I have been an alcoholic for the better part of 20 years. Since college, I recall abusing alcohol while also..
Service work is an important part of recovery – from our 12th step of carrying the AA message to our..
The connection between substance use disorders (SUD) and co-occurring mental health disorders is well documented. According to the National Institute on..
When you hear the word “addict,” what image pops into your mind? It’s probably not a nurse or a lawyer,..
June is Pride Month, during which we celebrate the culture and history of the LGBTQIA+ community with open affirmation, parades,..
“The opposite of addiction is connection.” – Johann Hari When in recovery, those who suffer from substance use disorder are..
On Sunday mornings, Parkdale’s patients wake up early, strap on their boots, and head to the Reins of Life horse..
Perhaps the biggest myth about drug and alcohol addiction , also called substance use disorder, is that those who are..
12 step programs, such as Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) and Narcotics Anonymous (NA), have been helping people recover from addiction for over 80 years…
Everyone needs to practice self-compassion—but unfortunately, many people struggle to do it in their daily lives. University of Sheffield researchers discovered..