signs of addiction

Understanding the Signs of Addiction

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: April 16, 2021 Updated: April 30, 2021 Addiction isn’t always easy to see. Some people use drugs or alcohol for years and manage it well enough that they are able to work, engage with other people, and meet most expectations. Yet, over time, this will worsen, especially as tolerance and dependence…

self care

How Self-Care Can Help You With Your Addiction Recovery

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: February 16, 2021 Updated: April 9, 2021 Deciding to engage in addiction recovery is a significant step in taking care of your mind and body. You’ve chosen to become healthy and leave behind the harm caused by substance abuse. However, ending your substance abuse habits is difficult and places a lot of pressure…

drug addicted parents

Dealing with Drug-Addicted Parents

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: February 12, 2021 Updated: April 9, 2021 Loving children consider parents to be role models who lead by example. But drug-addicted parents turn that paradigm on its head. This substance abuse problem has become so prevalent that National Surveys on Drug Use and Health indicate that 8.7 million children 17 years…

Substance Abuse and New Year_s Resolution

Substance Abuse and New Year’s Resolutions

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: February 6, 2021 Updated: April 9, 2021 The beginning of the new year is an ideal time to focus on setting and working toward goals. When you or someone you love struggles with substance abuse, consider setting New Year’s resolutions aimed at recovery. Keep the following information and substance abuse and…

relationships after rehab

Tips on Rebuilding Relationships After Rehab

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: January 21, 2021 Updated: March 18, 2021 The clarity that comes with recovery can bring many regrets. Your chief priority may be to start working on rebuilding relationships after rehab. The damage that occurs while you’re under the influence may seem irreparable. Your loved ones were likely the ones who had…

negative thoughts

Avoiding Negative Thoughts During Recovery

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: January 6, 2021 Updated: March 18, 2021 Sometimes negative thinking screams at you, while other times, those negative thoughts can creep in so subtly during addiction recovery that you don’t even realize they’re there. If you don’t know they’re there, it’s hard to see how they may be impacting your life.…