The Benefits of Male Bonding

In recent years, male bonding has been depicted many times in the movies and on TV, usually in a humorous manner bordering on the ridiculous. Men are not expected to be emotionally open with each other. In actual fact however, new studies have shown that ‘bromances’ can lead to the same healthy effects as romantic […]

What a Non-Addict Should Know About Dating a Person in Recovery

The relationship between a recovering addict and a non addict can be a healthy one. Nevertheless, for the non addict to find out that the person they are dating is in recovery can be quite a shock. The person in recovery may be healthy and self aware now, but used to be dependent on substances […]

The Power of Music as a Therapeutic Tool

Music therapy can be a powerful tool that most people take for granted or just lack awareness of the power it has to transform people in mind, body and soul. Learn more about how music can be utilized as a therapeutic tool and the growing evidence for its use. What is Music Therapy Music therapy […]

The Challenges of Designer Drug Addiction

The term ‘designer drugs’ or ‘club drugs’ refer to stimulants, hallucinogens or depressants that are produced in underground labs in the United States, or overseas and ship here. Some examples of designer drugs are Ecstasy, Spice, Rohypnol, LSD, GHB, Ketamine or bath salts. Designer drugs are usually based on the chemical formulas for existing controlled […]