7 Reasons Why Family Therapy Can Benefit Your Addicted Loved One

Like people in general, the disease of addiction can be quite different from one person to the next. From the circumstances that lead to the development of addiction to the recovery journey and beyond, every individual afflicted with this disease has been the subject of environment, relationships, personal choices and behavior, and so on. While […]

Florida House of Reps – budgeting $50 million to battling opioid addiction

Across the United States, people of all ages and from all walks of life have fallen prey to the addictive power of mind-altering substances. Whether it’s to alcohol, heroin, or some other substance, the disease of addiction ravages communities, families, and can turn individuals to mere shadows of their former selves. Further, we’re seeing substance […]

Healing Trauma Through Clinical Hypnosis

Drug addiction is a lifelong battle which presents many obstacles. Perhaps the biggest obstacle on the road to recovery is overcoming trauma. Physical, emotional, and psychological trauma lies at the root of substance abuse. To break free from addiction, one must learn to deal with past trauma and find ways to heal. Clinical hypnosis is […]

Experiential Therapy at Rise

There is no right or wrong way when it comes to treating addiction. Treatment plans should and do reflect the individual directly- meant to combat the specific areas that have contributed to negative or suppressing behaviors. There are a plethora of traditional methods like talk therapy and meditation that tend to benefit most individuals trying […]

Trump Proposes Major Budget Cut to Drug Control Policy Office

Since running for president and being elected, Trump has made numerous promises to combine all possible efforts into overcoming the Opioid Epidemic. Whether it be his Opioid Commission or efforts pushed by the Government on his behalf- Trump has made it appear as if he has a genuine interest in joining the fight. Since his […]

When is the Best Time to Have an Intervention

Staging an intervention is a formal and often necessary step in attempting to help someone you love overcome their addiction. Whether the addict you care about knows they have a problem or not, it can be incredibly difficult for them to seek help on their own. Interventions are often the last effort of family and […]