How to Talk to a Loved One About Their Addiction

Talking to a loved one—whether its a brother, friend, or neighbor—about addiction is never easy. You want them to seek help, but you don’t want to push them away from you by broaching the subject confrontationally. Here are some helpful tips on how to communicate with loved ones through an addiction.  Tips on How to […]

Is Alcohol a Drug? And, How to Spot Drug Abuse in Teens

Teenagers are often peer pressured into drinking alcohol; or they find it a right of passage. You see it in the movies, on TV, and you likely experienced a bit of peer pressure to drink when you were young, too. For some, drinking an alcoholic beverage is nothing more than an acceptable form of entertainment […]

Three Important Qualities to Look for in a Teen Drug Rehab Center

Are you or a loved one in need of drug or alcohol rehab? If you’ve come to this conclusion, we want to encourage you to continue seeking help. Getting to the stage of accepting the idea of rehab is a major step to recovery—and we are so proud of you for realizing and seeking help.  […]

How to Get Your Resistant Teen To Engage in Treatment

Have you already tried talking to your teenager about their substance abuse disorder? Were you met with distance, resistance, or outright defiance? Is your teen reluctant to identify their drug or alcohol use as an actual problem? We’re here to help. How to Get Your Teen to Consider Substance Abuse Treatment As a parent, coming […]

A Teenage Residential Treatment Center Could Be Your Answer In 2018

In the current political climate, it is no wonder that people everywhere are looking more closely at their surroundings, as well as the people that are occupying them. With tragedies related to gun violence, especially those acts that have been committed by teenagers, warning signs of reckless behavior in adolescents is being taken more seriously […]