Resources & Education

April 8th, 2018

What Should You Ask Before Choosing a Rehab?

When someone you love needs addiction treatment, there’s no time to waste. It’s important to ask the right questions to find the treatment center that will meet your needs. Read more “What Should You Ask Before Choosing a Rehab?”
June 22nd, 2017

Psychological vs. Physical Addiction

The disease of addiction has had an impact on a large percentage of our population. Read more “Psychological vs. Physical Addiction”
March 18th, 2016

Life After Rehab

How To Stay On the Road to Recovery and Prevent a Relapse Going through rehab is a tremendous challenge, but if you’re in a residential treatment program, you’ll have round-the-clock support. Read more “Life After Rehab”
March 10th, 2016

The Difficult Truth: The Real Reasons Why Kids Turn to Drugs and Alcohol

As parents, our most basic instincts are to protect our children, but how can we guard them every minute, of every day, from all of the dangers, temptations, and pressures that they will face? Read more “The Difficult Truth: The Real Reasons Why Kids Turn to Drugs and Alcohol”
February 10th, 2016

Should You Consider Going to Inpatient Rehab?

If you’ve started to realize that you have a problem with drugs or alcohol, that’s the first step to recovery. Read more “Should You Consider Going to Inpatient Rehab?”
February 5th, 2016

What Does It Mean to Hit Rock Bottom?

It’s said that most addicts won’t try to seek help until they’ve hit rock bottom. Read more “What Does It Mean to Hit Rock Bottom?”
January 23rd, 2016

How to tell if someone you love is abusing Rx pain pills?

If you discovered that someone you knew or loved was abusing opiates, would you be surprised? Read more “How to tell if someone you love is abusing Rx pain pills?”
December 5th, 2015

When Temporary Pain Becomes a Long-Term Addiction

Opioids are a class of drugs considered to be narcotic painkillers and are derived naturally or synthetically from the opium poppy. Read more “When Temporary Pain Becomes a Long-Term Addiction”
November 28th, 2015

Ask PKK: What is Tolerance?

Think about tragic celebrity deaths by overdose, like Cory Monteith and Philip Seymour Hoffman. Read more “Ask PKK: What is Tolerance?”
November 24th, 2015

What Happens To Your Brain When You Use Opiates?

You may be using opiates and not even know it. Prescription drugs like Vicodin, morphine, or codeine are opiates, and when used properly, they can be helpful for controlling pain, severe diarrhea, and acute coughing. Read more “What Happens To Your Brain When You Use Opiates?”

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