Top 5 Self-Help Books with Life-Changing Secrets  

Top Self Help Books

Top 5 Self-Help Books with Life Changing Secrets How to jump out of the box & start living the life you love By Stephanie Bridgeman Are you ready to live your miracle life?  Do you want to create a better life—but you don’t quite know what’s your next best step?  Is it challenging to set […]

State Licensing for Substance Abuse Treatment

We have compiled a national list of the state licensing entities for Substance Abuse Treatment. We always recommend to check with the respective states licensing body when considering an inpatient or outpatient substance abuse treatment center. SAMHSA’s National Helpline 1-800-662-HELP SAMSHA TREATMENT LOCATOR   State Licensing for Substance Abuse Treatment:   Website State Alabama Department […]

Getting Help For Addiction

Who Needs Help For Addiction? Anyone can be in need of help for addiction. It could be your neighbor, teacher, best friend, favorite bartender, child’s sports coach– anyone. Unfortunately, most of the addicts and alcoholics that need the most help for addiction can’t recognize it. At least not right away. Either they don’t realize it, or […]

How Do You Know If You Need To Stop Drinking?

For most people, the question of “if” they should stop drinking isn’t necessary. Rather, they just always know when to stop drinking. Anyone who consumes a healthy amount of alcohol generally knows the feeling when they reach their limit. They can easily stop drinking alcohol with no internal argument. Others, however, pay no mind to such […]

What is Dual Diagnosis?

What is Dual Diagnosis Treatment? Treatment for dual diagnosis is a relatively new approach for those people who receive a “dual diagnosis.”  Dual means “two separate disorders” that may be occurring at the same time. This treatment is meant to treat “dual diagnosis,” which is also called “co-occurring disorders” according to the webpage:  “Substance Abuse and Mental […]

Dual Diagnosis

What is Dual Diagnosis? There is no easy answer to this question. That’s because no two dual diagnosis cases are the same! If you break down the dual word diagnosis, there’s a clue to its meaning.  Dual means “two,” which means that dual diagnosis happens when someone who has two co-occurring disorders, at one time. But […]

Bipolar Disorder

What is Bipolar Disorder? A simplified definition of bipolar disorder or manic-depressive illness is when a person has wild swings of mood shifts.  This means that there are usually manic episodes when a person feels “high” then crashes into sadness or depression.  Sometimes, people who suffer from bipolar disorder show psychotic symptoms: from talking to people […]