How to Stay Sober During the Holidays

While the holidays are meant to be a time of celebration, happiness, togetherness, and cheer, it’s not always the case when trying to stay sober. Of course, staying sober during…

How to Know if You Need Alcohol Treatment

Having an occasional drink is one thing, but becoming alcohol-dependent is another. The tricky thing about alcohol use disorder (AUD) and discerning whether or not you need alcohol counseling is…

What is a Substance-Induced Mood Disorder?

What Is a Substance-Induced Mood Disorder?  It’s fairly common for people who have issues with drug addictions to also be suffering from some type of mental health disorder. On occasion, however,…

Prescription Opioid Addiction: What It Looks Like and How to Get Help

Pain pills can be beneficial after surgery to combat moderate to severe pain. When you hear the term “pain pills,” it sounds harmless, right? But what if we referred to…

Choosing the Best Drug Treatment Program in San Diego County

When people think of the “north county” area of San Diego County, they probably imagine the beautiful beaches of Carlsbad and Encinitas or the dazzling multi-million-dollar homes of Rancho Santa…

Medication Management

Medication Management Mental health disorders like anxiety and depression can make us feel that we are stranded in a vast ocean, gasping for air as we struggle to tread water.…