Once I Get Clean Do I have to be in AA or Counseling Forever?

Once I Get Clean Do I have to be in AA or Counseling Forever?

The power of addiction can bring you between AA and death. But you can stop if you can do better by being sober without AA. There are instances where many addicts have become sober by following a 12-step procedure that entitles living around straight buddies. Others try the bridge back to life, but these procedures […]

Is 2023 Your Year to Get Sober?

Is 2023 Your Year to Get Sober?

The New year has put a question in many people’s minds; is 2023 my year to get sober? This article has the best way to get there. The journey is not easy, although similar to others. However, 2023 is the perfect year to get sober, starting from Dry January. Why 2023 Is the Time to […]

Dry January? What is it, and Does it Work?

Dry January? What is it, and Does it Work?

Have you heard of Dry January? The New Year has brought new resolutions like ditching booze. Alcohol is the primary cause of many diseases, and many people have died from alcohol addiction as well as from drunk driving. Thus, many organizations have taken the bait in the UK and the US to reduce alcohol consumption. […]

Phillip Seymour Hoffman Did Not Have Choice or Free Will and Neither Do You*

Sage Counseling and Coaching Issaquah Washington Drug and Alcohol Addiction Intervention Recovery Coaching Substance Abuse Treatment Serving Washington, Alaska and Hawaii

*Disclaimer: This blog was written not by me, but (coincidentally) by another Debbie Bayer. I found it so profound that I had to share. —Debbie Bayer, LMFT By Debbie Bayer, MA In the wake of the tragic loss of Phillip [sic] Seymour Hoffman, a great artist, partner, father, brother, and son, I offer the following […]

Your Brain on Drugs

It is important to understand that addiction is a problem with brain functioning. Addict/Alcoholic’s do terrible things but the are almost never terrible people. Once the person gets off the drugs and in recovery you start to see the real person emerge. It takes several months for the brain to heal. The addicted individual needs […]

Substance Abuse Types – Get a Counselor in Washington

There are different types of substance abuse disorders, which we will discuss in detail in this article. You must look for a substance abuse counselor in Washington if you are struggling with any of the mentioned substances. Patients can be diagnosed with a substance abuse disorder if they comply with all the signs and symptoms. […]

What Does It Mean to be a Certified Addiction Counselor in Washington?

If you or someone that you love is struggling with addiction in Washington, it might have been suggested that you see a certified addiction counselor. But what does that mean, and what is the benefit of seeing a certified addiction counselor? What Is A Certified Addiction Counselor In Washington? A certified addiction counselor is also […]

Sex Addiction Help in Washington – How Can Debbie Bayer Help You?

If you are looking for sex addiction help in Washington, then you have come to the right place. Sage Counseling and Coaching has decades of experience in the field of addiction. In this article, we zoom into on the person at the head of Sage Counseling and Coaching – Debbie Bayer. The main question that […]

Overcoming Porn Addiction Washington – Frequently Asked Questions

It is difficult to admit that you have an addiction, and you might feel a little bit ashamed to admit that you are addicted. We decided to put together a list of frequently asked questions that could help people in the process of overcoming a porn addiction in the Washington area. Even though our head […]

Addiction Treatment Near Me in Issaquah – A Fresh Start in 2021

Are you looking for a fresh start in 2021 and are searching for addiction treatment near me in Issaquah , then look no further. We at Sage Counseling and Coaching wants to help you on your journey into 2021. Do not let your fresh start just be a New Year’s resolution; start actively working towards […]