Prioritizing Your Recovery Goals

Prioritizing Your Recovery Goals Starting your healing journey is an important part of the process. Once you are on the path to healing, you can begin thinking about your recovery goals because creating and prioritizing your recovery goals will ensure that your future will go more smoothly. Consequently, you won’t be as overwhelmed by the…

Why is Addiction Treatment Needed

Addiction treatment is absolutely necessary when individuals are showing the signs of addiction. No one plans to become addicted to substances and often the problem is only noticed after it has created negative life altering effects. Signs Of Addiction These common signs of addiction may require the involvement of an addiction treatment center or receiving…

About Perspectives: A Time for Change Virtual Addiction Conference

Hello everybody and welcome to this week’s episode of Perspective Matters: This Week in Behavioral Healthcare. I’m your host Glenn Hadley with Southworth Associates. I just want to take a brief minute to thank our sponsors not only for the show but also for the upcoming event, “Perspectives: A Time For Change.”   We’re just…

Myths Surrounding Treatment and Recovery

  At Alina Lodge, we understand that each individual struggling with addiction is different and that there is no “one-size-fits-all” approach to recovery. This is why our counselors customize each treatment plan to the individual’s needs. If you or someone you care about is battling a substance use problem, the team at Alina Lodge can…

Myths Surrounding Treatment and Recovery

  At Alina Lodge, we understand that each individual struggling with addiction is different and that there is no “one-size-fits-all” approach to recovery. This is why our counselors customize each treatment plan to the individual’s needs. If you or someone you care about is battling a substance use problem, the team at Alina Lodge can…

Xanax and Alcohol

Xanax, also known as alprazolam, is a drug used to treat severe anxiety and panic disorders. Xanax is extremely addictive; anyone who uses Xanax is at risk of developing a chemical dependency. We know that alcohol use is one of the leading causes of death in Portland every year. Mixing Xanax and alcohol is absolutely…