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Codependency and Addiction


The Dangers of Codependency and Addiction Mental Health America (MHA) defines codependency as “an emotional and behavioral condition that affects an individual’s ability to have a healthy, mutually satisfying relationship.” Codependency has also been described

Codependency and Addiction2021-09-22T09:21:48-04:00

Boundaries in Addiction Recovery


The Importance of Boundaries in a System Riddled with the Disease of Addiction We often hear, “nothing changes if nothing changes.” Sometimes easier said than done in a system that is being held hostage by

Boundaries in Addiction Recovery2021-09-22T09:32:50-04:00

How To Help Someone With Their Addiction


There is no definitive rulebook on how best to help someone with an addiction. No matter how obvious the addiction is, committing to get help for an addicted friend or relative you care about is

How To Help Someone With Their Addiction2021-09-22T09:09:11-04:00

How to help someone with PTSD


Understanding how to help someone with PTSD is challenging. Life is unpredictable and full of experiences that shape and define us. Whether positive or negative, most of what we go through in life will build

How to help someone with PTSD2021-09-21T14:16:04-04:00

Can PTSD Cause Addiction?


As we all know, the effects of major traumatic events in life can have a real, lasting impact on the human psyche. In extreme cases, the effects can cause such repeated pain developing into a

Can PTSD Cause Addiction?2021-01-20T12:51:01-05:00

Using Your HSA to Cover Drug Rehab


You may be ready to begin treating your drug addiction; this decision comes in different ways to different people and is often accompanied by a kind of relief: A hope that you will finally be

Using Your HSA to Cover Drug Rehab2021-05-13T11:20:27-04:00

How Much Does Rehab Cost?


The search for the right drug and alcohol rehab center can be a lot to digest, and there’s no doubt there have been thoughts about the expense associated with the service. Unfortunately, the frustrating

How Much Does Rehab Cost?2021-09-22T09:18:30-04:00