decriminalization

What Does Decriminalization Mean?

At Bayview Recovery in Portland, OR, we provide information to help our clients make informed decisions about drug abuse treatment. Understanding how state and federal laws compare can help you understand your rights and the risks you may face in recovery. Decriminalization refers to removing drugs from the list of federally criminalized drugs. Selling, using, or…

loved one in recovery

Supporting a Loved One in Recovery

Having a loved one in recovery is simultaneously glorious and challenging. On the one hand, watching someone work on becoming their best self is fantastic. However, recovery is a long and complicated road requiring patience and understanding. Often, family members and loved ones can find the process confusing, and at times, frustrating. Undeniably, recovery learning…