a doctor talks about the levels of treatment with her patient

Levels of Treatment

There are those that give up after one attempt of treatment when they relapse. It does not mean that all drug treatment is not effective but that particular form of treatment was for you. There are many forms of treatment where you can either stay at a facility until you are all better or attend…

a family gathers around a man during an intervention

How to Hold an Intervention

When you see someone ruining their lives with substance abuse or refuse to get help with their mental health issues, you want to do more than just watch but to point them in the right direction. You and your loved ones can hold an intervention for this person. An intervention is a structured conversation between…

Diablo Cody Movie Controversy on Postpartum Depression

Diablo Cody Movie Faces Controversy on Postpartum Depression

Even though we know we watch film and television shows for storytelling, audiences tend to take them seriously. Serious subject matters like postpartum depression are not shown very much in entertainment mediums. However, according to the American Psychological Association, postpartum depression affects one in seven women. Diablo Cody’s film, Tully, experienced controversy from mothers. They…

woman taking a tongue swab test showing the Benefits of Drug Testing

Benefits of Drug Testing

Drug tests determine if someone has drugs or alcohol in their system. It can be done using sweat, hair follicles, urine, or oral fluids. While it may be hard to believe, there are benefits of drug testing. Drug tests are necessary to ensure the safety of yourself and others. Benefits of Drug Testing in the…