ARTISTS AND ADDICTION

Rehab for Execs, Artists and Athletes

People who lose everything to addiction are not always scruffy, poorly-dressed individuals living on the margins of society. Wealthy, high profile individuals may also fall to this problem.

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Sue Birkenshaw in Drug Abuse
July 26, 2017

What’s the Real Reason So Many Artists and Actors Use Drugs?

In the field of the arts, it’s far too common for our beloved actors, musicians , artists and writers to suffer the destruction of addiction to drugs or alcohol. Why are they so often prone to drug and alcohol abuse?

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Sue Birkenshaw in Addiction recovery
January 2, 2017

The Delusion that Drugs or Alcohol Made Me a Better Artist

Somehow a lot of artists think they have to be high or drunk to access a higher level of creativity. But it became very clear to me drugs and alcohol take it away.

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