What is an Opioid?

By |February 28th, 2018|

There is a lot of discussion in the news regarding opioids and the rising rates of opioid addiction. This may leave you wondering, what is an opioid?  The Oxfor [...]

Substance Abuse Treatment in Austin, Texas

By |February 27th, 2018|

Millions of Americans of all ages and backgrounds suffer from drug and alcohol addictions.  Thankfully, there are plenty of resources out to help those who are [...]

Living as the Spouse of an Alcoholic

By |February 21st, 2018|

Hi, my name is Lori. Unlike most who write for this website, I am neither an addict nor someone with expertise on addiction. What I am is the former spouse of a [...]

How Addiction Affects Children

By |February 17th, 2018|

Children don't always live the happy lives illustrated so often in movies and on TV. When a child observes their parents suffering from some addiction during th [...]

Opiates and Depression

By |February 13th, 2018|

Conversation regarding the growing opioid abuse situation in the United States is a hot topic these days. However, little discussion is happening that discusses [...]