Monthly Archives: October 2018

The Five Steps To Successfully Helping Someone With A Possible Drug Issue. By: Larry Lawton

In our last newsletter we explained the difference between having a “drug problem” and “self-medicating due to a mental illness.” We want to emphasize again; officials and society in general need to stop stigmatizing mental illness. Once that happens, the success rate with helping people with substance abuse issues will skyrocket. We treat illnesses like […] Read the Rest…

The Opioid Crisis CAN NOT Be Fixed – By: Larry Lawton

The opioid crisis CAN NOT be fixed until we recognize how mental illness plays a roll in addiction. The government and society need to address mental illness and understand how that plays a roll in the opioid crisis. Until that happens, funerals and family destruction will not stop.   You might say, “Drugs are a choice, it’s […] Read the Rest…