Social & Recreational Use

Social drinking refers to the responsible use of alcohol to reinforce or enhance social interactions. Read More…

The impact of alcoholism on families

Everyone in an alcoholic relationship plays a part in the dynamics of the disease. Besides the alcoholic, family members, friends, and co-workers all play a part. Read More…

Why are adolescents at high risk for substance use disorders?

According to research, adolescents from homes where substance use disorder is prevalent are at higher risk of substance abuse due to the resulting poor self image. Read More…

Misconceptions about recovery and relapse

Misconceptions about what it means to be in recovery can lead to unreasonable expectations, and erroneous beliefs about relapse can be a self-fulfilling prophecy. Read More…

Intro to 12-Step Programs

It's probably fair to say that what comes to mind when most people think of a recovery program are the 12-Step programs, namely Alcoholics Anonymous. Read More…