Two recently published scientific studies have shed new light on the often confusing and conflicting information that we have on both marijuana and cocaine consumption, and are proving to be most informative and useful in tackling cases of drug addiction. Two recently published scientific studies … Read more about New cocaine and marijuana findings
It is believed that in order to fully tackle and treat addiction, deep-seated family troubles must be identified and addressed. It is easy for families to point the finger at the addict but in fact the whole family needs help, and the whole family system is likely to need change. Whether the family … Read more about A “Healing the Family” Workshop Could Be the Answer…
World-Renowned Addictions Expert Don Lavender Leads Seminar on Addiction at The Renewal Centre, Reading
Camino Recovery an Addiction Treatment centre base in Spain are offering GPs and Counsellors the opportunity to meet with Addictions Therapist Don Lavender BA M.Div for an education in Addiction at The Renewal Centre, Swallowfield. This seminar will run on Monday 11th February between 3-5pm. Don is … Read more about World-Renowned Addictions Expert Don Lavender Leads Seminar on Addiction at The Renewal Centre, Reading
Have you overdone it this Christmas? Throughout the festive season alcohol as well as other substances tend to be more readily available, with society more readily condoning antisocial behaviour brought on by intoxication. January is Love Your Liver Month and with the month drawing to an end, it … Read more about Love Your Liver Month!
With a combination of gloomy grey weather, post Christmas financial strains and shattered New Year’s resolutions, the third Monday in January is said to be the most depressing day of the year. The original date of ‘Blue Monday’ was mathematically calculated by Dr. Cliff Arnall, a researcher at … Read more about Blue Monday
It’s estimated that more than 25 percent of adolescents with substance use problems fit the diagnostic criteria for ADHD. But it's not just children affected by ADHD. Approximately 60 percent of children with ADHD in the United States alone become adults with ADHD; that’s about 4 percent of the … Read more about ADD / ADHD and Addiction: A common Link and the Solution