Our nation’s veterans are suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in ever increasing numbers. PTSD is one of the factors contributing to the rising suicide rate among our military members, which is 1.5 times greater than the civilian population, according to the U.S. Department of Veteran’s Affairs. The deep-seated emotional effects of experiencing a life-altering […]
One issue that should matter to every American citizen is the health and wellbeing of our military personnel. Whether they are currently active duty or veterans, having resources available to help manage a substance use disorder, or a dual diagnosis with a co-occurring mental health disorder, is imperative. These brave men and women put their […]
When it comes to recovery, it is helpful to take on a protective stance, to guard this newfound freedom from substance use from anything that might threaten it. In the early months of recovery, as individuals begin to adjust their mindset and lifestyle toward one of abstinence and restoration of wellness, there is, unfortunately, a […]
Ashley Addiction Treatment focuses on collaboration with families and local care specialists to not only help a patient overcome their addiction, but to start the process even before they enter our doors, through an initial intervention. The goal of an intervention is to have the patient take the first steps in treating their Substance Use […]
Physicians and nurses deserve to receive support for a substance use disorder, and treated with the dignity afforded to all who are struggling.
The days of the “Mad Men” style martini-laced business lunches are a thing of the past… right? Once upon a time it was very common for an executive to have their corner office outfitted with a liquor cabinet. Back then, those mahogany-lined executive suites were incomplete without an array of crystal carafes brimming with bourbon […]