How to Comfort a Gambling Addict: Mindfulness

How to Comfort a Gambling Addict… Mindfulness is when a person tries to focus on the present moment and can be used as a tool to reduce stress. I recently took a group of guys on a mindfulness walk. My instructions to the group were to not talk, use as many of...

Alcoholism Rehabilitation Center: Mindfulness

One Alcoholism Rehabilitation Center focuses on a term called mindfulness.  Mindfulness is when a person tries to focus on the present moment. I recently took a group of guys on a mindfulness walk. My instructions to the group were to not talk, use as many of their...

Alcohol Treatment in Virginia: The Key to Success

One of the most difficult decisions for an active alcoholic/addict is to seek out treatment and commit to getting help. How many times have you heard a loved one say that I am sorry, I want help and I will not drink or drug ever again? Yet, either that same day or the...

Gambling Addiction Support: Sponsorship

Attending twelve step meetings after an in-patient treatment stint is one of the keys to relapse prevention.  It is highly suggested that once leaving treatment the gambling addict should continue with some sort of gambling addiction support.  Also, it is highly...