Health Risks of Vaping and JUULing

The Relationship of Nicotine Vapes and Addiction

The trend of vaping and JUULing is putting teens at risk for serious health complications. Vapes, vaporizers, JUULs, and electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) are electronic nicotine delivery systems often used to replace other habit-forming nicotine delivery vessels, such as cigarettes, which

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Creative Therapies Are Life Skills For Overcoming Fears

Creative Therapies Are Life Skills For Overcoming Fears

Creative therapies like writing therapy, drama therapy, and art therapy, are not meant to be treatment-centric. Meaning, their efficacy does not stop at treatment center walls. Creative therapies are practical life skills which can help us relax, cope, emotionally regulate,

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Spiritual Direction in Group Therapy

Spiritual Direction in Addiction Treatment

When it comes to addiction treatment for alcohol, drugs, or any other addiction, spiritual direction plays an important role. One who has faith, whether that be in themselves, the people around them or a higher being, looks at their life

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Exercise in Addiction Therapy

The Relationship of Exercise and Addiction Recovery

Addiction recovery is a long and difficult journey. With the right support of friends, family, and addiction recovery programs like Cypress Lakes Lodge, it can be less stressful. There are many holistic ways to treat addiction, and one of those

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Increase in Drug Abuse in America

Why is Drug Use on the Rise in America?

There are many reasons why people turn to drug use. Sometimes it’s very complicated for people to understand why some of their friends or family members start using drugs. As we’re seeing in this country, drug use and abuse has

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Heroin Addiction treatment and therapy

Addressing the Heroin Epidemic During COVID-19

2020 has been a devastating year. With a global pandemic riddling thousands of people and social injustice hurting our own communities in the United States, we still have a Heroin Epidemic on our hands. We cannot sleep on this because

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Man Smoking Marijuana - Marijuana Addiction

The Psychological Addiction to Marijuana

Marijuana abuse has been a real problem in America. The recreational drug seems harmless to most people. Some may tell you that “it’s just like alcohol, really.” In fact, it’s not, but just like any other drug, it can become

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