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5 S’s of Addiction Recovery Part 4: Social Support

By |2019-04-01T13:58:18-04:00March 3rd, 2019|Categories: Addiction Recovery|Tags: , , |

This blog addresses the fourth factor "social support," 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 [...]

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Interventions and their Role in Addiction Treatment

By |2019-04-01T14:00:21-04:00February 4th, 2018|Categories: Relationships|Tags: , , , , |

Previously published with permission by © Robert J. Chapman, PhD, Guest Blogger here for Jeremy Frank Associates Is a Rose by any Other Name Still a Rose?:A 21-Century Look at the Utility of Interventions in Addictions Treatment Interventions and Their Role in Addiction Treatment Addictions treatment has come a long way since Vern Johnson (1973) published his [...]

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3 Tips Only People Rebuilding Relationships After Addiction Will Understand

By |2019-04-01T14:00:44-04:00February 4th, 2018|Categories: Relationships|Tags: , , |

Substance abuse affects many facets of a person’s life that take time and energy to repair. Romantic relationships are not immune to the negative life impacts of addiction or other substance use disorders; in fact, addiction and infidelity often go hand-in-hand. But, the road to recovery can include repairing and rebuilding relationships. It is not an [...]

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