Addiction Treatment and the Recovery Process

Posted By: on September 07, 2016
By Matt GonzalesDrug addiction can become a chronic disease that affects your physical and mental health, job status and relationships. Once you're hooked on a drug, your whole life can revolve around it.Substance use disorders are common in the United States. Heroin use in particular has skyrocketed in recent years. From 2002 to 2013, heroin-related overdose deaths nearly quadrupled, per the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Additionally, the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Al

How Relational Boundaries Help You Deal With Difficult People

Posted By: on June 09, 2016
There will always be a difficult but necessary person in your life. He or she might be at work, at school, or around the neighborhood. It might also feel like sometimes you are the only one who is having a hard time working with them. It is too easy to let such a person affect you and ruin your day. You should focus less on how they are interfering with your life and more on how to better cope with them. It might not be possible to change people but it is possible to deal with them. The first