Why Do Addicts Lie?

Why Do Addicts Lie?

Deception becomes a habit with an individual who has addiction for many reasons. A person with addiction will lie even when it is easiest to tell the truth. Many individuals do not realize people see through the facade. Find out why persons with addictions lie and what to do about it if a loved one Read More…

Walking Away from an Addicted Lover

Walking Away from an Addicted Lover

Walking away from a loved one with addiction can be difficult, particularly when the person is in an intimate relationship with another person. The challenge of leaving a lover is the emotional attachment which occurs along with leaving behind memories, investment of time and energy and other things which kept the relationship going. Learn why Read More…

Xanax Withdrawal and Detox

How to Withdraw and Detox from Xanax?

Alprazolam, also more commonly known as Xanax, can cause serious side effects including withdrawal symptoms when the drug is stopped. Cold turkey withdrawal from Xanax can provoke tremors, seizures or thoughts of suicide. Xanax withdrawal is best advised under the counsel of a treating physician. Learn more about how to withdraw from Xanax, the side Read More…

Drug Rehab and Depression

Drug Rehab and Depression

  Addiction can be difficult to understand as it happens for many reasons. Understanding how drug addiction and depression go hand-in-hand can learn how to better support loved ones who are struggling.   Linking Addiction and Depression Many ways exist in how addition and depression coincide. Self-medicating is one way in which people attempt to Read More…

Support Group Meetings

The Importance of Support Group Meetings

Addiction and recovery are challenging for anybody which is why support is so important. Support can come from family, friends, coworkers and community which helps an individual rise above difficult circumstances brought on by addiction. Find out why support group meetings are important in addiction recovery and how to harness the power of community.   Read More…

Dance Therapy for Addiction Treatment

Dance Therapy for Addiction Treatment

  Researchers of dance therapy discovered tiny infants have the ability to respond to beats in a music and match movements to sounds. Moving feels good and is hardwired in every person. Individuals with dementia may be able to respond to music and movement. Dancing helps break down barriers and provide healing on many levels. Read More…

Can I Drug Test My Employees?

Can I Drug Test My Employees?

  Drug testing employees can take place but a few things should happen prior to testing. A written drug policy helps cover both employer and employee to ensure it follows federal, state and local laws and regulations. Learn about the regulations surrounding employee drug testing and how to go about doing it in the workplace. Read More…