May 12, 2018

Do you know who you really are?

God Told Simon who he was:

“Now I say to you that you are Peter (which means ‘rock’), and upon this rock I will build my church, and all the powers of hell will not conquer it.

Jesus called Simon as one of his disciples, He changed his name...

April 11, 2018

Am I enabling or helping and what is the difference?

This is a question I have been asked by clients many times. It is also a question I have asked myself. We can all think of fact patterns that we would consider enabling. However, sometimes the answer is not so clear....

March 19, 2018

3 Ways to Take Off the Shackles of Addiction

1. To start with, you need to be authentic. Stop denying that you have a problem and making excuses. When you admit you are in need of help, you will know that you are on your way to recovery.

2. Next, let go of past hurts. Th...

March 19, 2018

The Effects Of Addiction on the Family

Family members can be powerful allies in the recovery process. And while a person is in treatment, it is the perfect time to involve family members. During the course of their loved one’s care, family members may begin to recognize...

March 19, 2018

Recovery Wellness Plan

Are you contemplating recovery from your addiction? GATES Recovery Center is here to help! 

An individualized Recovery Wellness Plan can be established with our Recovery Coaches. This resource details progress towards treatment goals; provides info...