News & Insights

What A Horse Taught Me About Fear and Self-Doubt

October 6, 2016

By Andrea Sauceda, Internet and Social Media Director at The Meadows It was 116 degrees on the June day my new co-worker Erin and I went to meet The Meadows’ Equine Therapy program directors for a ...

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Things to You Should Never Say to the Partners of Sex Addicts

August 31, 2016

When news of former Congressman Anthony Weiner’s latest indiscretions broke, some of the public’s speculation immediately turned to his wife, Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin who was reportedly separa...

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Before You Leave, Look Into Your Trauma

August 18, 2016

It has been said that there are four stages of a marriage, or a long-term committed relationship: romance, disillusionment, misery, and awakening. Most of us declare life-long commitments to our partn...

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How’s Your Inner Child Today?

July 11, 2016

By Nancy Minister, Therapist, Rio Retreat Center at The Meadows If you have ever done any work at The Meadows—either in an inpatient program or in our Survivors I workshop — you likely have had som...

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Confessions of a (Mostly) Reformed Perfectionist

June 23, 2016

By Tracy Harder, MSC, LAC, Survivors Workshop Facilitator Do you remember the one question you missed on that fourth-grade science test that kept you from scoring 100 percent? Or the word you missed i...

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Saying Goodbye to Love Addiction and Love Avoidance

June 10, 2016

[The following letter was written by a woman who attended The Love Addiction/Love Avoidance workshop at The Rio Retreat Center at The Meadows. At the end of the workshop, participants were asked to wr...

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