In British Columbia, people who have (or are perceived to have) mental disabilities can be detained in facilities for their benefit or for the benefit of others. For those in mental health detention, the loss of personal liberty is on
Holiday cheer comes in various forms, and for many, it takes the shape of drugs, alcohol, and other vices freely flowing. For people maintaining sobriety, the holidays can be especially challenging for this reason, among others. Whether it is fac
They say the first step towards solving a problem is awareness. Once you know there’s a problem you can start looking for a solution. If you are finally ready to look for solutions to a drug or alcohol addiction, most likely you&rsq
Family members of addicts often suffer their own battles. They experience a wide array of emotional stress and pain when struggling with the gambling, drug or alcohol addiction of their loved ones. Sadly, the family members' feelings and str
Play therapy involves putting the children and youth that require counselling in a safe, welcoming playroom and allowing them to play and explore with few rules or expectations. The therapist is then able to observe the child and make recommendat
Every marriage will face its up and downs. Often, through support and even marriage counselling, these family relationships can endure. However, there are times when separation may be the best, and right, thing to do.