How did I Become Addicted to Drugs?

How did I Become Addicted to Drugs?

Many people have no understanding as to why or how other people become addicted to drugs. The stigma associated with mental health and substance abuse keeps many hurting people from getting help. It is easy to cast judgment on those who are suffering from being...
Finding A New Road : Allye’s Story

Finding A New Road : Allye’s Story

Allye comes to us from San Francisco, and she truly is a miracle. Allye’s story begins when she was in 6th grade and stole alcohol which landed her at the hospital, sick with alcohol poisoning. Shortly after, while in middle school she discovered marijuana....
Finding A New Road: Jack’s Recovery Story

Finding A New Road: Jack’s Recovery Story

Meet Jack. He is 21, from San Diego and just celebrated his sober birthday at New Roads. Growing up Jack came from a really normal family and grew up in a well-rounded community. When Jack was 16, he was smoking weed, drinking and was prescribed Aderol. He did that...
Finding A New Road : Jodi’s Story

Finding A New Road : Jodi’s Story

Jodi Bowles is our Admission’s and Outreach therapist here at New Roads Behavioral Health. Jodi comes from a really great background; great family, religious upbringing, etc. She is a mother of four and her story starts long ago when when she became pregnant at...