Adolescents in Early Recovery

Moving On with Adolescents in Early Recovery By Amy Brown, MS, CAC, LPC It’s no secret that adolescence can be a rocky time for kids and families. It can be an even rockier time for newly sober adolescents. Most newly sober kids encounter difficulty in ... read more

Tim McGraw rewrote his own hard-luck song

Re-Born in the USA BY MICHAEL PERRY l Source: I watch muscled country megastar Tim McGraw stare down the camera from beneath the brim of that famous black hat, and I don’t see self-doubt. But it’s there. “Early in my c... read more

What is Addiction? What Causes Addiction?

  Addiction is a mental illness and chronic disease that affects the brain and the body. There’s a connection between genetics and addiction, but that doesn’t tell the whole story. Addiction causes can be difficult to pinpoint. The effect... read more

Addiction Help For Your College Kid

How to Deal With a Drug Addict Son or Daughter in College   There are many pressures college girls go through during their late teens and early twenties. College can be such a fun time and an exciting new chapter of experiences. Pressures can come al... read more