Especially when consumed in heavy amounts and on a frequent basis, the long-term effects of alcohol can be serious for both your body and your brain. Our Illinois treatment center is outlining alcohol’s long-term effects that you should be aware of.
Your loved one may be the recovering addict, but that doesn’t mean you don’t need help, too. There are many benefits of therapy for family members of addicts, and our drug and alcohol treatment center in Chicago is explaining why you need them.
With SAMSHA’s National Prevention Week around the corner. Our Chicago treatment center talks about recognizing the signs of addiction in a loved one so that you can get them help before their addiction spirals too far out of control.
Staying sober on St. Patrick’s Day doesn’t have to be as hard as it seems. Our substance abuse treatment programs in Naperville provide some helpful tricks for spending this holiday sober and still have a great time.
Years of being a professional skateboarder turned prankster lead to a destructive path down the road of addiction. Brandon Novak is leading an extremely interesting life to say the least. He sat down at Banyan Treatment Center and told us about his youth, his path to destruction, his battle with addiction, how he got sober, the rewards of recovery, and his introduction to Banyan.