December 2021

Doctor Benjamin Rush and Alcoholism

Dr. Benjamin Rush was a delegate to the Continental Congress, a signer of the Declaration of Independence, surgeon general of the Continental Army, a delegate to the Pennsylvania ratification convention, and an early advocate for the disease concept of alcoholism. Read More…

Faulty Beliefs: Treatment and recovery

It is not unusual for someone with addictive disease to work very hard at recovery, and still fail repeatedly. Read More…

Faulty Beliefs: The role of motivation in relapse

Many people in recovery have noted that relapse is a common occurrence, and this is frequently attributed to a lack of motivation. Read More…