Category Archives: Addiction

  • Where Is the Line?

    By: SOL Recovery Center25 Aug 2016

    Seeing your loved one battle with a substance addiction is a challenge. You want to help them as much as you can, but you also need to maintain your sense of self in the process. There may come a time when you realize that your efforts...

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  • Central Theme Being Sobriety

    By: SOL Recovery Center23 Aug 2016

    You should be comfortable when choosing a treatment center and treatment program when embarking upon your recovery journey. Determining what is best for you and what you're most comfortable with should always be a priority. Factors...

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  • Not a One Man Show

    By: SOL Recovery Center18 Aug 2016

    As a loved one of someone experiencing an addiction, you may underestimate just how much you may be affected by the disease that is not even your own. There is a culmination of things that you have to face, all while remaining strong...

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  • Judge Not

    By: SOL Recovery Center16 Aug 2016

    Suffering from an addiction brings with it wrongful judgment in different forms. If someone has been diagnosed with a disease, the only place they should be ‘locked up’ is in a hospital. Prosecuting someone of a drug crime, given...

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  • Trade Up, Not Down: What Will your New Habit Be?

    By: SOL Recovery Center02 Aug 2016

    While there are risk factors and various stressors that put certain people more in the line of fire for substance abuse, addictive personalities are a grave risk factor. Due to this predisposition, it is only natural that recovery may...

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  • Outdated ER

    By: SOL Recovery Center28 Jul 2016

    An abusive disorder officially classified as a psychological disorder should be treated as such. While the physical consequences may be the most common reason for a visit to the emergency room (ER), once the physical threats are abated,...

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  • Self Help Groups

    Power in Numbers – Self Help Groups Can Aid in Recovery

    By: SOL Recovery Center21 Jul 2016

    There are many self help groups available to help you on the road to recovery from drugs, alcohol, and other addictions. Read more to find a group that best fits your needs and belief system. (more…)

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  • Insomniac Woes

    By: SOL Recovery Center19 Jul 2016

    Insomnia is a beast that plagues more than 6 million Americans. The cause of insomnia can be anything from a medical condition, including mental disorders, to the use of prescription and illicit drugs. (more…)

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  • Misuse and Abuse of Prescription Drugs

    By: SOL Recovery Center14 Jul 2016

    You wouldn’t typically describe your local prescription counter as dangerous… However, you may reconsider given a 2013 survey which uncovered the fact that over 15 million citizens, twelve and up, have been identified as misusers...

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  • Don’t Look Back

    By: SOL Recovery Center05 Jul 2016

    An often overlooked part of the penal system is the rate of recidivism. In the event of it being a drug related crime, the rate of recidivism may be reduced with the involvement of a substance abuse treatment regime. The Child Development...

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