Finding Help

Finding Help

Although many drug addicts and alcoholics have been to numerous treatment centers, they still deny having a problem. The result? Their condition continues to deteriorate, and the impact on family, friends and co-workers grows ever more devastating. By Charles...
Chasing Illusions

Chasing Illusions

Addiction did not fully hit until my early 40’s. My alcoholic brain kept telling me that I was too good to be addicted to anything. But deep down, I knew I was and had known since I was 21 or 22 years old. Addiction was for lesser people. Not the Great Shayne (an ego...
How to Survive the Holidays with Addiction

How to Survive the Holidays with Addiction

The holidays can be an enjoyable time of the year for many, but for those battling addiction, this can be the most stressful season. Many fight anxieties that stem from personal experiences, family drama and social interactions involving substances that are demons...
Addiction – A State of Emergency

Addiction – A State of Emergency

As most of you know, the federal government has declared the Opioid Epidemic a National State of Emergency. That was some time ago and to our knowledge, a plan to accompany this state of emergency has not come to fruition. Approximately 150 people are dying every day...