Entries by Markus D

Tips for Parents of Addicted Children

When a child becomes addicted to drugs, it is often difficult for parents to know how best to help them. Parents may not completely understand what addiction entails and can be unsure about how much they should do or say in order to help their child get better. However, there are certain things that every […]

Is Alcoholism a Mental Illness?

We all have that one friend who can’t go a day without drinking. And it’s not just for fun, but to cope with the stresses of life. But is Alcoholism a mental illness? Do you need help if you find yourself or your loved one drinking more than should be normal? This blog post will […]

How to Find a Job After Rehab

So, you’ve completed your time in rehab and are now looking for a job. You might be wondering where to start. While it’s not easy, it is possible. Here are some tips that will help you find what you’re looking for: Networking Most people will tell you that the best way to find a job […]

Effects & Consequences of Underage Drinking

What are the consequences of underage drinking? This is a question many people have asked as this has become a growing problem in America. In recent years, there has been an increase in alcohol consumption among youth, and it’s alarming. The following blog post will be discussing some of the effects and consequences associated with […]

What is a Sober Companion?

“Do you struggle with alcohol addiction? Have you been trying to get sober for a while but find yourself drinking again after a few days or weeks of sobriety? Would you like some help staying on the wagon and finding more balance in your life?” then, a sober companion is just for you. in this article, […]

The Link Between Substance Abuse and Eating Disorders

Both substance abuse and eating disorders are illnesses that can have a strong, negative impact on the individual’s life. While these two conditions seem to be unrelated at first glance, there is actually a noted link between them. This blog will discuss the same. What is an eating disorder? All of our actions are motivated […]

Preventive Measures for Substance Abuse

Many people live their lives with the hope of achieving great things. But what if you are unable to do so? What is there left for you? Unfortunately, for some, addiction becomes an answer to these questions. This blog post will discuss how to prevent substance abuse. Effectively deal with peer pressure The key to […]

Detox vs. Rehab: What’s the Difference?

Lots of people are unclear about what constitutes Detox vs. Rehab, but it’s actually pretty simple once you know the basics. If you’re unsure which one is right for you, we can help! In this blog post, we will outline the difference between the two. What is Rehab? Rehab is a form of treatment that […]