The necessity for connection…

Relationships are the heartbeat of psychological stability in the lives of each one of us. Dr Donald Joy PhD has written a book titled Bonding: Relationships in the image of God. This book demonstrates the effect of two systems noteworthy of consideration. One, The Neurotic System: In this system people who are supported by as … Continued

Addiction: What to Look For, What to Do, and Where to Go

The following information was presented at a FCR conference recently held regarding treatment and the church. MYTHS: • If you have enough will power, you can stop. • This is a character flaw. • You can successfully finish treatment in a few weeks. FACTS: •“Alcoholism is the 3rd leading lifestyle-related cause of death in the … Continued

Subtle barriers within treatment recovery.

Have you ever wondered why some people don’t seem to make it through treatment first time around, while others do? These individuals’ treatment episodes are plagued with either minuscule or catastrophic problems that seem to shake the very foundations of their program while also directly affecting those around them. They might be identified as the … Continued

Some of the pitfalls of addiction and mental illness

Full Circle Recovery (FCR) is an Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) faith-based Christian facility. FCR works conjointly with mental health disorders such as depression, anxiety, panic disorders, bipolar disorders, trauma concerns, personality disorders, and many other categories of mental health issues that confound the balance of life. FCR is a Christian dual diagnosis residential and … Continued