Substance Abuse

In Triumph was the tool that God used to introduce me to Christ and also disciple me in His Word.  As a former addict, I walked into this program with a lot of baggage, and it was a long process before I could even start thinking correctly.  I originally came

If you have any idea of what’s going on in America then you’re probably aware of the prescription medicine Xanax and the dangers it brings in it’s tidy orange bottles.  Xanax is an anti anxiety medication that’s labeled as a sedative for those who have panic attacks or are simply

Because most experts have no clue as to how they should approach addiction science has been called upon to solve the issue. Thousands of people in the medical field want our scientists to now use their skills to cook up some new potion so we can finally resolve this “disease”

Rehabs are holding their patients hostage through a clever tool called the “waiting list”.  Everyday there are thousands of people who attempt to enter a high priced recovery center in the hope that they will receive immediate help for their addictions.  I wish I could tell you that rehabs are

As a younger man, I was a disciple of A.A. for nearly two years.  During that time, I worked hard to complete the twelve steps and I even sponsored other alcoholics around me.  Simply put, it became my religion. I was captivated with their messages about an all accepting “higher

Is your teenager getting high off of your left over prescriptions?  Yes?  No?  How do you know?  How would you stop them if you found out it was true?  As a former pill addict, I want to answer some of these questions and also educate families on how easy it

I run a transitional home for troubled young people who are facing unfavorable circumstances.  As inspiring as this may sound, our facility could be a toxic and dangerous environment if a system wasn’t in place to insure everyone’s success. So as you could imagine our first protocol is safety.  I have interviewed

If you want to recover, you will need to admit that you’re not a victim to drug addiction.  Even further, you must drop all of the world’s jargon over how drugs force you to be a bad person. No they don’t.  There’s nothing wrong with dope, there something wrong with

Bill Wilson, a founder of AA, was a mystic and a seeker of spiritual experiences.  He was not, in my opinion, a Christian.  If you find this hard to believe just look at his own words about “religion”…. “The thing that irks me about all religion is how confoundedly right