After the elementary school shootings in Newtown, President Obama speaks to the nation with tears in his eyes. It was a remarkable sign of deep sympathy and empathy for precious lives shattered. A professional rookie football player, Michael Sam, one of the first to come out as gay, tearfully announces his retirement because of the.. read more →

“Rarely do we see a person with just addiction,” says Barbara Hernandez, licensed mental health counselor (LMHC) and program director of co-occurring services at Cornerstone Recovery Center. She is referring to the mental health issues that often accompany a person with addiction – and many times can be the catalyst for their abuse. Cornerstone offers.. read more →