Substance Abuse

Someone is Always Listening

Hi. I’m Megan and I’m an Addict. I thought that was a weird word. I didn’t really ever think I was one. It’s a typical story really. But so hard for me to deal with. I was always the outcast when I was a kid. By the time I started drinking and smoking, my parents…

Drug Addicted Partner

“Help, I Have A Drug Addicted Partner” Do you, or someone you know, have a drug addicted partner? TheHopeLine® can help. Start chatting with a HopeCoach now. Maybe you thought TheHopeLine® is only for those who are struggling, but we also help those who love someone who is struggling. We are here to listen and…

Stay Clean from Addiction

Staying Clean After an Addiction

Resisting the Urge to Use Again Perhaps you’ve done the hard work of getting clean from your addiction and now you face the new journey of staying clean from addiction…of resisting the temptation and urge to return to it when things get tough. I want to help encourage you and give your some pointers for…

At The End of the Trail

Faces of Addiction at the End of the Trail I used to do a lot of trail riding in the Colorado Rockies. From my log home, I would saddle up and have several trails to choose from. One trail was only a mile long. Another ten. And still another, twenty-five. But each trail one thing…

alcohol and abuse

So Who’s An Addict?

I have been thinking about addictions a lot lately. It all started when I began receiving so many calls on my show, Dawson McAllister Live. It seemed like 60-70% of all the calls coming in dealt with some kind of an addiction. Not only did I hear about personal addictions, but from people who knew…