Hands | Addiction | The Hills

7 Reasons To Conquer Addiction

Can you recover from addiction? Are there any good reasons to put in the work required to do so? In this concise post, we tackle these questions, with a focus on solid, concrete reasons to break the addiction cycle. We’re talking real, tangible benefits of recovering from addiction in this post, not philosophical reasons to…

Hug | Addiction Recovery | The Hills

Addiction Recovery and Forgiveness

According to Greater Good Magazine, “psychologists generally define forgiveness as a conscious, deliberate decision to release feelings of resentment or vengeance toward a person or group who has harmed you, regardless of whether they actually deserve your forgiveness.” Forgiveness is a way of letting yourself release negative feelings in order to move forward in a…

Crying | Interventions. | The Hills

Intervening with an Intervention

Watching your loved one struggle with addiction is heartbreaking. Addicts that are in the throes of addiction often do not realize or refuse to acknowledge their substance abuse. They do not fully comprehend what they are doing to themselves because extensive drug use has literally changed their brain chemistry. So, what do you do when…