July 25, 2014 | Written by : Alastair Mordey
You don’t have to be the next Picasso in order for art to make a difference in your recovery. Here’s how anyone can use art to help maintain long-term sobriety.
July 24, 2014 | Written by : Alastair Mordey
Noah Levine, an American addictions counsellor, combines Buddhism and punk ideology in what he believes is a groundbreaking new treatment method.
July 23, 2014 | Written by : Alastair Mordey
Since January 1st, stores in Colorado have been legally selling marijuana to anyone over the age of 21. Some of the consequences, however, were quite unexpected.
July 22, 2014 | Written by : Alastair Mordey
Working on your recovery does not end when you leave your rehab centre. In fact, it is just the beginning. Getting used to living in the ‘real world’ again while maintaining a focus on your recovery can be very difficult. Many people are eager to get back to their jobs, their families, their relationships – making them top priority, whilst only ‘fitting in’ their recovery.
July 21, 2014 | Written by : Alastair Mordey
Despite massive efforts to end the stigma of addiction, the fact is - it still exists! Is it a good idea to share your addiction history in the workplace?