Overcoming Drug Addiction

An Introduction to Overcoming Drug Addiction

The United States of America is going through a crisis. Motor vehicle crashes are no longer the main cause of accidental death. They have a new public health emergency: opioid overdose. SAMHSA’s National Survey on Drug Use and Health concluded that 22.5 million American citizens needed treatment for illicit substance abuse in 2014. That accounts […]

Story of Trauma

Conquering those Golden Arches

Conquering those Golden Arches I can’t believe I am doing this again. Pulling up to the drive thru window, I wonder the true source of my incessant hunger. My clandestine visits to fast food chains had increased steadily during my senior year of high school. Trips to the grocery store or various other errands usually […]

Alcohol Recovery

Alcohol Recovery Hope

Finding Alcohol Recovery Hope After Years of Consequences Alcohol and drug addiction can lead us down the rabbit hole, causing a domino affect of negative consequences. It may be gradual or it can happen very quickly, but no matter what, addiction has nothing promising to offer. The only good news that I have ever heard […]