Addiction Glossary

Peer Pressure, Teens and Drugs

By |May 22nd, 2018|

When teens face peer pressure from their friends in and out of school, it influences the choices they make. A child’s friends play a substantial role in their d [...]

The Benefits of Holistic Addiction Treatment

By |May 9th, 2018|

Holistic treatment is an increasingly available option for a wide range of illnesses. Holistic treatment incorporates traditional and evidence-based, alternativ [...]

What is Seroquel?

By |April 29th, 2018|

Is a family member taking Seroquel? Perhaps you are wondering, what is Seroquel? Seroquel is the common name for an anti-psychotic drug that is referred to medi [...]

What are Benzodiazepines (Benzos)?

By |April 26th, 2018|

Benzodiazepines are a class of prescription medication used to treat conditions that cause excessive nerve activity in the brain. They work by affecting the bra [...]

Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing – EMDR

By |March 28th, 2018|

Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Therapy, or EMDR, has historically been used to treat trauma-induced disorders such as post-traumatic stress disor [...]