A Guide to a Healthy, Alcohol and Drug Free Thanksgiving

Creating healthy habits during the holidays is important to any lifestyle. Particularly it is critical for anyone in recovery or for those contemplating treatment for a substance use disorder. Adopting mindful practices helps people maintain a commitment to sober living and manifest good habits while in treatment. Experts with Addiction Recovery Care outline ways to […]

Casey’s Law: The truth about involuntary commitment

Let me debunk a myth of addiction. You’ve probably heard that an addict must “want to get clean”, or that they need to reach some sort of “bottom,” in order to be successful at treatment. This is not true. There have been studies that show high-pressure treatment, court orders, jail rehabs, and motivation from child […]