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What Are Opioids?

What Are Opioids?

October 20, 2017

Opioid is the umbrella term for a network of drugs that affect the nervous system. From painkillers to heroin, find out more about the epidemic.

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Myth Breaking: Heavy Drinking and Heart Attacks

Myth Breaking: Heavy Drinking and Heart Attacks

October 18, 2017

Small amounts of alcohol may provide some protection against heart attacks. However, excessive drinking puts you at high risk for heart disease and death.

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What Is HALT in Recovery?

What Is HALT in Recovery?

October 12, 2017

Real recovery is lifelong and self-aware. The HALT principle helps us assess our current state-of-being and make choices that move us forward in recovery.

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How to Help an Alcoholic

How to Help an Alcoholic

October 10, 2017

You can’t save them, but there are specific actions you can take to help a loved one with alcohol use disorder get the help they need.

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Thin Places | Wilderness Treatment for Addiction Recovery

Thin Places | Wilderness Treatment for Addiction Recovery

October 5, 2017

Looking for deep transformation through nature-based therapy? Wilderness treatment is a powerful approach to addiction recovery.

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Alumni Program for Addiction Recovery

Alumni Program for Addiction Recovery

October 4, 2017

Why Is An Alumni Program Important for Addiction Recovery? You create relationships with people who deeply understand addiction You take…

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The Unfortunate Connection | Trauma and Addiction

The Unfortunate Connection | Trauma and Addiction

September 28, 2017

Trauma will drive a person to addiction, and ultimately you cannot find recovery until both the past and the present find healing.

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Sober Living After Residential Treatment

Sober Living After Residential Treatment

September 25, 2017

Is sober living the right step for you or your loved one on their journey to recovery? Here are 4 common questions to help you make the right choice.

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Job Alert

Job Alert

September 22, 2017

Now Hiring: Drug and Alcohol Counselor First Steps Recovery is a drug and alcohol treatment facility in the foothills of Clovis, CA.We…

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Depression and Addiction

Depression and Addiction

September 19, 2017

Addiction and depression seem to go hand-in-hand. Here’s more on how they interact to create a painful cycle that must be broken.

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