Managing Depression During Addiction Recovery

During a drug or alcohol addiction, you are not truly dealing with any depression you may have. Using alcohol and drugs is essentially a very unhealthy way to numb your feelings, in which they can come out during addiction recovery. Managing…
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The Direct Link Between Thinking Errors and Addiction

Thinking errors: we all have them. They affect some people more severely than others. Individuals who struggle with substance abuse are particularly vulnerable to turning mild thinking errors into irrational thoughts (known as cognitive…
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Dealing with Anxiety and Depression Without Using

Friends aren't the only temptations a recovering addict has to face. At addiction treatment centers, trained individuals understand triggers come on various levels including the temptation to use during times when a person is feeling stressed…