How Do I Find a 9-to-5 Job after Rehab?

Although addiction can end careers, studies show that recovery puts people ahead of the game professionally. Statistics show that people who complete treatment are more likely to get hired and are also paid higher salaries. Workplace Reentry: Key Preparation It is essential to gain the right mindset before you start a job search. That is … Read more

The Relief of Not Being in Complete Control

Few people desire to have addiction issues, but many people who experience significant trauma find their solace by developing controlling behaviors. In fact, the earlier in life someone experiences a traumatic experience, the less experience they have to handle this problem in a good way, which means they may respond in an unhealthy way. For … Read more

7 Best Ways to Prepare for Someone Coming Home from Rehab

Addiction is not an isolated event: the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD) shares that, “just as the addict is responsible for their own recovery, [families] are responsible for their own recovery…Because addiction hurts the whole family, it is absolutely essential that solutions are designed to restore the whole family” (“Family Disease”). Restoring … Read more

3 Arguments in Favor of Rehab

When an addict looks at her treatment options, it is important to remember that every addict’s needs are different, which means your treatment will vary from any other person’s. However, the longer and more intense the addiction, the longer and more intense treatment someone will typically need to recover. Furthermore, regardless of a particular program’s … Read more