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Questions to Ask When Choosing a New Jersey Drug Rehab Center

By Jeannie Colter
Some substance abusers are lucid enough to take part in choosing a New Jersey Drug Rehab. Others are not and it is up to those closest to them to choose an addiction recovery program. You may be feeling that this is a serious responsibility and wonder if you can make the right choice. We’ve included a few […]

By |August 27th, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off|

Questions to Ask When Choosing a Drug and Alcohol Treatment Center

By Jeannie Colter
When it becomes evident that a loved one needs to go to a Florida treatment center, there are a thousand things going through everyone’s minds. Depending on the severity of the situation, you may not have much time to wait. Taking your time to visit and consider a number of drug and alcohol treatment centers may be […]

By |August 22nd, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off|

Lindsay Lohan Admits to Alcohol Addiction

By Jeannie Colter
UPI.com reports that in an interview Lindsay Lohan told Oprah Winfrey that she “feels clear-headed and whole” after spending three months in a Florida drug and alcohol rehab facility.  The article headline, “Lindsay Lohan admits to Oprah Winfrey she is addicted to alcohol” makes a very important point: which is that one part of overcoming addiction is […]

By |August 20th, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off|

Feds Tackle Florida to Connecticut Prescription Drug Smuggling

By Jeannie Colter
It is possible the drug abuse and drug addiction in Connecticut is not what you think it is. Despite the changes in our society, many people still think of illicit drug use as something that only happens in dangerous areas or to people who don’t seem to be doing much in life. This is far from true. […]

By |August 13th, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off|

Arianna Huffington’s Daughter Discusses Cocaine Addiction

By Jeannie Colter
Christina Huffington is the daughter of wealthy and well-known parents—her mother is Huffington Post Founder Arianna Huffington and her father is a former congressman—with many of the advantages that come along with being a child or privilege but disappointed and addiction don’t have any boundaries. In a revealing interview, Huffington told Glamour magazine that she was not […]

By |August 8th, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off|

More Mothers Seeking Substance Abuse Treatment

By Jeannie Colter 
In “A Mother’s Story of Alcohol Addiction and Redemption,” we discussed a magazine interview in which a mother outlined how she turned to alcohol to cope with feeling a lot of stress and pressure. At Transitions Recovery, we meet people from a variety of backgrounds and offer competent and compassionate care for those who want to break […]

By |August 6th, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off|

Study Links Smoking and Alcohol Abuse

By Jeannie Colter
In many social settings, smoking cigarettes and drinking alcohol are things that seem to go hand in hand. It may be that when people see others they admire and think look sophisticated doing both of those things, they followed suit. Imitating what seems popular surely factors in to a number of human behaviors but now research has […]

By |July 30th, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off|

Friends’ Star Matthew Perry Discusses Overcoming Addiction

By Jeannie Colter
Anyone who thinks having money and or gaining fame will erase his or her problems only has to consider the number of celebrities who have acknowledged their need to check into a drug treatment center to know that this is not the case. While a lot of money can certainly ease some of a person’s troubles, it […]

By |July 23rd, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off|

TV Star who was Candid about Drug Rehab Treatment Passes Away

By Jeannie Colter
Family, friends and fans of and of his work, especially those who loved him on the television show “Glee,” are mourning the death of performer Corey Monteith.  Monteith was found dead in a hotel room last weekend. The Washington Post noted that the Canadian actor drove 20 hours from Vancouver in order to reach Los Angeles and […]

By |July 16th, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off|

A Drug Rehab Center with a Relaxed Setting that Gets Results

By Jeannie Colter
Our peaceful, secluded drug rehab center in North Miami Beach, Florida, provides the ideal setting for those seeking drug treatment or alcohol abuse treatment but please don’t think that providing a relaxing setting is an indication that we allow our patients to vacation. There is a pool, volleyball and tennis courts, and believe it or not all […]

By |July 11th, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off|