The Top 4 Facts About Prescription Drugs You Didn’t Know

The Top 4 Facts About Prescription Drug Abuse You Didn’t Know

What can I do about prescription pill addiction? Millions of Americans right now are fighting for their lives against prescription pill addiction. Unfortunately, there are many facts about prescription drug abuse that people don’t know, and this leaves them vulnerable to developing addictions themselves. Hopefully you already know that prescription painkillers aren’t safer than illegal…

Adderall addiction treatment How Study Drugs Are Hurting College Students

Adderall Addiction Treatment – How Study Drugs Are Hurting College Students

Adderall Addiction Treatment—How Study Drugs Are Hurting College Students What can I do about college Adderall abuse? All over the country, more and more college students are turning to so-called study drugs in order to pass the tests, pull all nighters, or just up their grades. In the face of mounting academic culture, they’ve turned…

David Tejeda Joins The Last Resort

Please welcome David Tejeda as our newest licensed therapist. David is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), a Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor (LCDC), and certified in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR). We are excited to bring David’s experience and passion for recovery to our Clinical Team. David will be working with clients individually as well…

Why Recovering Addicts Make Great Dads

Why Recovering Addicts Make Great Dads   The disease of addiction is often characterized as one of “selfishness and self-centeredness.” Individuals in active addiction prioritize their substance use to such an extent that they are unable to behave in a way that demonstrates love and concern for the people that surround them, despite their best…

Joe’s Story

A Texas native, Joe Hartwell was born in Houston. Following a troubled home life and his parents divorced when he was 12, Joe left home at age 14 and hitchhiked to California. He spent the next two years following the Grateful Dead as they toured across the US and began experimenting with drugs an alcohol.…

Dan C’s Transformation

Dan’s life started off in a pretty typical fashion. He was born in the Bay Area of California and grew up as an only child in a loving household. However, around age 14 he was introduced to alcohol and drugs, and though he didn’t know it at the time, those drugs would send his life…