"*" indicates required fields

This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Author picture

Dr. Eric Chaghouri

Recent Content

studies suggest women versus men have a higher impact on the central nervous system and can lead to risk factors
Addiction Treatment Programs

Women and Substance Abuse

Because of the physiological differences between men and women, there are separate approaches when it comes to substance abuse treatment.

2024 resolutions
Tips and Tools

5 Tips to Stay Sober in 2024

We’re already into the first month of 2024, and for those of us who have made the resolution to stay sober this year, it’s important to have a plan in place to keep that promise. Continuing to stay sober can be challenging, especially when surrounded by temptations and triggers. Here are five tips for staying sober in 2024 and leading your best life.

discussing signs of drug use in teens with teenager
Drugs

Early Warning Signs of Drug Use in Teens

Drug use is a growing concern among teenagers today. With the increasing pressure to fit in, teens may turn to drugs as a means of coping or rebelling. As parents and guardians, it is important to be aware of the early warning signs of drug use in teens so that we can intervene early and prevent potential harm.

discussing treatment with alcoholic loved one
Addiction Treatment Programs

How to Talk To An Alcoholic Family Member About Treatment

It can be extremely difficult to watch a family member struggle with alcoholism. The effects of this disease can be devastating, not just for the person struggling but also for their loved ones. If you are concerned about an alcoholic family member and want to talk to them about treatment, it’s important to approach the situation with care and understanding.

going-for-a-run
Tips and Tools

7 Tips to Stop Drinking Alcohol

Are you struggling to change your drinking habits? You are not alone. Many people struggle with limiting or stopping their alcohol consumption. But the good news is, quitting drinking is possible and many people who have struggled with a drinking problem now live healthier, happier, alcohol-free lives. Let’s talk about some tips that can make quitting alcohol easier.

confident, sober woman
Tips and Tools

Establishing Healthy Boundaries in Recovery

After detoxing at a drug and alcohol rehab, it’s important to set healthy boundaries for your ongoing journey toward sobriety. Boundaries in addiction act as a shield against triggers and help you maintain your sobriety successfully. By defining what is acceptable and unacceptable in your relationships and interactions, you protect yourself and other family members from behaviors that could undermine your progress.

money management for recovering addicts
Tips and Tools

Money Management for Recovering Addicts

Finances can be depleted during an addiction and even in recovery. Here are tips for proper money management for recovering addicts.