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Traumatic Masculinity and Violence: Our Moonshot For Mankind Offers Hope to Humanity

            We are living in a world out of balance. One clear indicator is our global climate crisis. Another is the violence going on in the world, perpetrated mostly by…

Men Who Fear, Hate, and Worship Women and How They Can Find Real Lasting Love – Part 2

Part 2             In Part 1 we examined the roots of men’s fear of women and how it often triggers male anger. Because the underlying causes of these feelings are…

Men Who Fear, Hate, and Worship Women and How They Can Find Real Lasting Love

Part 1             I’ve been a marriage and family counselor for more than fifty years. It is true, we teach what we want to learn. At my website, MenAlive.com, I…

Join the Moonshot for Mankind and Help Us Save 375,000 Men’s Lives This Year

When I was five years old I thought I could save my father’s life. I knew he was in a hospital, but I didn’t understand what happened to him. What…

Having written a book about the 5 Stages of Love and an article, “The 5 Love Secrets Your Therapist Never Told You About,” I was excited when a colleague told…

From ‘You vs Me’ to ‘Us’: Healing Our Love Lives and The World We All Share

My wife, Carlin, and I have been married for 42 years. It is the third marriage for both of us. When we fell in love and I had decided that…

Long Live Men! Our Moonshot Mission for Mankind and Humanity

When I told a female colleague about our mission she shared a few interesting comments. “I imagine sometimes you get pushback when you first describe your project as one helping…

Sex, Love and The Power and Magic of Your Unconscious Mind

We’ve all had the experience of falling in love with someone who turns out to be absolutely the wrong choice. Many of us have done it more than once. At…

The Molecule of More: How a Single Chemical Can Improve Your Love Life or Ruin it Forever

Shawn knew he was in love. His insecurities melted away. Every day made him feel on the brink of a golden future. As he spent more time with Samantha, his…

Lust and Love: Who We Desire and Why We Stray

How the Love Doctor Finally Met Her Match             I first met Helen Fisher at a conference where we were both speaking about sex, love, and relationships. My book Looking…

Dear Colleagues,   We are thrilled to announce that for a third consecutive year, (2020, 2021, 2022), New Bridge Foundation has been listed as one of “America’s Best Addiction Treatment…

For those of you who are not yet familiar with it, I would like to introduce the Columbia Suicide Severity Risk Scale (C-SSRS). The C-SSRS is comprised of a series…

If you or someone you care about is struggling with addiction, the best option is to seek professional help. Addiction can wreak havoc on someone’s life, disrupting relationships, responsibilities, and…

Each residential treatment center for addiction is different in one way or another. But regardless of their differences, they should all share some standard programs and services that contribute to…

Addiction takes a heavy toll on relationships. Finding ways to heal these relationships is an important part of the recovery process since staying sober requires a strong support system. Having…

When you are grappling with a substance use disorder (SUD) and decide it is time to seek treatment, choosing the right level of care is essential to effective recovery. Drug…

The decision to seek treatment for an alcohol use disorder (AUD) is complex and emotionally charged. Alcohol is ingrained in American culture. Through good times and bad, we turn to…

Most people struggle to be objective about their drug and alcohol use. When you surround yourself with others who drink or do drugs, it is especially easy to justify your…

There is a strong link between mental health and substance use disorders. While it cannot be said that one directly causes the other, the fact is that they frequently occur…

According to the CDC’s National Center for Health Statistics, approximately 100,306 Americans died from drug overdoses in the 12 months ending April 2021, representing a 28.5% increase from the same…

What is PCP? PCP is a synthetic dissociative hallucinogenic drug. It’s derived from the chemical 1-phenylcyclohexylpiperidine hydrochloride. Also known as angel dust, PCP is an illegal drug that gained popularity…

Why Should I Talk to My Child About Alcohol and Drugs? By 12th grade, approximately two-thirds of teens have drunk alcohol. Nearly half have used cannabis.1  Teens drink alcohol and…

What is an Overdose? An overdose occurs when someone takes more of a drug than is recommended for their condition and physiological tolerance. It is a potentially life-threatening condition. Overdoses…

What is Pink Meth? Pink meth, also called strawberry quick meth, is a type of methamphetamine that is pink in color. It reportedly has a sweet, strawberry-like taste and produces…

What is Shake and Bake Meth? Shake and bake meth is produced in a two-liter soda bottle or smaller container. This manufacturing method is called small capacity production lab, SCPL…

What is Ativan? Ativan (generic name lorazepam) is a medication belonging to the class of drugs called benzodiazepines. Its primary use is to treat anxiety. Benzodiazepines are central nervous system…

There are many rehab centers in Nevada, many of which can be found in Las Vegas. If you’re looking for a rehab center in the area, you’ll have plenty of…

If you’re looking for addiction treatment, there are plenty of rehab centers in Nevada. You can find facilities in larger cities, but many rehab centers throughout Nevada exist. Finding the…

Getting help for addiction can be daunting, but it’s a big step. Fortunately, Mississippi has plenty of high-quality rehab centers with a wide range of programs, levels of care, and…

For those looking to start their journey to recovery, it can be hard to know where to start. Fortunately, there are more than 300 rehab facilities throughout New Jersey1.  People…