Addiction is a complex issue that can affect anyone, regardless of their background or social standing. Shame and guilt are often intertwined with addiction, making it difficult for individuals to seek help and take the first steps toward recovery. In this blog, we will dive deep into understanding the role of shame in addiction and how it affects individuals. We will also discuss how self-talk plays a crucial role in addiction recovery and provides tools to overcome negativity and shame associated with addiction.
The road to recovery from trauma-related addiction can often feel isolating and challenging. Studies show that community support plays a significant role in overcoming such trials.
This article will provide insights on how fostering resilience through community connections can aid the healing process for those battling with addiction. Keep reading, this might be your lifeline on the path to recovery.
Addiction can have a devastating impact on relationships, and one of the most significant casualties is often trust. Substance abuse can lead to broken promises, dishonesty, and neglect, all of which can erode the foundation of trust in any relationship. If you or someone you … Read more
Managing mental health and addiction is no easy feat. It can be challenging to identify when one condition triggers the other in a patient. This co-occurrence of mental illness and addiction is called Dual Diagnosis. People who suffer from dual diagnosis are often misunderstood and … Read more
Addiction can be a daunting and isolating experience, exacerbated by the stigmas attached to it. Society’s judgment and lack of understanding only make it harder for individuals to seek the help they need. In this blog, we will delve into the deep-rooted stigmas surrounding addiction … Read more
Trauma and addiction often go hand in hand, creating a complex web that can be difficult to untangle. In this blog, we will explore the deep link between trauma and addiction, delving into the origins of trauma and its intersection with substance abuse. Through case … Read more
Is Depression Normal? Many people will suffer a bout of depression, due to life events, such as losing a job, losing a loved one (that includes pets), or just a general sense of unhappiness when deciding what you will do with the rest of your … Read more