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Attachment Theory: Childhood Blueprint For Adult Behavior

2020-05-27T18:11:54-07:00

Attachment Theory: A Childhood Blueprint The Attachment Theory argues that a strong emotional and physical bond to one primary caregiver in our first years of life, is critical to our development. If our bonding is strong and we are securely attached, then we feel safe to explore the world. We know there is always [...]

Attachment Theory: Childhood Blueprint For Adult Behavior2020-05-27T18:11:54-07:00

Spirituality

2020-05-06T11:47:50-07:00

Spirituality Some of people use the term spirituality to describe a sense of inner or moral strength. Others use it to describe their belief in God.  While others again use it to describe the relationship between oneself and the things beyond them. For those who are new to recovery and for many who’ve been [...]

Spirituality2020-05-06T11:47:50-07:00

Welcome To The Family…Disease

2020-05-06T11:32:34-07:00

Welcome To The Family...Disease There is a direct link between family relationships and the potential for the development of adolescent substance abuse.  It has been shown that teens who were more likely to become addicts generally demonstrated a less close relationship with their parents than other young people.  One explanation may be that parents [...]

Welcome To The Family…Disease2020-05-06T11:32:34-07:00

Can An Addict Change?

2020-04-17T14:38:03-07:00

Can An Addict Change? Many addicts say,  ‘I am an addict.’ They admit it, but it’s only lip service. They don’t really accept it down in their soul. They don’t accept it wholeheartedly, and so somewhere down the road there will be doubt, a moment when they think ‘I can do just one hit’ or [...]

Can An Addict Change?2020-04-17T14:38:03-07:00

The Sober Partners College Scholarship – Last Day to Apply!

2019-12-10T13:41:29-08:00

Today is the deadline for The Sober Partners College Scholarship applications.  If you haven't applied yet, today is your last chance to apply for $1000 in financial aid for the spring semester of college. Sober Partners® | $1000 College Scholarship Sober Partners® is excited to offer our $1000 College Scholarship.  Our [...]

The Sober Partners College Scholarship – Last Day to Apply!2019-12-10T13:41:29-08:00

Drugs Behind Bars Increases Drug Addiction

2019-10-16T18:04:20-07:00

Drugs Behind Bars Increases Drug Addiction Sad | and unfortunately, TRUE! Tough laws on drug possession and small time dealers has meant a skyrocketing number of Americans in prison for drug-related offenses. It has also meant an ironic situation, in which those incarcerated for crimes caused by addiction to drugs are still able to [...]

Drugs Behind Bars Increases Drug Addiction2019-10-16T18:04:20-07:00

7 Characters Dying for Rehab

2019-10-16T05:56:37-07:00

7 Characters Dying for Rehab Art | imitating Life! Movie and television characters are often times extensions of the writers who create them. Based on that fact, and these seven characters, one could easily assume that Hollywood writers are all coked-up drunks. While not every character struggles with addiction (as many of them seem to [...]

7 Characters Dying for Rehab2019-10-16T05:56:37-07:00

Addiction is Poisonous | What are the warning signs?

2019-10-16T19:09:07-07:00

Addiction is Poisonous | What are the warning signs? Enlightenment | addiction requires your full attention It takes years to nurture a well developed addiction. You're damn good at it! Why quit now? Well, you just need to watch the daily news to see celebrities and non-celebrities; rich and poor; women and men; teens and [...]

Addiction is Poisonous | What are the warning signs?2019-10-16T19:09:07-07:00