Offering families of addicts hope and help.

One major part of recovery that many rehabs are missing is the family of the addict in rehab. While in rehab the family of the addict continues to face life, and its challenges, minus the addict. Greg Bufkin has been in active recovery for over three years now and has come to understand the toll … Continue reading “Offering families of addicts hope and help.”

Mississippi Peer Support Specialist

Peer support has existed for decades, both formally and informally, in clubhouses, drop-in centers, and consumer-run organizations. Since the 1990s, increased attention has been paid to the importance and potential of expanding mental health staffing patterns to include “consumers as providers” within mental health service settings. “Recovery is possible for everyone.” A powerful statement by … Continue reading “Mississippi Peer Support Specialist”