The Opioid Crisis in America: An Overview

Opioids are everywhere in the news. Celebrities are often entering rehab to kick their addictions to painkillers or suffering overdoses from prescription opioids or heroin. The opioid epidemic doesn’t just affect the rich and famous though. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that the death toll from opioid overdoses, including heroin, synthetic…

A Comprehensive Approach to Faith Based Treatment

Addiction treatment can take on many forms. In some cases, faith based addiction treatment can create purpose,fulfillment and peace for patients struggling with addiction. Including spirituality in treatment can enhance recovery and effectively prevent relapse in the future. Higher Powers Are a Part of Most 12-Step Programs One of the most popular approaches to addiction…

Why Is My Faith Important in My Recovery?

Addiction affects all areas of your life. It removes social, personal and cultural factors that otherwise protect against substance use. Faith is related to all of these factors. Finding or renewing faith is important to recovery. Faith supports recovery. Faith supports recovery. It helps you find early sobriety and continues to support a healthy mind,…

Why Is Christian Rehab Right for Me?

Substance abuse challenges who you are and what you believe. You consider yourself a Christian, but your struggles with addiction make you question your faith and your identity. Drugs are now the focus of your time and attention. You aren’t as confident in your relationship with God as you once were. You are not sure…