Addiction Stories

Addiction Stories

One of the most difficult aspects of addiction is that it can feel very isolating. If you are experiencing addiction, it is helpful to remember that many others share your struggle. Reading stories from people who have been through, and sucessfully recovered from, addiction serves as a reminder that recovery is possible.

 

Untested lethal injection drug mixtures amplify concerns of an already controversial issue....
Jeffrey Stockbridge's photoblog chronicles the struggles of Kensington Avenue....
AllTreatment.com is offering Enhanced Listings to participating Treatment Centers across the United...
An interview with Shilo Murphy of the People's Harm Reduction Alliance in Seattle....
Linda Quirk has run across deserts, over mountains, and through city streets to bring awareness to addiction...
Children of divorce are particularly vulnerable to drug and alcohol addiction. This article intends to...
Drug and alcohol addiction are rampant among Native American populations in the Portland Metro Area....
Ryan is proof that there are many faces of dependency, and each one is capable of attaining sobriety...
Kimball was born and raised in a puritanical Mormon society. In the aftermath of a traumatic event at...
The following is an interview with Amy Hagberg, coauthor of Facing the Dragon....
Digging the Vein author talks about writing as therapy and how addiction influenced his career....
AllTreatment talked with Mike H. of Realistic Recovery about the 12 steps and the challenges they can...
We interviewed someone (who requested to remain anonymous) about his struggle with alcoholism and subsequent...
Syd himself is not an alcoholic, but has had multiple people in his life struggle with alcoholism....
Peg shares with us how gambling addiction slowly took over her lifestyle, what happened when she had...
We interviewed Marilyn Lancelot, a recovering gambling addict and alcoholic who took herself and her...
We interviewed Charlie O. Edinburgh, a long-time recovering overeater....
This interview was conducted by AllTreatment.com with a parent whose daughter has been addicted to h...
This interview was conducted by AllTreatment.com over email, with a parent who's son has been addicted...
This interview was conducted by AllTreatment.com over email, with a parent who's son has been addicted...
"I remember thinking, man, what a horrible son I am. I'm gonna go to hell for this one for sure."...
"It's like having the worst flu in the world and then within several seconds it all goes away."...
"My mind starts racing and I start thinking, how can I get high as quickly and easily as possible?"...