Myths

There are many myths surrounding addiction and recovery. Debunk the fallacies and learn the truth.
Drug Addiction

Busted: Debunking The Myth That Drugs Enhance Musical Creativity

Debunking the long-running notion in popular culture that the use of drugs fosters creativity, notably amongst musicians.
Alcohol

The Queen's Gambit: How Accurately Does it Portray Addiction?

Have you watched The Queen’s Gambit? We asked people our recovery community what they thought of the show and this is what they had to say.
Drug Addiction

5 Myths About Addiction

There are many misconceptions and generalizations about addiction. Learn about myths impacting public perceptions of the disease and why they are untrue.
Alcohol

Are You Struggling with Substance Abuse?

Explore this compilation of blog posts to uncover facts about addiction and determine whether you are struggling with substance abuse.
Recovery

12 Misconceptions About 12 Step Meetings

False assumptions about 12 Step meetings are common. Discover myths about the program and how it actually benefits those recovering from addiction.
Addiction Treatment

Art Therapy As Part of Addiction Treatment

Art therapy is an effective but often misunderstood form of addiction treatment. Learn to separate the myths about this wellness practice from the facts.
Recovery

Relapse Myths and How to Protect Your Recovery

People in recovery for drug and alcohol addiction often fear relapse. Learning the myths about relapse can help you maintain sobriety and strengthen your recovery.
Drug Addiction

Can Addiction Be Cured?

Though many consider addiction to be voluntary, it is a chronic brain disease with no cure, but it can be treated. Learn more about how the disease works and how you can manage it in the long term.
Drug Addiction

5 Common Misconceptions About Addiction

Not all addicted individuals fit the stereotypes about how drug and alcohol users look and behave. Here we separate the facts about addiction from myths.