The Emergence of Online Recovery

The Emergence of Online Recovery

Engagement with face-to-face therapy is something that’s been strongly encouraged for centuries, but with the growing popularity of online service providers, it’s important to understand the benefits and differences between online and face-to-face interaction. The presence of online communities related to addiction care has the potential for great impact in helping people enter recovery, or…

A Vision for the Future

The Surgeon General’s Report on Alcohol, Drugs, and Health

New Opportunities, New Hope. The scientific community has reached a clear conclusion: addiction to alcohol or drugs is a chronic brain disease that requires medical intervention, not moral judgment or punishment. And like other chronic conditions, such as diabetes or heart disease, there are scientifically proven prevention, treatment, and recovery programs and strategies that can…