1. A letter from an addict

    Love your addict, know that they are sick, but don't let their sickness make you ill. If they could this is what they would tell you: (more…)…Read More

  2. Are you a sex addict?

    Do you have compulsive sexual thoughts? Are you wondering if your sexual compulsion is turning into a sex addiction? Are you engaging in harmful sexual behavior? A sex addiction can be a very real problem. (more…)…Read More

  3. Brain Disease Model of Addiction

    Medical research has shown that addiction is a brain disease. According to the disease model, addiction is cause by brain abnormalities and altered brain structure.  (more…)…Read More

  4. The Rise Of Synthetic Drugs In The US

    The use of synthetic drugs in the US has sharply increased.  It is being considered one of the most challenging substance abuse epidemics. Because the formulas of these substances are constantly changing, lawmakers are struggling to declare such drugs illegal. (more…)…Read More

  5. Detach with love

    Are you dealing with an addicted loved one? If you want to truly be helpful in a meaningful way, you will need to take a step back. (more…)…Read More

  6. Dealing with Relapse

    When a loved one is recovering from addiction, it is important to realize the possibility of relapse. Bumps on the road to recovery, are quite a standard part of the process.  (more…)…Read More

  7. Do you have a sex addiction?

    Does sex occupy your mind excessively? Are you engaging in sexual activity too much that it takes over your life? Do you often have uncontrollable urges? (more…)…Read More

  8. When family members press our buttons

    There is, for most of us, nobody is better at "pushing our buttons" than our own family members. Typically, we grant this power to upset us to nobody outside our own family. When family members press our buttons, a normal part of every family dynamic, it can move from nuisance to especially problem…Read More

  9. Can you be addicted to Internet games?

    Can you or somebody you love be addicted to Internet games? It sounds harmless — after all, it's just a game. And, for many people, it is just a game. But, not for everybody. Online gaming moves from fun to a real problem when you play compulsively, to the exclusion of other interests. Is your o…Read More