Smoking Addiction FactsOf all addictive drugs, nicotine is one of the most widely used. The use of nicotine stems from the smoking tobacco, which is mainly found in cigarettes. While most people think that cigarette smokin...February 8, 2013
Drug Addiction FactsMost people believe that drug addiction stems from someone that lacks morals or the willpower to say ‘no’ to using illicit substances. While the initial decision to take drugs is typically a voluntary...February 5, 2013
The Agenda-Setting ChartThe Agenda-Setting Chart is a tool that helps someone set several goals, the achievement of which will help him or her accomplish a larger, long-term goal.
This chart is especially useful when the ma...January 15, 2013
Helping an addict navigate the holidaysThe holidays are often a joyous time, but for an addict, they can be stressful.
Situations abound where there is alcohol, stressors come more into focus and money is often a concern around this time...December 18, 2012
Curing an Addiction with Emotional Freedom TechniquesIf you’ve ever seen someone practicing Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFTs), you may have thought this person was acting rather oddly. The techniques are not for the easily embarrassed, but they do see...December 13, 2012
Letting Go of a Past AddictionOnce you’ve managed to break free from an addiction, another obstacle awaits you: letting go of the bad memories associated with the addict you used to be. Focusing on what you lost and who you hurt c...December 3, 2012
Children of Drug & Alcohol Addicted ParentsAccording to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, having a parent who is addicted to drugs or alcohol can lead to lifelong problems if the child or teen doesn’t receive help and support.
About 25 per...November 27, 2012
How to Change an Addictive PersonalityWhile everyone is prone to developing an addiction, some are more prone than others because they have what is referred to as an addictive personality. People with this type of personality are more sus...November 20, 2012
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