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|

Myths About Seeking Help at a Drug and Alcohol Treatment Center

By Jeannie Colter
In “Breaking Down the Myths about Substance Abuse Treatment,” World of Psychology examines some misguided beliefs that may be getting in the way of you or a loved one seeking help at a drug and alcohol treatment center. We know how hard it is to take that first step and how tempting it can be to hold […]

By |July 9th, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off|

A Mother’s Story of Alcohol Addiction and Redemption

By Jeannie Colter
In “Why More Young Moms are Turning to Drugs and Alcohol,” Glamour magazine interviewed Colleen to discuss why she succumbed to addiction and what made her finally seek drug and alcohol treatment. Colleen says she did not drink while pregnant, dating the man she married, and that she even gave up alcohol for a year once to […]

By |July 2nd, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off|

A Drug and Alcohol Rehab Center Gets to the Root of Addiction

By Jeannie Colter
In a time when many people specialize and focus on one specific aspect of their work or industry, you may wonder why Transitions is a drug and alcohol rehab center and not a place that focuses solely on helping people end just drug abuse or just alcohol abuse. Wouldn’t it better to just concentrate on one? That […]

By |June 25th, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off|

Actor Phillip Seymour Hoffman Checked Into Drug Abuse Rehab

By Jeannie Colter
The Huffington Post reports that actor Phillip Seymour Hoffman recently spent time in a drug abuse rehab facility to get help moving away from addiction to substances including heroin. Hoffman is said to have told the media that he had a dependence on prescription drugs that later lead to him using heroin, with the Huffington Post observing, […]

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

Transitions Recovery: A Competent and Caring Alcohol Treatment Center

By Jeannie Colter
Transitions Recovery is a nationally accredited, state-licensed alcohol treatment center based in North Miami Beach. We work to provide treatment for alcohol addiction and other addictive behaviors that aligns with high standards but does not have such a high cost that it is our of reach. We think sobriety is achievable but getting the help you need […]

By |June 18th, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off|

New Book About Leaders in Alcohol Rehab Treatment in Georgia

By Jeannie Colter
An author who co-produced  the renowned films “Serpico” and “Dog Day Afternoon,” and has also written screenplays about Alcohol Anonymous co-founders Bill and Lois Wilson, has now written about pioneers in alcohol rehab treatment in the state of Georgia. William G. Borchert knows firsthand about the challenges of sobriety because he is a recovering alcoholic and he […]

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

Choose an Alcohol Rehab Center that Offers Comprehensive Care

By Jeannie Colter
At Transitions Recovery, we believe that a good alcohol rehab center gives hope to those suffering from alcoholism. The point is not to scare a patient out of addiction but help a person make incremental steps that allow that person to transition from a life of addiction to a life of successful sobriety.
When a patient begins treatment […]

It’s Not Easy to Admit Alcohol Addiction

By Jeannie Colter
One of the tough things about alcohol addiction is that if you are of legal age, there is nothing wrong with buying and/or drinking alcohol. And depending on the social circles you frequent, there may be nothing wrong with having a little too much to drink of even with being drunk. Sometimes the legality of alcohol makes […]