Recognizing Teen Drug Use
Knowing the signs of teen drug use could save your child's life. Learn how to recognize the symptoms before it's too late.
Could You Be Prone to Addiction?
While it is impossible to determine who will and will not become addicted, there are certain risk factors that make you more prone to addiction.
Secrecy in Addiction
Recognizing that your loved one is struggling with addiction can be difficult. After all, those in active addiction go to great lengths to hide their substance use from those around them. Learn how to recognize the signs, common ways individuals hide their addiction, and why.
Is Your Loved One an Alcoholic?
The signs of addiction aren't always easy to recognize, especially when it comes to a loved one. Learn some common red flags of alcoholism and help your loved one get the help they need.
How Addiction Affects the Brain
While many see substance abuse as a choice, addiction is a chronic disease that impacts a large portion of society. Learn how this disease impacts the brain and what you can do to help.
What Are Common Signs of Mental Illness in Addiction?
Addressing mental health concerns is an important part of addiction treatment. Lisa Westerson, Assistant Clinical Director at Mountainside treatment center, shares common signs of mental illness and what you should do if you recognize these signs.
What is a High Functioning Alcoholic?
Approximately 30 percent of Americans suffer from an alcohol misuse disorder. Many of which are high functioning individuals with successful careers and family lives.