Getting a Good Body Image in Recovery

Poor body image can play a role in recovery. Unfortunately, too many are affected by media images of an ″ideal″ body and may use amphetamines as a way to attain it. Others might try to drink away [...]

Behavioral Disorders and Addiction

Behavioral disorders that manifest as gambling, sex, shopping, or eating problems very often can be one part of a larger problem. Sometimes a behavioral problem is a mask for a substance abuse [...]

What is Cognitive Behavioral Therapy?

CBT Explained Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, also known as CBT, is a type of treatment that examines the relationship between feelings, behaviors and thoughts. People with mental illness or other [...]

To Keep or Not to Keep: Hoarding

Hoarding is a sub-type of obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD). One thing about hoarding that seems to be the most confusing to people is exactly was hoarding really is. The big question is where [...]

Self-Harm Awareness Day in November

November 30 is Self-Harm Awareness Day. This is a grassroots annual global awareness campaign that takes place on two different days, October 11 is the other day. It is very important to address [...]