How to Overcome a Gambling Addiction

How to overcome a gambling addiction:  Living a gamble free life after being in a 30 day treatment facility can be a challenge.  The following story depicts a former patient’s day and how to really work a 12 step program.  It chronicles a fairly typical story of...

Signs of a Gambling Addiction: What to Look for!

Too often  people will hear about someone who has entered treatment for a gambling addiction.  Most people would say they had no idea.   There were no signs of a gambling addiction.  But if we look close at it there were certainly signs along the way. For a compulsive...

How to Deal with a Gambling Addiction: Compassion

How to Deal with a Gambling Addiction:  Compassion might be a good start but a tough one.  Gambling away savings and retirement can be a hard pill to swallow.  Maybe more difficult is the lying that goes along with addiction.  Furthermore, is the overall stress that...

Slot Addiction: A Story of Hope

After seeking treatment for her slot addiction this former patient has a story of hope.  As with many people the consequences of addiction take a toll on the human spirit.  A recent article shows how far one will go to fuel an addiction. One former patient lost the...