How to Stage an Intervention for an Alcoholic Family Member

Alcoholism is a devastating disease, one that is life-altering not just for the alcoholic but for everyone who loves him. In an attempt to improve the situation, many families find they will try anything in the hopes that it will help their alcoholic loved one to stop drinking, moderate their behavior under the influence, or improve their long-term prospects in … Read More

Stimulant Abuse in the Workplace

Gone are the days of the typical addict. There is no such thing. Though the media may have capitalized on the stereotype of the addicted person who is homeless, unemployed, and hallucinating while asking for spare change, the fact is that there are just as many addicts – if not more – who are functional and abusing drugs in an … Read More