codependency and addiction

The Relationship Between Codependency and Addiction

Is there someone enabling your drug dependency? Codependency and addiction are two destructive habits that often coexist. Can you save this relationship? More importantly, can you quit using drugs or alcohol? At Serenity House Detox Houston, our team offers assistance to those struggling with drug and alcohol use. We offer a range of treatment options…

family conducting an intervention

5 Benefits of an Intervention

There are many benefits of an intervention to get someone you love to seek treatment for an addiction to drugs or alcohol. Whether you want to host an intervention or you are the recipient, Serenity House Detox Houston is ready to help you. Our detox program provides the support needed to physically remove an addictive…

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Enjoying a Sober Thanksgiving

While the festive period is one that many people look forward to, it might be a worrying one for those in the early stages of recovery from alcohol abuse. It can present several triggers that threaten their recovery. Fortunately, there are ways to enjoy themselves and still have a sober Thanksgiving or recover at Serenity…

parents arguing in front of their child and a doctor before learning how addiction affects families

How Addiction Affects Families

When you think about how addiction affects families, you may realize that substances like opioids and alcohol have a severe impact on the way we relate. Although we think of addiction and substance abuse disorder as a largely personal experience, these substances have a devastating impact on the people who surround the addicted individual. Addiction…

how to stage an intervention

How to Stage an Intervention

Getting help for people who struggle with addiction is very important. Unfortunately, they aren’t always open to the idea of getting help. For that reason, interventions can be necessary to demonstrate that there’s a problem and motivate change. Below is more information about how to stage an intervention. What Is an Intervention? An intervention is…