Alcohol is a drug, and a highly addictive one. Specifically, It is classified as a Central Nervous System (CNS) depressant.
Addiction transference is a common problem that can occur to individuals who struggle with or are recovering from alcohol, drug or behavioral addictions.
Relapse prevention skills are essential to learning to live a happy life in recovery. One can learn to implement these coping skills to prevent relapse.
A Safe Haven approach focuses on providing those with substance use disorders help and safety rather than incarceration in order to minimize societal harms.
Teens are uniquely vulnerable to the effects of what they see on social media, including pics and ads for binge drinking and drug use.
It's not difficult to tell that someone you know is using meth, and it's important to take action to help them. Learn more about how to spot meth use.
San Francisco, the home of the largest e-cigarette company in America, is now the first city to ban the sale of e-cigarettes.
Millennials are the most likely age demographic to die from alcohol, drug abuse, and suicide. Many millennials struggle with substance use disorders.