Social media affects our addiction as we constantly consume constructed images of other people’s lives; party pictures, the “perfect” family, millions of selfies, materials things and alcohol, which can cause users to be triggered or pressured to conform or “keep up.”
Addiction doesn’t discriminate. It affects everyone across all races, gender, social status- poor, rich, young, old and famous or not. These 5 celebrities have spoken openly about their battles with drugs and alcohol and they are, as we know today, maintaining their sobriety.
It’s that time of year again- time for St. Patty’s day celebrations. For many alcoholics, the holiday may leave you feeling left out, as friends celebrate the long-standing tradition of guzzling down green beer. You may feel the desire to go out and be tempted to drink.
Anthony Acampora's radio show, titled Faith in Recovery, centers on breaking the bonds of addiction through the power of Christ. Join Anthony as he spreads God’s word to offer hope and inspiration for those that are suffering.
Alcohol and drug abuse is a common issue among the college “party scene” and culture. Many students start experimenting with drugs at a young age recreationally and access to the drugs becomes easier to obtain without having parental supervision 24-7 like they once had at home. We see time and time again, students’ stress and anxiety levels increase when they experience dramatic lifestyle changes and leaving for college can be one of them.
Does it seem like no matter what you do, you have cravings for alcohol and can’t stop? Do you try to only have one glass of wine at dinner, but it could turn into three, four, or five? Are you worried about a loved one you believe drinks too much? Or perhaps someone you know is addicted to Xanax or Valium, which are also referred to as Benzodiazepine tranquilizers used to reduce anxiety and insomnia?
We take pride in having the kindest, most experienced, and genuine team members at Banyan Treatment Center. We'd like to take the time to introduce you to some of our awesome employees! This week we'l introduce you to our Clinical Director, Kahlia Bersson who oversees all clinical staff at our beautiful Boca Raton based detox facility.
Don't surrender your life to addiction, take control and get your life back today. Our drug and alcohol addiction treatment center has helped thousands of people empower themselves to take back control of their lives. It's time for your roots to grow in new soil!