Addiction Blog

Cutting the Damaging Ties between Anger and Addiction

Cutting the Damaging Ties between Anger and Addiction

Written By Detoxes - January 20th, 2017
Anger is a forceful emotion that can be a leading cause of relapse in early recovery. This is why controlling anger is an important aspect... Read More
Sculpting a New You with Addiction Art Therapy Programs

Sculpting a New You with Addiction Art Therapy Programs

Written By Detoxes - January 18th, 2017
There is no secretive magic pill or one therapy to cure all addictions. It just isn’t feasible. Yes, addiction is a disease but it is... Read More
Emotional Sobriety, Or Why I Don’t Dip Into the Basket

Emotional Sobriety, Or Why I Don’t Dip Into the Basket

Written By Detoxes - January 16th, 2017
When I got sober, I was pretty sure all that was required of me was that I avoid injecting drugs and that I give up... Read More
Baby Steps Series: The Second Step

Baby Steps Series: The Second Step

Written By Detoxes - January 12th, 2017
So, by the time I reached my 30-day mark in sobriety from all mind- and mood-altering substances, I had stumbled my way relatively unscathed through... Read More
The Pursuit of Perfection in Sobriety

The Pursuit of Perfection in Sobriety

Written By Detoxes - January 10th, 2017
“Perfect is the enemy of good.” Often attributed to the French philosopher and writer Voltaire, this quote stems from another idea expressed thousands of years... Read More