The Crossroads Centre Antigua Blog

Nurturing Self Love in Recovery

March 6, 2023 | #Addiction Recovery

Recovering from addiction can be somewhat of a challenging process especially in the early stages. Beyond freeing oneself from dependence on mood altering substances, a greater challenge lies ahead in having to acknowledge difficult experiences which...

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How to Get a Loved One into Rehab

February 28, 2023 | #Addiction Recovery

Watching a family member or a loved one struggle with a drug or alcohol addiction can be emotionally and mentally challenging for all of those involved. Encouraging someone you love to get into rehab can be a difficult situation, especially if they d...

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Is Relapse Part of Recovery?

February 21, 2023 | #Addiction Recovery

Many scientists classify addiction as a chronic disease. This means that, while relapse is not inevitable, it is a normal part of the recovery process. Relapse statistics show that relapse rates are about the same as, or less than, other chronic dise...

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What Is a Typical Day in Drug Rehab Li...

February 14, 2023 | #Addiction Recovery

If you struggle with substance abuse, you may feel worried about the idea of going to rehab. Staying at an addiction treatment facility can seem like an unknown quantity. You might wonder how intense a typical day in rehab will be, or which alcohol o...

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Is My Husband an Alcoholic?

February 7, 2023 | #Addiction Recovery

Perhaps you have seen your husband drink for many years and never considered it a problem - but of late there have been warning signs, and questions about how serious his drinking has become that he may need therapy and medical care. All this may be ...

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The Serenity Prayer

February 1, 2023 | #Recovery Article

Emotions run high at the beginning of a new year like the whirlwind of emotions at the cusp of recovery. The thought of a new start fills many with gratitude, excitement, and renewed purpose. New diaries inspire new resolutions and the fireworks that...

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