Oct 20 2017

Recovery courts divert vets from jail, into treatment

For nearly 30 years, drug courts – sometimes called “recovery courts” have offered a treatment alternative to jail for criminal defendants who are addicted to drugs and alcohol. More recently, local court systems across the U.S. have been developing a new type of recovery court, tailored to meet the...
Jun 20 2017

All cold turkey everything – Quitting smoking can increase chance of sobriety

Almost any addiction treatment provider will tell you that a strong support system is key to finding success in recovery. And for many users, support comes 20 to a box, 200 to a carton. Smoking cigarettes has long been associated with substance abuse as studies have shown that people with substance ...