Lesser-Known Signs of Substance Abuse Many people who struggle with substance abuse are good at keeping their addiction hidden. Knowing all the signs of substance abuse will help you decide if you need to talk to your loved one about addiction. If your loved one demonstrates these lesser-known signs of substance abuse it’s time to…

11 Ways to Help Your Spouse Avoid a Drug or Alcohol Relapse You and your spouse have been through a lot—confronting addiction, going through treatment and making a commitment to live a substance-free life. Now you’re embarking on a new phase in your relationship. It’s time to focus on leading a healthy life together and…

How a Child’s Life is Jeopardized by Addiction In even the best of circumstances, today’s children are forced to grow up fast. Children of addicts, however, face challenges few others can even fathom. With an estimated 25% of children in the United States exposed to familial substance abuse, figuring out how addiction impacts kids is…

Alcohol and substance abuse are touchy topics to begin with, but having a conversation with a teenager about them can be downright unnerving.

Finding the right treatment center for drug/alcohol addiction is vital to your recovery. Follow these guidelines to find an effective addiction center.

When someone in your home is struggling with an addiction to drugs or alcohol, it can add stress to the entire household; not only emotionally but financially, as well.

Outpatient therapy for alcohol and other drugs doesn’t require 24-hour care at a specialized facility. Instead, it offers treatment and support from professional counselors while you live at home or in a recovery-focused residence. For many people recovering from addiction, it’s a way to receive quality therapy without being away from work, school, or family.

With the grand opening on Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, the Gate House now runs six transitional living locations accommodating men and women separately throughout Lancaster County in addition to its Behavioral Health Services center on North Cherry Street in Lancaster city.

You deserve to live a life free from the stress and pain of abuse. And understanding the warning signs that indicate you’re being abused by an addicted person is the first step on the journey toward a healthier life.

Lancaster, Pennsylvania — April 7, 2017 — CARF International announced that The Gate House has been accredited for a period of three years for its Gate House for Men, Gate House for Women, and Gahe House Behavioral Health Services programs. The latest accreditation is the second consecutive Three-Year Accreditation that the international accrediting body, CARF,…

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