Austin Harrouff is going on trial later this year for the accused killing of his neighbors back in 2016. His attorneys and the prosecution are claiming different factors that contributed to the murders, while recently released cell phone records show that drugs may have been involved in the Austin Harrouff murders.
The heroin epidemic may seem like old news, but it’s still growing and worsening around the country. Many states are fighting the heroin epidemic through new programs and approaches to helping their communities. Here’s how one community fought heroin and opioids.
While the physical effects of drug or alcohol overdose are apparent, the mechanisms behind the scenes can be more startling than what a person looks like when they’re overdosing. Banyan Detox Stuart shares what happens during a drug overdose and how to recover.
Choosing between your education or your recovery? The treatment team at Banyan Detox Stuart shares tips on how to balance college and addiction treatment with insight on taking a leave of absence so you can get sober without compromising your education.
For many people struggling with a dual diagnosis disorder, the symptoms of depression can often increase the risk of relapse. Banyan Detox Stuart explores the connection between depression and relapse and shares tips for staying sober.
Now that you’re sober, you’ve likely got a lot of free time on your hands. Turn your boredom into fun or even education with these things to do instead of drinking or doing drugs. Find fun sober group activities, ways to pass downtime in sobriety, and more here.
Finding a job after recovery starts with knowing where to look. Banyan Detox Stuart offers tips on finding employment after rehab, including tips on how to master job interviews. Your history of addiction doesn’t have to hold you back from your first job after rehab or a new career.
After announcing that she has been staying at a sober living house, TV show host Wendy Williams has been open about her recovery. Recently, reports are circulating that Williams and her husband may be separating. Here are some reasons why relationships can change in recovery.
Years of being a professional skateboarder turned prankster lead to a destructive path down the road of addiction. Brandon Novak is leading an extremely interesting life to say the least. He sat down at Banyan Treatment Center and told us about his youth, his path to destruction, his battle with addiction, how he got sober, the rewards of recovery, and his introduction to Banyan.
We’ve all seen the headlines, “The Downward Spiral of So and So” or “So and So Fell Off The Wagon”. The media loves (and I mean loves) to announce to the public when celebrities are not doing so well, but you do not hear as many stories of celebrities triumphing their battles with addiction.