Safe and Effective Strategies for Alcohol Detox
While you may be tempted to detox on your own, an at-home detox does not provide the same level of support or safety as a supervised program. Here are three safe ways to start on a path to addiction recovery through safe, supported detox.
How to Help a Spouse Struggling With Substance Use
If you have a spouse that is struggling with substance use, how can you help them and yourselves? Here are five ways.
How to Approach a Family Member About Their Substance Use
If your family member or loved one is experiencing challenges with their use of drugs or alcohol, read on for tips on how to best assist them.
Woman finds success at Forward Recovery in addiction battle following post-rehab struggle
Marie Miller is expecting her first child — a son — in three months. There is noticeable excitement in her voice and that beautiful pregnancy glow about her. After suffering…
Forward Recovery psychologist reacts to San Diego-area synagogue shooting
A Saturday shooting at a Poway, California, synagogue killed a 60-year-old woman and wounded several other people, news outlets reported. The city’s mayor, Steve Vaus, told CNN he considered the…
Slim Shady celebrates: Eminem marks 11 years of sobriety
Eminem put down the alcohol and the drugs 11 years ago and is celebrating. Dr. Renee Solomon, a psychologist and the CEO of Los Angeles drug and alcohol addiction rehabilitation…
Federal illegal opioid prescription bust shows dangerous betrayal of doctor-patient trust
Sixty physicians and pharmacists from Kentucky and Ohio were charged last week with illegally distributing opioid prescriptions in a crackdown federal prosecutors called the biggest of its sort in U.S….