Paula Kornegay

Recovered vs Recovering – Alcoholism / Substance Abuse

Recovered vs Recovering – Alcoholism / Substance Abuse. Sam posted the following in the forum on substance abuse: ” In all the years I drank and was trying to get sober I did not hear anyone mention that an alcoholic could actually recover from alcoholism. Not from a doctor, a counselor or even in AA. I was taught that I would…

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Amy Winehouse’s Autopsy: Singer Died From Too Much Alcohol

Amy Winehouse’s Autopsy: Coroner Says Singer Died From Too Much Alcohol. The article reads that “the singer suffered accidental alcohol poisoning”.  It is sad news anytime someone’s life is lost to alcoholism or drug addiction.   We just can’t see how it can be reported that it was “accidental” when anyone struggling with chemical addiction…

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Prevention: Creating a Path to a Healthier and Stronger Nation | The White House

Prevention: Creating a Path to a Healthier and Stronger Nation | The White House. “We know that prevention works.  Recent research has shown that for each dollar invested in an evidence-based prevention program, between $2 and $30 can be saved in substance abuse costs.” The above link from whitehouse.gov.

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Family Recovery Classes Launch

We are launching our 1st Session of the Family Reach program Nov 3rd – Jan 19. This is for friends and family members of substance abusers who want to be better informed on how to help their loved one with addictions as well as for the recovering addict who needs a support and accountability group….

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American Association of Christian Counselors Guidestar Exchange