• Lessons from the Daughter of an Alcoholic - Why I Wish I Had Held an Intervention.

Why I Wish I Had Held An Intervention

By |August 3rd, 2021|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lessons from the Daughter of an Alcoholic My father was an avid record collector, an accomplished photographer and an imaginative artist. He loved camping, taking road trips, playing guitar and blasting classic rock ...

  • Depression and Alcoholism

The Link Between Depression & Alcoholism

By |July 9th, 2021|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Co-Occurring Disorders Treating Depression & Alcoholism Simultaneously Alcoholism and depression commonly co-occur, and the link between the two disorders has been thoroughly studied and repeatedly proven. One study published in ISRN Psychiatry about ...

  • PTSD and Substance Abuse Addiction

The Truth About PTSD and Substance Abuse

By |June 9th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Substance abuse is often linked to other mental health disorders. It is commonly comorbid with mental health concerns such as depression, anxiety and unresolved trauma. One of the most common comorbid disorders is addiction ...

  • How to Tell If Your Family Member Is Abusing Alcohol

How to Tell If Your Family Member Is Abusing Alcohol

By |April 8th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Alcoholism is a serious, life-threatening disease that currently affects around 15 million American adults. One of the most difficult parts of alcoholism is watching someone you love suffer at the hands of it, while ...

  • Effectiveness of AA 12 Step Program

Study Report: The Effectiveness of Alcoholics Anonymous and Other 12‐step Programs for Alcohol Use Disorder

By |March 17th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , |

On March 11, the study entitled “Alcoholics Anonymous and other 12 step programs for alcohol use disorder” and published by the Cochrane Library was updated with new information. Researchers John F. Kelly, Keith Humphreys ...

  • Guardian Recovery Network -Baseball Star CC Sabathia Sports Sober Athlete Highlight

Professional Sports Sober Athlete Highlight – Baseball Star Celebrity CC Sabathia

By |February 6th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Guardian Recovery Network logo added to image. Image originally posted to Flickr by Chris Ptacek with license CC by 2.0 In Nov. 2016, New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia opened up about his struggles with ...

  • Guardian Recovery Network Looking to the Future Resolution to Stay Sober

How to Follow Through on a Resolution to Stay Sober

By |January 9th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The New Year has officially begun, and seeing as it’s still very early in the year, people are probably quickly and seriously striding towards self-betterment. The resolution lists have been created, and we’ve all shifted ...

Early Sobriety Tips – How to Avoid Thanksgiving Temptation

By |November 19th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

If you have completed a treatment program and achieved sobriety, you have much to be proud of. Going through the detox and withdrawal process from drugs or alcohol is both mentally and physically exhausting and ...