woman is married to an addict

Married to an Addict

Because individuals change over time, relationships also change. It’s a natural occurrence. But sometimes, a person in a relationship changes because of the influence of a substance use disorder. This can feel alienating to those around the individuals who care for them. Friends, loved ones, and family can all experience estrangement. Addiction doesn’t just affect…

people using ocean therapy for addiction

Ocean Therapy for Addiction

Evidence-based and holistic treatments, like cognitive and dialectic behavioral therapy and ocean therapy, are commonly used during recovery. Treatments like ocean therapy can help improve your ability to manage stress and provide you with a healthy coping strategy during recovery. Tens of millions of Americans struggle with a substance abuse or mental health disorder. Roughly 1…

woman suffers from an ayahuasca addiction

Fighting an Ayahuasca Addiction?

All psychoactive substances have the potential for abuse. Substance abuse disorders are relatively common, with more than 10% of Americans meeting the criteria for a substance abuse disorder annually. Addiction is also deadly, as overdoses are now the most common cause of accidental death in the United States. Addiction is a chronic condition, which means…