What is Addictive Personality Disorder?

What is Addictive Personality Disorder?

Having addictive personality disorder (APD) does not mean your teen is someone addicted to drugs and alcohol. Teens exhibiting addictive behavior to things that are not drugs or alcohol are classified as having an addictive personality disorder. An obsession that leaves you unable to stop and will constantly seek ways to do so for example […]

The benefits of canine detection in drug rehabs

The benefits of canine detection in drug rehabs

As the owner of two renowned rehabs, The Cove Center for Recovery and Inspirations for Youth and Families, I take clients trying to smuggle drugs or other items into our facilities seriously. Addiction is a serious disease that takes hold of your better judgment leading you to commit some of your most questionable decisions. We’ve […]

5 Things no recovering addict wants to hear

5 Things no recovering addict wants to hear

Recovery is a battle and the power words have on a person in recovery is tremendous. Your compliments or criticisms can be a source of motivation or discouragement. Statements you consider harmless could influence someone in recovery to do their best or god forbid relapse. Here are some things that no recovering addicts wants to […]

Are marijuana withdrawal symptoms real?

Are marijuana withdrawal symptoms real?

Marijuana has become one of the most debated topics over the last few years. Whether it should banned or not, is it addictive and many other topics are being discussed. A topic that few discuss is if marijuana has withdrawal effects. What is withdrawal? Withdrawal is a group of signs and symptoms that result from […]