying drug use in teens is difficult, as there are so many physical, emotional, and lifestyle changes happening in that period of their lives. However, suspected drug use should never be ignored. Keep reading to find out…

Neurofeedback therapy

How Neurofeedback Therapy Can Help Fight Addiction

Whether you’re trying to get off of cigarettes or kick a prescription pill or drinking problem, you’ve probably heard about several different remedies. Some of these treatment remedies come with severe life changes and side effects.  Thankfully, there are some therapies you can take advantage of that use neurofeedback to help you get past your…