Drug addicts or alcoholics can find help and self treatment with SMART Recovery®. We cover the program basics talking with SMART Recovery President and licensed clinical psychologist Tom Horvath, Ph.D. here.
A.A. may not work for everyone. Here we present 5 options to 12 step groups and how to quit drinking alcohol outside of A.A.
Not too thrilled about mainstream addiction treatment options? Why not complete addiction treatment from home? Self-help groups like SMART Recovery® use psychotherapy techniques as alternative options to addiction treatment. Learn more about SMART Recovery and its recovery tools here.
Alcohol stays in your system and is usually detected in urine for 12-24 hours after you end a drinking session. More on how long alcohol stays in your body, urine, breath, saliva and blood here.
What contingency management interventions are most common? And most effective? More about using vouchers, gift cards, and cash in drug addiction treatment to improve outcomes here.
We present the basics of contingency management treatment as it relates to substance abuse and drug addiction treatment here.
In this real story about addiction, meet Marylee and Cowboy from the Rosebud Reservation in Lakota Country, South Dakota. They share their story about alcoholism and meth addiction in an exclusive interview here.
Native Americans may get drunk faster because of genetic predisposition to low alcohol tolerance. But cultural and environmental aspects of drinking can also affect drinking. Discuss Native American alcohol tolerance here.
In spiritual recovery from addiction how do you know when spiritual life has begun or that you are on the right path? Rabbi Shais Taub gives us insight here.
If you want to stop drinking alcohol for a month (30 days), check out some ideas from SMART Recovery®. Strategies, worksheets and self-help for people who want to stop drinking here.