Teens Buying Drugs on Social Media

Teens Buying Drugs on Social Media

Social Media – The Perfect Platform for Buying and Selling Drugs Teens and social media go hand-in-hand. If you have an adolescent at home, it might even seem like your son or daughter conducts their entire life on social media. While most platforms are created...
Teen Substance Abuse Trends

Teen Substance Abuse Trends

While it’s helpful to research trends and look up statistics about drug use, it’s also valuable to hear from a counselor who has “boots on the ground” in the city where you live and can share first-hand knowledge from working with those who are abusing substances. For...
Choosing the Right Intervention Specialist

Choosing the Right Intervention Specialist

Since the show “Intervention” began airing on TV in 2005, there has been a lot of speculation about the role of Interventions in addressing a Loved One’s addictive or self-destructive behavior.  Over a series of posts, we’re going to explore Interventions in detail –...
The Trauma Named Hurricane Harvey

The Trauma Named Hurricane Harvey

Together we heal – A bystander’s story Coming out of the trauma named Hurricane Harvey feels like I am finally peeking over the top of a mountain that I have been climbing for days. It may seem like a strange analogy, but being raised in New Mexico, I remember...