Outpatient vs. Inpatient Program

Outpatient vs. Inpatient Program

Deciding to live your life free of alcohol or drugs is the first step toward recovery. Next, you will have to decide which type of treatment is right for you. Both inpatient rehab and outpatient treatment can be effective at helping you achieve recovery; we compare...
Is Inpatient Rehab Right for Me?

Is Inpatient Rehab Right for Me?

Inpatient rehab involves living at a residential facility to receive treatment for drug or alcohol addiction. Although it offers many benefits, you may not be sure if this is the best option for your individual situation or if the time is even right to take this step....
Renewed Appreciation For Nature

Renewed Appreciation For Nature

As I sit down to write this blog, I am just a few feet away from the gurgling brook I recently discovered while driving one of the many delightful back roads in the Peterborough-Kawartha Lakes region. Surrounding it are lovely birch and maple and oak trees, and a...
Is My Spouse Drinking Too Much?

Is My Spouse Drinking Too Much?

Ever ask yourself the question: “Is my spouse drinking too much?” They are drinking more than they have in a while. They stop at the bar on the way home from work for a few. You may notice alcohol on their breath every so often and you had no idea they...
What is substance use disorder?

What is substance use disorder?

What Is Substance Use Disorder Everyone has had one of those nights where they drink more than they should, maybe in celebration, maybe just hanging out with friends. Does drinking too much one night make them addicted to alcohol? Where is the cut off line between...
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