09/11/2017

Professionals working in the field of mental health are often asked how they separate, or manage, their own emotions from the people and situations they encounter regularly. Some questions I’ve been asked; “Don’t you get sad? How can you just...

09/11/2017

As parents, we try to prepare our children for the real world the best that we can and we hope to excite them for all the wonderful possibilities that lie ahead. For instance, as we prepare to put our kindergartner...

09/11/2017

We live in an age where we are subjected to the newest technological advances and gadgets, where information is only a swipe or search away- Just Google It! It is certainly a time that has led to the digital globalization...

09/11/2017

Many studies have suggested that adding exercise to addiction treatment, which can include counseling, self-help support groups and/or medication, can strengthen the effects of recovery. In the early stages of recovery, individuals have reported feeling physically ill, weak, and unmotivated....

09/11/2017

Substance use treatment is continuing to evolve to better meet the needs of struggling individuals and families. Once substance use treatment is initiated, it can be implied that an individual has already begun to face the many challenges of addiction....

09/11/2017

There has been a lot of controversy in the media recently over the use and distribution of e-cigarettes, more specifically, the growing number of adolescents “vaping.” The social acceptability of e-cigarettes among adolescents has far exceeded traditional cigarettes. This acceptability...