drug addiction

How Do I Know If I Need Drug Rehab?

How Do I Know If I Need Drug Rehab?

How Do I Know If Drug Rehab Is For Me? Answer these 5 Questions to see if you need to check into a drug rehabilitation center Considering drug rehab? Not sure if drug rehabilitation is the best treatment for you? If so, you’re not alone. In fact, according to the...

read more
How to Tell Your Children You’re Going to Drug Rehab

How to Tell Your Children You’re Going to Drug Rehab

Deciding to go to rehab is a monumental step towards your recovery. What about your children? Should you tell your children you’re going to drug rehab? Whether they are teenagers, toddlers or adults it’s hard to explain where you’re going. How can you explain drug...

read more
Failed Anti-Drug PSA’s From the 80’s

Failed Anti-Drug PSA’s From the 80’s

We have all seen the slew on anti-drug PSA’s throughout the years, some of them have gone down in history as jokes, and others are still referenced to this day. Anti-drug public service announcements have covered everything from marijuana, crack cocaine to...

read more
Addiction: The Brain Hijacker

Addiction: The Brain Hijacker

“At first, addiction is maintained by pleasure, but the intensity of this pleasure gradually diminishes, and the addiction is then maintained by the avoidance of pain.” – Frank Tallis Watch Episode 1: Addiction The Hijacker The Addiction Policy has started a new video...

read more
Addiction: Disease or Choice?

Addiction: Disease or Choice?

Is Addiction a Disease or a Choice?  The stigma of addiction and drug and alcohol rehab is associated with the misconceptions behind why people suffer from chemical dependency issues. For years, society has attributed addiction to a moral deficiency or weakness in...

read more
Healthy Activity Ideas for Recovery

Healthy Activity Ideas for Recovery

When a new patient enters GateHouse Treatment for the first time, we work with them through every step of the process to help as guidance in their addiction recovery treatment. One of the most important tools at our drug addiction center is to teach relapse prevention...

read more

Categories