Trying to deal with grief and loss in recovery can be challenging and could lead to relapse. Instead of falling back into addiction, these tips for coping with grief in recovery could save your sobriety.
Recently, Boston’s first recreational marijuana shop opened in the neighborhood of Dorchester. While a lot of people are excited about this new development, could this dispensary do more harm than good?
The holiday season is full of stress, and addiction only makes things worse. There is a strong connection between worsening addiction and the holiday season. But, you can cope with stress in a healthy way without drugs or alcohol. Banyan Treatment Center Massachusetts is here to help.
Alcohol and drug abuse is a common issue among the college “party scene” and culture. Many students start experimenting with drugs at a young age recreationally and access to the drugs becomes easier to obtain without having parental supervision 24-7 like they once had at home. We see time and time again, students’ stress and anxiety levels increase when they experience dramatic lifestyle changes and leaving for college can be one of them.