When the Party’s Over – The Truth About Molly and Club Drugs

2019-12-31T23:41:46+00:00September 30th, 2019|Drug Trends|

Since the dawn of time, human beings have been seeking substances that will change the way they feel. Unfortunately, using these substances almost always comes at a cost. Addiction, illness, death, and other detrimental consequences are just a few of the pitfalls accompany drug experimentation. The Rise of So-Called Party Drugs Nevertheless, this hasn’t stopped people from continuing to seek new and improved ways to take the party to the next level. In the past [...]

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Women’s Recovery Team Building 2019

2019-09-27T16:23:16+00:00September 27th, 2019|Recovery|

Team building exercises are important for any business to maintain effective communication, stay focused, and deepen the connection between co-workers. For these reasons, Women's Recovery staff came together for a fun team-building event this week. Here are some of the highlights: Top 3 Reasons for Team Building Communication Communication outside the workplace [...]

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How to REALLY forgive yourself: #7 Steps To Take to Finding Forgiveness Within

2019-09-20T15:17:31+00:00September 20th, 2019|Recovery|

Many people who are recovering from commonly abused substances frantically search the internet for articles that answer the question, “How can I REALLY forgive myself…..NOW?” There’s a reason for this hurried need for self-forgiveness. It’s called guilt. Why So Many Are on the Frenzied Search for Forgiveness You see, forgiveness is the only antidote to guilt. There is no other cure, remedy, or fix for guilt other than good old-fashioned forgiveness. And, chances are if [...]

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8 Reasons Why Being a Sober Woman Will Change Your Life for the Better

2019-12-31T23:38:11+00:00September 19th, 2019|Recovery|

Being a sober woman comes with some large benefits that maybe you can’t see in your present moment. While you can appreciate some of the obvious positive changes that will occur, there are some smaller nuances that will surprise you. The initial elation of a life with no hangovers, no more chains that bind you, no more booze blues and no more addiction-related mistakes is unlike anything you’ve ever experienced. Once you treat your addiction, [...]

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Holly Montag Wilson, Founder of Women’s Recovery: A Great Comeback Story

2019-10-03T15:20:52+00:00September 18th, 2019|Addiction Information, Alcoholism, Recovery|

“I would hope that Denver Women’s Recovery is my legacy, and it’s the best thing that I’ve ever been (able) to do to feel like I’m able to help people along their journey to find recovery.” ~ Holly Wilson, Founder of Women’s Recovery Once upon a time, Holly Montag lived what seemed to be an enviable life. A decade ago, she was a famous face on such popular reality TV shows as The Hills and [...]

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Am I Addicted? 24 Signs of Alcoholism in Women

2019-10-18T18:25:11+00:00September 18th, 2019|Alcoholism|

It’s important to know the signs of alcoholism in women if you suspect someone you love is in trouble. The problem is bigger than you might think. There are an estimated 15 million alcoholics or alcohol abusers in the US. Women make up about 4.6 million of that number. A publication from the National Institute on Alcohol and Alcoholism (NIAAA) called Alcohol: A Women’s Health Issue, states that heavy drinking and binge drinking is becoming [...]

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Weighing the Pros and Cons of Salvia, DMT, Kratom, and Other “Natural” Psychedelic Drugs

2019-09-20T15:21:54+00:00September 17th, 2019|Addiction Information|

There are dozens of various natural psychedelic drugs, but what are the pros and cons of their use? Can you still be considered clean and sober if you incorporate hallucinogens into your recovery? It might sound odd. Are there really “pros” to certain types of drugs? Some believe that specific natural psychedelic drugs, such as salvia, psilocybin mushrooms, or ayahuasca, have beneficial properties to them. When consumed, each of the substances causes the user to [...]

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All About Rohypnol (effects, dangers, roofies) and How to Protect Yourself

2019-12-02T16:10:45+00:00September 16th, 2019|Addiction Information|

About Rohypnol It’s important to know how to protect yourself from Rohypnol effects and dangers. It’s also important to know how to protect yourself from roofies. Rohypnol (generic name flunitrazepam) is much like Valium, but it’s 10 times more potent. As an intermediate-acting benzodiazepine, it can cause someone to fall unconscious in just a few minutes. This is what has made it effective medication for insomnia. It is also used as a pre-medication in surgeries [...]

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The Loperamide High: All about Poor Man’s Methadone

2019-10-18T18:17:41+00:00September 15th, 2019|Addiction Information|

Loperamide abuse is a new way addicts are getting a hit of opioids. Have you heard about addicts turning to anti-diarrhea drugs if they can’t their hands on painkillers? So what exactly does the poor man’s methadone have in it? It might surprise you to know that Imodium A-D is actually a poor man’s methadone. Consider this, there are up to 36 million people abusing opioids worldwide. This is based on a drug report released [...]

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Klonopin: Why the Controlled Substance Clonazepam is so Readily Abused

2019-09-20T15:21:03+00:00September 15th, 2019|Addiction Information|

In the United States, many adults are suffering from panic and anxiety disorders. Klonopin, also known as clonazepam is one of the drugs that treat mood disorders and illnesses. There are over 40 million people who suffer from some type of anxiety disorder in the US. To sum it up, that is one in five people. As a benzodiazepine, it is also used to prevent seizures as it can balance brain chemicals in the central [...]

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