Tag Archives: Professional Help

Breaking Down The Different Types Of Eating Disorders

Types Of Eating Disorders You May Encounter - Addiction Hope When hearing the phrase “eating disorder,” most people think of anorexia and bulimia (officially known as anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa). These are common, but they are far from the only types of eating disorders. If you or a loved one has an eating disorder, it might be difficult to pin down exactly what it [...]
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Can You Die From Drug Withdrawal?

Die From Drug Withdrawal Or Alcohol - Addiction Hope Withdrawal can be a terrible thing for someone who is dependent on drugs or alcohol. People must weather some serious physical and mental reactions when they are detoxifying their bodies from hard substances. Ending substance dependency is obviously crucial. However, the process can be dangerous without medical supervision. While that is truer for some drugs [...]
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Which Online Resources Are Valuable For Rebuilding Life After Addiction?

Online Resources For Rebuilding Life After Addiction - Addiction Hope Contributed by Life Healing Center clinical team member Kathryn Taylor, MA, LPC/MHSP. Some people mistakenly assume that an addicted individual must lose everything of value before gaining the stamina to climb out of a life of addiction. In reality, addiction can be treated at any stage. Often, however, addiction develops so quickly that by the time [...]
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For Addiction Professionals: Considering Blended Family Systems In Treatment Planning

Blended Family Systems Addiction Treatment Plans - Addiction Hope Contributed by Gabrielle Cebuliak, BA, writer for Addiction Hope and Eating Disorder Hope. Substance use continues to be a public health epidemic internationally. In the United States, approximately 4 million families are affected by addiction [1]. In Canada during any given year, 1 in 5 Canadians experience an addiction or mental illness issue [2]. Because [...]
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What Kind Of Substance Abuse Resources Are Available On Military Bases?

MIlitary Perfect Storm Substance Abuse - Addiction Hope Contributed by Staff of Timberline Knolls The men and women who serve in the United States military are among the most selfless and brave individuals in our society. Even with these exceptional qualities, this does not make military personnel exempt from the struggle that comes with substance abuse and addiction. The reality is that substance [...]
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