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Hitting Rock Bottom

How to Know When You've Reached Bottom

Allison Hudson | Posted 05.18.2015 | Healthy Living
Allison Hudson

What I later found out was that people's "bottoms" are all over the board. Some high. Some low. Some short. Some long. Some hit what they think is their bottom and find trap door after trap door of even lower bottoms. I guess I never gave the term "rock bottom" any thought until I hit it and even then, all I knew was my own rock bottom.

10 Life Lessons Hitting Rock Bottom Has Taught Me

Roxanne Ford | Posted 03.25.2015 | Healthy Living
Roxanne Ford

With each hardship I've learned that I am a survivalist. I am resourceful. I am an alchemist of my surroundings. And I'm resilient beyond (even my own at times) belief.

Wake-Up Call

Antonio Diaz | Posted 12.23.2014 | GPS for the Soul
Antonio Diaz

The phrase "wake-up call" is something that we have heard before whether it is while growing up, in articles, in the news, movies, or even song titles such as "Wake Up Call" by Maroon 5. We have even heard the famous phrase during hotel stays.

Waiting to Hit the Elusive 'Rock Bottom'

Deni Carise | Posted 08.24.2013 | Healthy Living
Deni Carise

That addiction is a disease means that we can do something about it, to prevent it, to treat it and take responsibility to self-manage it. David Sheff captures this eloquently in his book, and I work each day to spread the message that successful treatment and recovery are possible.

Liberal Arts Professors in the 36th Percentile?

Victor M. Feraru | Posted 07.14.2013 | College
Victor M. Feraru

Julie Winterich, associate professor of sociology and anthropology, was researching women's salaries in higher education when she came across some interesting information regarding Guilford faculty salaries. Guilford faculty and staff are some of the lowest paid in the industry.

Primary Addiction Myths, From Brad Lamm (WATCH)

Posted 08.13.2013 | Home

How do you separate myths from reality when it comes to addiction? Addiction specialist and CEO of Change Inc. Brad Lamm shared the top myths in recov...

Hit Bottom? Time to Get Up!

Craig Ing | Posted 11.27.2011 | Healthy Living
Craig Ing

I am under no illusion how tough things are right now, that is precisely why I am focusing on providing some guidance that will hopefully make a difference.

Aerosmith Drummer Writes Of Hitting Rock Bottom

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Aerosmith drummer Joey Kramer says he wrote his new book, "Hit Hard: A Story of Hitting Rock Bottom at the Top," in order "to be entertaining, but at ...