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

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

Robin Williams’ Death

Sad news of Robin Williams’ death notes his history with addiction and his struggle throughout his success and extraordinary talent to maintain sobriety… Robin Williams Drug Problems: Alcohol, Cocaine Addiction Punctuated Brilliant Actor’s Early Car... read more