You Love an Addict. Now What?

You Love an Addict. Now What?

Loving someone with an addiction can be a devastating experience. You long for the person you knew before substance abuse took them away. You want them to get better, but maybe they don’t want this for themselves. How can you support them while not losing sight of your own needs and well-being? (more…)

Written By Sara Schapmann

7 Ways Addicts Are Like Zombies

7 Ways Addicts Are Like Zombies

From White Zombie in 1932 to the smash hit “The Walking Dead,” we have a fascination — dare we say, a hunger — for the undead. But for those who are actually living a nightmare not entirely different from zombiehood — the nightmare of addiction — it can be terrifying to look in the mirror and not recognize the face staring blankly back at you, or to watch helplessly as a loved one deteriorates into a lifeless figure from a horror film. (more…)

Written By Meghan Vivo

Everything You Wanted to Know About Sex But Were Afraid to Ask

Everything You Wanted to Know About Sex But Were Afraid to Ask

Robert Weiss, renowned expert on sex, relationships, infidelity, sexual addiction and other intimacy-related issues, will host a Reddit AMA (Ask Me Anything) session Tuesday, July 19th at 10 am Pacific. As the “AMA” label suggests, Rob will answer any and all questions. Nothing is off limits. For instance, anyone who has ever wondered what sex addiction is, what it looks like, how it manifests and how it’s treated, now has a great opportunity to ask the guy who literally wrote the book on this subject whatever it is they’d like to know, including: How do I know if I’m a... Staff Written By Staff

Change Your Posture to Change Your Mood

Change Your Posture to Change Your Mood

When you think about managing mental health conditions such as bipolar disorder, posture probably isn’t the first thing that comes to mind. But more and more research is showing that how you hold and position your body can have a profound effect on how you feel. (more…)

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What kind of drinker are you?

You fear you’re heading toward alcoholism — or you know you’re already there. Either way, understanding your drinking type can tell you a lot about why you drink and what you can do to regain control. Take our quiz. (more…)

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