Embracing Nature as Part of Addiction Recovery

Before we were surrounded by technology, we were surrounded by nature. The United States is filled with woodlands, mountains, lakes, and streams, and Maine is no exception. Crossroads incorporates nature into addiction treatment for its vast healing potential. Free from the distraction of technology, clients can focus on the natural beauty and peace of the

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Crossroads Honors Community Leaders at Annual Community Awards Breakfast

    Community involvement is an essential part of the fight for greater awareness, prevention, and treatment efforts for substance use and mental health disorders. Crossroads is honoring seven community leaders who have committed themselves to these efforts and are making a difference at its 4th Annual Community Awards breakfast on May 17, 2017. The

Moving Forward After Recovery - Crossroads

How Families Can Move Forward After Addiction

Realizing that a loved one is struggling with addiction can be scary, heartbreaking, frustrating, and challenging among other things. Once you help the person get into treatment, you may feel some relief knowing that they are receiving the care they need for recovery. However, recovery is a journey and it takes time. Rehab is just

Crossroads 2nd Annual Community Awards Breakfast Honorees

On Wednesday, May 20, 2015, Crossroads will honor six individuals who have committed themselves to raising awareness, promoting prevention and delivering treatment as an alternative to the pain of addiction to alcohol and other substances at its 2nd Annual Community Awards Breakfast. This year Crossroads will be honoring the following community leaders: Tracy Sabol, Media Leader

Help Support Clients at CAMP

“The disease of addiction isn’t substance based. It’s core based.”  ~ Amber A., Crossroads CAMP client   Amber has much to be grateful for these days. December 26, 2014 marked her one-year anniversary of sobriety. She also celebrated her son Chandler’s 1st birthday one month later. After completing treatment at Crossroads’ Children and Mothers Program (CAMP)

Alex’s Story of Recovery

  Following is a story of recovery written by a Crossroads client. Alex completed Crossroads’ Children And Mothers Program (CAMP) in Windham, Maine. Her words have been slightly edited for this post. I had been living a nightmare for a long time. Living years with sexual abuse as a child, my innocence was taken. After the