Do You Have An Enabler Stop Button

enabler stop button

Your enabler stop button can change your life What is an enabler stop button? You are probably aware, or have heard, the concept of co-dependent/enabling. What you may not know is that there is a Stop Button, too. Who holds your stop button and when can you push it? Let’s explore. What is co-dependent and […]

Not Prepared For Son’s Life After Overdose

Life after overdose is trauma beyond imagining for loved ones. My son Josh lay there in the trauma room comatose and hooked up to a ventilator and everything else that could be. As a physician, I was used to taking care of others in that situation; now the shoe was on the other foot. Straddling […]

Life After Overdose A Mother Speaks Out

Life after overdose is not a simple step to recovery as some would like us to believe…just as sobriety after addiction is not a simple recovery, either. Addiction and overdose are more complicated, and deadly. Life after overdose began with a coma At first, we thought it a miracle that Joshua came out of the […]

How Does Suboxone Work?

Girl taking Suboxone

Is Suboxone a helpful product to get off drugs like Heroin, or is it just another party favor? The truth is, it can be both. What Is Suboxone And How Does It Work? Suboxone actually can be two products. It is a detox medication used to treat opiate addiction and dependence. It is a combination […]

Confused About Methadone?


Lets first start with some medical information about methadone and methadone clinics and then discuss the possibilities/probabilities with this method of medically assisted recovery. Methadone has been used for over 50 years here and in Europe for heroin addiction and also for opioid addiction. It is quite effective when used correctly in this way. The […]

My Advice From God

woman praying about addict son

I needed advice about my son’s drug use, but where to turn? As a physician, I have treated many families with addiction problems and there is addiction in my own family history. But I didn’t see how bad how bad my son’s addiction had become until I was crushed by it.