What was your identity before using drugs and alcohol?What was your
identity in active addiction? Have you connected to a new sense of self in
your sobriety?In this episode, Shane Ramer details the identity crisis he
suffered after quitting alcohol and drugs, and how taking his two-year-old
o a hardcore punk show made him feel like he was finally on his way back
home to his true self.
There is a new addiction website online with a wonderful idea behind it. And that idea is to use the strategies of “addiction heroes” (those people who have at least one year of sobriety) to help others struggling with alcohol, drug...
A team led by Case Western Reserve researchers has identified a promising approach to lowering relapse rates among youths addicted to illegal drugs or alcohol. These findings were posted online this month in the journal Alcoholism: ...
Drug addicts or alcoholics can find help and self treatment with SMART Recovery. We cover the program basics talking with SMART Recovery President and licensed clinical psychologist Tom Horvath, Ph.D. here.
Melanoma is a killer. So is alcoholism and drug abuse. Did you ever think they were connected? A new study shows that the brains of people who say they're addicted to tanning act a lot like those of alcoholics and drug addicts. Mayb...