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The 5 S’s of Addiction Recovery Part 2: Supervision

By |2019-04-01T13:59:51-04:00March 3rd, 2019|Categories: Addiction Recovery|Tags: , , |

This blog addresses the second factor "supervision," which is integral to anyone's addiction recovery. Whether your goal is abstinence or moderation and harm reduction, these five factors (structure, supervision, spirituality, social support and substitution) are essential components of successful and healthy drug and alcohol and other addiction recovery.  What follows is Teddy Kradzinski's personal account through [...]

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Addiction counselors encourage colleges and others to support students in fighting the opioid crisis

By |2019-04-11T12:55:47-04:00January 2nd, 2018|Categories: Addiction Treatment|Tags: , , , |

Please read the Philly.com article here: http://www.philly.com/philly/opinion/commentary/colleges-temple-student-overdoses-counseling-recovery-20171221.html Or read a slightly longer version below: A Call to Brotherly Humanity: Two Philadelphia Addiction Professionals Grapple with What More We Need to Do Two drug overdose deaths in one week at Temple University strikes painfully at home as we learned about Michael Paytas and James Orlando who lost [...]

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How to Choose an Addiction Counselor

By |2019-04-01T14:02:03-04:00July 14th, 2017|Categories: Addiction Treatment|Tags: , , |

Whether your goal is to stop using alcohol or substances or to learn whether moderation, control and social use is appropriate for you, finding a professional both knowledgeable in addiction treatment and the underlying psychological factors of mental health can be a daunting task. If you are ready to choose abstinence or want to explore “harm [...]

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