Surviving a Family Disease

Helping Yourself While Helping a Loved one through Substance Use Disorder
Date: August 10, 2022

Caring for a person recovering from substance use disorder presents many unique challenges and frustrations. If this person is a loved one, it may be even harder to filter through the negative interactions that substance use recovery presents. Recovery is just as hard on caregivers as it is on... Read More.

Addiction Treatment in the LGBTQ+ Community

A Look Into the Trends and Culture of Addiction in the LGBTQ+ Community
Date: June 27, 2022

The culture of drug abuse and addiction is different among the LGBTQ+ community. Trends and attitudes differ significantly from the rest of the population. An estimated 20 to 30% of the LGBTQ community abuses substances, compared to about 9% of the U.S. population as a whole. Gay and bisexual... Read More.

New Year, New DUI Statistics

Studies Show an Alarming Jump In Impaired Driving Fatalities In 2021
Date: January 10, 2022

A recent study has shown that in the first half of 2021, estimated traffic fatalities were at the highest they have been in 15 years. This is not the only disturbing trend – in Pennsylvania alone, drunk driving deaths totaled a staggering 3,697. Drunk driving poses a serious threat... Read More.