Gambling Treatment and Getting Help

If you think you have a problem with gambling there are ways to get help.  One way is to get professional help before things get worse. Compulsive gambling is a disease that can absolutely destroy someone’s life.  Getting help is the first step to ending this...
Attitude is Everything in Recovery

Attitude is Everything in Recovery

If you are new to recovery you might be wondering how can you be content without, drinking, drugging or gambling. Often this is the reason why people do not get help in the first place.  They just cannot imagine stopping their addiction and feeling contentment.  So, I...
Famous People Who Do Not Drink

Famous People Who Do Not Drink

We have all heard the stories of celebrities throwing wild parties, getting drunk and getting into trouble.  You’ve probably seen the mugshots.  We’d like to give a shout out to celebrities who have chosen not to drink, because we don’t hear about these nearly...
What is The Al-Anon Program?

What is The Al-Anon Program?

Al-Anon is a program for those families and friends who have been affected by someone else’s alcoholism.  It is basically a support group to help people cope and learn how to manage life.  Many people have found that Al-Anon has provided them with the tools to...
Campus Gambling and the Need for Action

Campus Gambling and the Need for Action

As a child, you probably played card games such as rummy, war, slap jack or even poker.  Poker for fun of course! Then there is bingo, which you may have been introduced to by your school or your church.  These games can be addictive.  I am not sure which is worse...

Alcoholism and Violence

When a person is drinking it is more likely that he or she will exhibit behaviors that are not typical when they are sober.  Alcohol often causes a person to make poor choices.  Unfortunately, these choices and behaviors can lead to violence.  A person who gets drunk...

Non-Gambler…Gamblin Man Rap- Billy H.

Check out this great rap and listen to the lyrics of this former gambler, now over sixteen years clean, sober and living gamble free!  I promise you won’t be able to get this beat out of your head…it’s that good! Gamblin Man Rap- Billy Hoffman  ...