Why Can’t I Have Just One Drink?

Alcohol might be one of the most difficult addictions to kick because it is so accepted in...

Why Can’t I Have Just One Drink?

A Snapshot of Rehab

Many marijuana addicts allow fear or nerves to keep them from the benefits of rehab, but most of...

A Snapshot of Rehab

Four Ways Going with the Flow in Rehab is the Right Decision

It is not uncommon for an individual to feel out of place very quickly in a rehab program, and this...

Four Ways Going with the Flow in Rehab is the Right Decision

Three Reasons to Not Waste Time Before Getting Sober

There are a variety of reasons many individuals believe there is no rush to achieve sobriety....

Three Reasons to Not Waste Time Before Getting Sober

Using Rehab as a Chance to Recharge

Addiction recovery programs suffer from an unfortunate, and inaccurate, bad reputation. Due to...

Using Rehab as a Chance to Recharge

Reviewing CBT

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) is a form of psychotherapy that has proven highly effective...

Reviewing CBT

What Is REBT?

Rational emotive behavior therapy (REBT) is a form of psychotherapy through which individuals are...

What Is REBT?

Early Sobriety: Getting Past Your Ego to Rely on Support

A strange and dangerous thing happens in the mind of the recovering addict, the recognition of...

Early Sobriety: Getting Past Your Ego to Rely on Support

Why You Should Let Your Family Be Involved in Your Recovery

Many people instinctively attempt to retreat from friends and family when they begin the process of...

Why You Should Let Your Family Be Involved in Your Recovery

How You Can Draw on a Family History of Recovery

While it is certainly true that drug abuse and addiction can tend to run in families, it is also...

How You Can Draw on a Family History of Recovery

Seven Things You Need in a Treatment Program

Choosing the right addiction treatment program can be a daunting process. There are countless...

Seven Things You Need in a Treatment Program

Why Is Controlling My Emotions So Important in Rehab?

Addiction produces neurobiological changes that impair neural transmissions, motivational...

Why Is Controlling My Emotions So Important in Rehab?

How to Let Go of Bad Habits in Rehab

Residential rehabilitation programs offer addicts and other individuals struggling with...

How to Let Go of Bad Habits in Rehab

How Do I Know if My Parent Is Addicted to Marijuana?

Helping your parent overcome addiction is a noble task; after all, addiction is a serious condition...

How Do I Know if My Parent Is Addicted to Marijuana?

Can Coping Mechanisms Help Reduce Dependence on Marijuana?

Although many people believe marijuana is not addictive, millions of people every year fail to quit...

Can Coping Mechanisms Help Reduce Dependence on Marijuana?

Why Urgency Matters When Getting Treatment for Marijuana Addiction

Marijuana is making headlines lately as several states legalize its medicinal and recreational use....

Why Urgency Matters When Getting Treatment for Marijuana Addiction

How to Stop Self-Medicating

People abuse drugs and alcohol for many reasons, but often to self-medicate a physical or mental...

How to Stop Self-Medicating

How Does Rehab Break the Physical Addiction to Marijuana?

Marijuana is not as physically addictive as other illegal drugs, which leads many people to believe...

How Does Rehab Break the Physical Addiction to Marijuana?

How Do I Know if I Need Immediate Treatment for Marijuana Abuse?

As the US continues to legalize marijuana, many people wonder how safe the drug actually is. While...

How Do I Know if I Need Immediate Treatment for Marijuana Abuse?

How Can I Help My Addicted Friend?

Overcoming addiction is a difficult task, but, after sobriety is obtained, the task becomes both...

How Can I Help My Addicted Friend?

Three Unexpected Positives of Rehab from Marijuana

Rehab programs are known to have common results such as sobriety. However, there are also numerous...

Three Unexpected Positives of Rehab from Marijuana

Why 12-Step Programs Matter

Recovery from addiction is best maintained with a combination of treatment types. This may include...

Why 12-Step Programs Matter

It’s Never Too Late in Life to Achieve Recovery from Marijuana

Marijuana addiction recovery is possible for any user, no matter her age or the duration of her...

It’s Never Too Late in Life to Achieve Recovery from Marijuana

How Each Person’s Recovery from Marijuana Is Unique

Illnesses often require standard medication or treatment to heal, but addiction treatment and...

How Each Person’s Recovery from Marijuana Is Unique

What to Do When Someone Lies About Marijuana Use

Addicts will try to hide their addiction from loved ones as long as they can. Although addiction...

What to Do When Someone Lies About Marijuana Use

Important Things to Learn About Marijuana

As more and more states legalize the use of medical and recreational marijuana, the use of this...

Important Things to Learn About Marijuana

Should You Give Money to a Marijuana Addict Who’s In Trouble?

It is common for friends and family members to want to try and do everything possible to help an...

Should You Give Money to a Marijuana Addict Who’s In Trouble?

Is Marijuana Rehab Physically Demanding?

Misperceptions abound about the supposed rigors of marijuana rehab. Hollywood depictions in films...

Is Marijuana Rehab Physically Demanding?

Marijuana Addiction Is Ruining My Marriage

Marijuana is often billed as a harmless, natural drug with few ill effects. As it is becoming legal...

Marijuana Addiction Is Ruining My Marriage

6 Important Tips When Seeking Rehab for Marijuana Addiction

Due to the recent law changes in California, Colorado and Oregon, many people believe that...

6 Important Tips When Seeking Rehab for Marijuana Addiction

Four Reasons Some Interventions Fail

Addiction causes families to divide between those who help the addict and those who no longer want...

Four Reasons Some Interventions Fail

Initiating a Discussion on Drug Abuse

Talking about drug abuse can be awkward, intimidating, or even frightening. Whether you are a...

Initiating a Discussion on Drug Abuse

5 Ways to Bounce Back After a Marijuana Relapse

Marijuana, the dried flowers of cannabis plants, contains the psychoactive compound...

5 Ways to Bounce Back After a Marijuana Relapse

4 Common Treatment Methods for Marijuana

Deciding which type of treatment to pursue for your marijuana addiction can be intimidating because...

4 Common Treatment Methods for Marijuana

The Danger of Thinking You Can Use Marijuana Just One More Time

Marijuana has been in the news lately because several states have passed legislation to legalize...

The Danger of Thinking You Can Use Marijuana Just One More Time

3 Important Reasons to Avoid Current Marijuana Users After Rehab

Getting into rehab and out of an addiction takes a great deal of work. Not only do recovering users...

3 Important Reasons to Avoid Current Marijuana Users After Rehab

The Importance of Healthy Friendships in Maintaining Marijuana Addiction Recovery

Addiction is a complicated disease that is influenced by a variety of factors, including genetic...

The Importance of Healthy Friendships in Maintaining Marijuana Addiction Recovery

When Will I Stop Craving Marijuana?

People who abuse marijuana will quit when they are ready to do so, which may mean that have faced...

When Will I Stop Craving Marijuana?

Holding a Johnson Model Intervention for a Marijuana Addict

Seeking to intervene for a loved one struggling with marijuana addiction can often be difficult as...

Holding a Johnson Model Intervention for a Marijuana Addict

Do Support Groups Really Aid Marijuana Addiction Recovery?

Most rehab facilities offer support group sessions to help addicts express their concerns without...

Do Support Groups Really Aid Marijuana Addiction Recovery?

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