Category: Addiction

Residential Treatment for Prescription Drug Addiction

Man struggling with binge drinking and needs Treatment for Prescription Drug Addiction Contributed by Staff of Timberline Knolls “But, it’s prescribed!” I hear this statement many times during the assessment process in my position as a Certified Drug and Alcohol Counselor. Many people using prescribed drugs can end up needing treatment for prescription drug addiction which often requires residential treatment for addiction. Some examples of commonly abused [...]
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Deaths of Despair & Addiction

Guy struggling with Suicide and substance abuse Suicide and substance abuse deaths are dramatically increasing in Millennials. The opioid crisis and increased drinking substantially contributed to the 36,000 millennials who died in 2017 alone. Depression, anxiety, and other mental health issues are increasing in our young adults, and this is a major contributing factor. Our society moves at a rapid, overwhelming pace. [...]
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Tending Dandelions- Honest Meditations for Mothers with Addicted Children – Part 7

man Sitting at the window batteling Eating Disorders and Addiction Kirsten Haglund of Addiction Hope and Eating Disorder Hope conducted an interview with Sandy Swenson about her experience with a son struggling with addiction, the significant changes she made during his treatment, eating disorders and addiction, and the resulting book she wrote Tending Dandelions: Honest Meditations for Mothers with Addicted Children. Kirsten interviews guests that [...]
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Tending Dandelions: Honest Meditations for Mothers with Addicted Children – Part 6

Man sitting by a river sad about the stigma of addiction Kirsten Haglund of Addiction Hope and Eating Disorder Hope conducted an interview with Sandy Swenson about her experience with a son struggling with addiction, the significant changes she made during his treatment, the stigma of addiction, and the resulting book she wrote Tending Dandelions: Honest Meditations for Mothers with Addicted Children. Kirsten interviews guests that [...]
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Tending Dandelions- Honest Meditations for Mothers with Addicted Children – Part 5

Mom Hugging Child and separating the Addict and my child Kirsten Haglund of Addiction Hope and Eating Disorder Hope conducted an interview with Sandy Swenson about her experience with a son struggling with addiction, the significant changes she made during his treatment, and the resulting book she wrote Tending Dandelions: Honest Meditations for Mothers with Addicted Children. Kirsten interviews guests that are experts in their [...]
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