Drug & Alcohol Addiction

What Is Drug And Alcohol Addiction

Drug and alcohol addiction refers to the long-term, pathological use and abuse of alcohol or drugs. An individual abusing drugs and/or alcohol has physical dependence on the substance, and will persists in using despite problems arising from their behavior.

Articles About Drug & Alcohol Addiction

A Visit to All Points North and A Blue Ocean Approach

A Visit to All Points North and A Blue Ocean Approach

Last week I had the privilege of visiting APN Lodge, where I got a glimpse of their robust integrative approach to helping folks, plus a wide panorama of the depth and breadth their company. As Dr Philip Hemphill, Chief Financial Officer, shared, APN aims to have a...

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Sobriety Is My Superpower

Sobriety Is My Superpower

As Ed Spatola aptly puts it, "Recovery is a beautiful thing." Recently, I had the honor of being invited to a women's meeting to celebrate my daughter's sobriety birthday. This was the first time I've ever attended such a celebration with her, and I couldn't feel more...

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College Overdoses Continue To Climb

College Overdoses Continue To Climb

It seems that never a day goes by without reading about another young person overdosing and dying. Having spent over 30 years on a college campus, it pains me as I read the news. Just this past week Marco Troper, the son of Former YouTube CEO Susan Wojciki has died....

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Alcohol and Other Drug Addiction Statistics

Alcohol and Other Drug Addiction Statistics

A recent report published by TechReport.com reveals a multitude of eye-opening statistics about drug addiction. Below, we examine 10 of these alarming statistics and provide links to resources that can help families learn how to navigate addiction and mental health...

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Fentanyl Overdoses Ravaging America

Fentanyl Overdoses Ravaging America

A new article from the New York Times details the shocking rise of overdose deaths from Fentanyl in America. These lines in particular bring the point home: How does this compare with other causes of death? In terms of mortality, the current fentanyl crisis dwarfs any...

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