women and addiction

Body Image and Addiction

  What does your dream body look like? Does it match up with what your body looks like right now? If you answered no, you’re not alone. Most people have an idealized version of their body, and this is not … Read the rest “Body Image and Addiction”...

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Addiction, Recovery, Pregnancy & You

Recovering as a Pregnant Mother: What Might Recovery Look Like for a Pregnant Woman?  The number of women who use substances during pregnancy is on the rise. Research has shown a direct link between substance use and health problems for … Read the rest “Addiction, Recovery, Pregnancy & You”...

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What About Women?

Addiction and recovery can look a lot different in women compared to men. Women face different obstacles in both stages, and the reasons they start using drugs in the first place can be different too. For example, more women than … Read the rest “What About Women?”...

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Nutrition and recovery from addiction

Nutrition in recovery is a personal thing. The age-old saying is true: we are what we eat. However, what we eat affects us in different ways. Our bodies produce varied responses to the food we eat, both on an individual … Read the rest “Nutrition and recovery from addiction”...

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Children and Rehab

As you begin to think about what your journey of recovery might look like, its natural to think about how your decision will affect you and the people around you. Your decision to heal may deepen the trust that your … Read the rest “Children and Rehab”...

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