Can PTSD Cause Addiction? A Testimony of Faith-Based Recovery

Can PTSD Cause Addiction? Here is the story of my journey from PTSD to self-medication, addiction, and then to recovery. Thank you for this opportunity to share how my Savior, Jesus Christ, has saved me. My journey to God was not what I thought it might be, but I realize it was what God planned [READ MORE…]

3 Reasons People Turn to Substance Abuse & Addiction

It is interesting to work closely with someone and begin to discern the thought patterns that took place to hook someone with an addiction. Addictions vary but basically can be defined as chemical addictions and behavioral addictions. Why do people drink and do drugs, and how do some people become chemically dependent? I am sure [READ MORE…]

Darren’s Story of Victory – Recovery is Available

My name is Darren Revlett and I’m the director for RU Chapter K1015 in Livermore, KY. I’m a disabled Marine Corps veteran. RU and veterans struggling with addictions are something near and dear to me. The reason I was first drawn to RU was that I had a story much like Bro. Curington’s. I spent [READ MORE…]