Feature Articles

Josie and Jim Herndon

Letter from the Editors

The holiday season is coming upon us with great blessings in tow. As the weather cools, we are surrounded by the warmth ...
Wednesday, November 19, 2014/Author: Josie and Jim Herndon/Number of views (128)/Comments (0)/
Greg Liotta, MSW

Where Are All The Black People: Diversity & the Changing Face of Recovery

"Do I have to have an open mind on this one?” He’s one of the brightest, emotionally intelligent men I ...
Friday, November 14, 2014/Author: Greg Liotta, MSW/Number of views (306)/Comments (0)/
Patricia O’Gorman, PhD

Why Your Girly Thoughts Are Harmful to You . . . and What You Can Do About Them!

Have you ever wondered, as I have, why women are more represented among those who use psychotherapy? Do women really have ...
Friday, November 14, 2014/Author: Patricia O’Gorman, PhD/Number of views (195)/Comments (0)/
Categories: Gender Specific
Connie Miller

Souldrama: A Spiritual Awakening Within the Group

Step12. Having had a spiritual awakening as the result of these steps, we tried to carry this message to others suffering ...
Friday, November 14, 2014/Author: Connie Miller/Number of views (159)/Comments (0)/
Categories: Spirituality
Tian Dayton



When it comes to treating trauma, the body needs to be involved for full feeling and healing to occur. Simply moving the ...
Friday, November 14, 2014/Author: Tian Dayton/Number of views (138)/Comments (0)/

Articles Of Interest

Tom North

Meditation: Healing the Scars from Child Abuse, Domestic Violence, PTSD and More

Meditation saved my life.     My father, Richard North, died in a Navy jet test flight crash when I was six ...
Friday, November 14, 2014/Author: Tom North/Number of views (126)/Comments (0)/
Carol Teitelbaum

The Beautiful Face of Recovery

Betty Ford saved many women’s lives – women she never met. Thanks to her honesty and willingness to express ...
Friday, November 14, 2014/Author: Carol Teitelbaum/Number of views (134)/Comments (0)/
Categories: Gender Specific
Samira Noorali

Movement against a dangerous Blue Cross policy requires impact statements from victims

In the last few years, a faulty health insurance policy has cost several addicts and mentally ill individuals their ...
Friday, November 14, 2014/Author: Samira Noorali/Number of views (127)/Comments (0)/
Categories: Advocacy
Dan Howard

Medical Professionals at Risk for Substance Abuse

Prescription drug abuse, rampant among all demographics, is also affecting the medical community. A recent review ...
Friday, November 14, 2014/Author: Dan Howard/Number of views (124)/Comments (0)/
Categories: Addiction Medicine
Friday, November 14, 2014/Author: Maria Gray/Number of views (149)/Comments (0)/
Categories: Spirituality

Featured Member Articles

Addiction Therapeutic Services

Addiction Therapeutic Services Intensive Outpatient Program and Sober Living

Addiction Therapeutic Services Intensive Outpatient Program (ATS) is located amidst lovely mountains and the lively atmosphere of downtown Palm Springs. It is an ideal place for those who are ...
Saturday, November 15, 2014/Author: Addiction Therapeutic Services/Number of views (127)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
Hearthstone House

Hearthstone House

Hearthstone House Structured Living is located just minutes from Palm Springs, California and offers a comfortable, family-like setting for its clients.   It also features a dedicated ...
Friday, November 14, 2014/Author: Hearthstone House/Number of views (135)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating

Book Club

Spirit Recovery Medicine Bag: A Transformational Guide for Living Happy, Joyous, and Free
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Trauma Made Simple: Competencies in Assessment, Treatment and Working with Survivors
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Jamie Marich PhD
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Dopamine For Dinner
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Being Sober: A Step-by-Step Guide to Getting To, Getting Through, and Living in Recovery
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Harry Haroutunian
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