Living in Denial: The Truth About Functional Alcoholism

Functional Alcoholism

In the world of addiction, there exists a phenomenon that often flies under the radar, hidden in plain sight. It’s called functional alcoholism, and it’s a complex and insidious issue that can affect individuals from all walks of life.  We’re going to delve into the world of functional alcoholism, uncovering the truth about a struggle […]

Combating Loneliness In Addiction Recovery

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Loneliness is a universal human emotion, but for those battling addiction, it can be a particularly challenging adversary. The journey of addiction recovery is often fraught with emotional and psychological hurdles, and loneliness can amplify these challenges. It’s not just about the physical act of abstaining from substances; it’s also about rebuilding one’s life, mending […]

Tips For Staying Sober: Navigating Social Situations While In Recovery

Navigating Social Situations In Recovery

Key Takeaway: Embrace Preparedness: Foreknowledge of social events can equip you with strategies to stay sober. Prioritize Self-awareness: Recognizing personal triggers can help avoid or navigate challenging situations. Practice Effective Communication: Being clear about your boundaries can garner understanding and support. Use the Buddy System: A trusted friend can offer on-the-spot encouragement and accountability. Be […]

Keep It Clean: Shaun Weiss Brings Healing Through Comedy at Quest 2 Recovery


Quest 2 Recovery, a leading addiction treatment center, is excited to unveil its new program, “Keep It Clean,” spearheaded by the talented actor and comedian Shaun Weiss. Best known for his role as Greg Goldberg in “The Mighty Ducks” movies, Shaun is now channeling his comedic talents into a noble cause – helping individuals on […]

The Power Of Gratitude In Addiction Recovery


Key Takeaways: Cultivating a grateful mindset can transform addiction recovery: Research has shown that practicing gratitude can have significant positive effects on mental health, including reducing stress and anxiety and overcoming negative thinking patterns. In addiction recovery, gratitude can serve as a powerful tool for positive change: By focusing on the things to be thankful […]

Finding Sobriety and Self-Love: An Alumni’s Journey with Quest 2 Recovery


When faced with addiction, it can feel as though you’re trapped in a storm without an end in sight. At Quest2Recovery, we understand the hardships and are ready to lend a helping hand. We aim to provide the lifeline that allows individuals to pull themselves from the depths of their darkest moments. Today, we share […]

The Connection Between Sleep Disorders And Addiction: A Vicious Cycle

The Connection Between Sleep Disorders And A Vicious Cycle

Are you struggling with a sleep disorder alongside an addiction? Many people don’t realize that these two issues can feed off each other and create an ongoing cycle. Read on to learn more about this vicious cycle and how to break it. The Vicious Cycle of Sleep Disorders and Addiction: Understanding the Connection Studies have […]

Co-Occurring Disorders Treatment

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Also referred to as dual diagnosis or comorbidity, co-occurring disorders affect a large number of people struggling with addiction and mental health issues. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, 7.7 million adults in the United States have co-occurring substance use and mental health disorders such as depression, psychosis, anxiety, and PTSD. Although a […]

Fentanyl Myths And Misinformation

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Fentanyl, a powerful synthetic painkiller, has been the subject of many headlines due to its increasing contribution to the opioid crisis and overdose deaths. Because of this, there is a lot of fear surrounding fentanyl and it has become the subject of many misconceptions and myths that can lead to further harm and confusion. By […]

What Is Fentanyl: Uses, Addiction and Treatment

What Is Fentanyl Uses Addiction and Treatment

Fentanyl is a powerful opioid pain medication that is similar to morphine and heroin but is much stronger.  It is manufactured in various forms, including patches, lozenges, and nasal sprays. Fentanyl binds to opioid receptors in the brain, resulting in an intense, euphoric high and relief from pain. Fentanyl is an extremely addictive drug that […]