National Drugs and Alcohol Facts Week – March 30th- April 5th

2020-05-14T18:40:10+00:00March 25th, 2020|Categories: Family Resources, Prevention, Recovery, Secondary, Substance Use, Tips & Tools|Tags: , , , |

This year marks the 10th anniversary of National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week, which is an annual health observance week from the National Institute on Drug Abuse [...]

Meet the Team – Heather Herren, Co-Founder and Family Support Specialist

2020-05-26T14:26:28+00:00July 21st, 2019|Categories: Meet the Staff, Family Resources, Featured, Meet the Team, Recovery|Tags: , , , |

Meet Heather Herren! Heather is Co-Founder of Herren Wellness, along with her husband Chris, as well as Family Support Specialist. She is a vital part of our [...]

What You Need to Know About Heroin Abuse

2020-05-26T14:36:12+00:00May 16th, 2019|Categories: Heroin, Addiction Treatment, Early Recovery, Family Resources, Featured, Opiate Addiction, Prevention, Recovery, Substance Use|Tags: , , , , , , |

There is a lot of talk in the news and media these days about opioid addiction, and heroin has been the most commonly used illegal opioid for [...]

Opiate Addiction – How Opiates Affect The Brain & Body

2020-05-26T14:39:28+00:00May 10th, 2019|Categories: Opiate Addiction, Addiction Treatment, Early Recovery, Family Resources, Featured, Prevention, Substance Use|Tags: , , , , |

We hear all about opiates (and opioids, which are used interchangeably for the purposes of this post because opiates and opioids affect the same receptors in the brain) and [...]