Americans love Thanksgiving. But for someone with an eating disorder, the holiday can be stressful and overwhelming.
There’s no doubt that partying is a favorite activity among high-school and college students. But now, more and more schools are embracing sobriety, and setting their students on the road to recovery.
Wilderness therapy programs provide hands-on interventions for adolescents and young adults in recovery
A good stiff drink is a go-to societal solution for staving off awkward silences in the dating scene. But what if you're drinking Diet Coke?
Washington D.C., Oregon legalize pot, Florida rejects medical marijuana
With more states legalizing marijuana for medical and recreational use, the country needs to consider the real health affects of the drug.
From the high-profile CEO to the edgy entrepreneur, some people seem to be doing it all, without breaking a sweat. But really, they’ve tapped into a few key strategies that you can use, too.
When a child suffers through addiction many parents believe they can offer a quick fix. But it isn’t that simple.
Panicked by piles? Simple advice for taking charge by cutting down.
Are you hungry, angry, lonely or tired? Here’s why addressing these feelings is crucial to your recovery.
A (sober) trip to Bali was the perfect way for this author to repair herself
Debunking the addiction story
By Barb Schmidt ||There is an extraordinary force that helps perpetuate all addiction. I call it the Addiction Story. This is the story you tell yourself that builds the case for continuing your addictive behavior. Read More.... ..
Breaking Bad, Or, Ending the "What Ifs"
- Alan Alda
By Dr. Harris Stratyner, Ph.D || First, we must understand that "existentialism" involves a philosophy that defines the meaning of life by what people do in life and the consequences of their actions... Read More...
By Michelle Horton || If you've ever been stuck in a hard place, wondering the right thing or the best thing to do, it helps to shift perspectives. Read More...