What is a Drug Addiction?

Source: National Institute on Drug Abuse; National Institutes of Health; U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Drug Facts: Understanding Drug Abuse and Addiction Many people do not understand why or how other people become addicted to drugs. It is often mistakenly assumed that drug abusers lack moral principles or willpower and that they could stop…

December is National Stress-Free Family Holiday Month!

As provided by the State of Georgia Department of Corrections: http://www.dcor.state.ga.us/    Great Expectations The holiday season is a special time for enjoying our family and friends and celebrating traditions. However, it can also be a time for unrelenting stress. A common mistake made by many is trying the recreate the perfect Norman Rockwell holiday. The…

Project Semicolon

The 2015 Mental Health Awareness Week starts next Monday, July through Friday, July 17th. According to Davey Hoen of the Independent Journal Review, if in your travels, you see someone with a semicolon on their body, here’s what it really means – Project Semicolon “The goal of the project is to restore hope and confidence in people…