15 Sep

How Spirituality Can Strengthen Your Recovery

Many will tell you of the benefits that come with a faith-based recovery from addiction, and we are no exception. Here at Renaissance Ranch, we believe that true recovery involves spiritual healing, and we have found that this approach is been the most successful for...

15 Aug

Psychostimulant Abuse: Going Beyond Cognitive Effects

According to a report issued by the National Institute on Drug Abuse, Adderall and other psychostimulant abuse seems to be on the rise among high schoolers, while perceived risk of psychostimulant abuse is on the decline. In 2012, as many as 8 percent of 12th...

01 Aug

When You’re Dating a Recovering Addict

For some, the words “recovering addict” might be a red flag when considering dating options; the truth is, however, that if you are interested in pursuing a relationship with a recovering addict, and he or she has taken the important steps necessary to gain a...

15 Jul

3 Advantages of Gender-Based Addiction Treatment

Recovering from addiction can be an extremely difficult process, and gender-based treatment can be just the answer to helping an individual overcome barriers to receive the treatment that he or she needs. Here are three major advantages that gender-based addiction recovery treatment offers. Addresses gender-specific issues Men...