Author: Habitude


Newstalk 1010 Interview

Tammy Francoeur and John Vereecke, co-founders of the Habitude Program, a residential inpatient addiction rehab program located in Hamilton join Ted Woloshyn on Newstalk 1010 to discuss the program....

relationships and addiction

Relationships and Addiction

Alcohol and drug addiction is a societal problem that is steadily growing and contributes to the destruction of families and communities. Research has identified a strong connection between disrupted family relationships and alcohol and other drug addiction. Global News Dating and Relationship Show host Laura...

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Benefits Genius Podcast: Addiction in the Workplace

Tammy Francoeur, Habitude’s Cofounder and Community Relations Director recently sat down in an interview with Howard Kettner of BenefitsGenius.ca about addiction in the workplace. Howard provides training and guidance to Independent Canadian Insurance Providers....


” IF ” A poem from a Loving Mother to her Addicted Son.

IF… If only I could give to you These gifts I think you’ll need To make it through life’s journey And help you to succeed. I’d give you Strength to stay the course And battle to the end… To put to rest the demons That call themselves your friends. I’d also like to give you Peace That comes...

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Sex and Drugs

When Substance Abuse and Male Sexual Abuse are linked. Males who become addicted to many things have problematic ongoing issues with healthy emotional and sexual intimacy. This is hardly surprising when one understands that these males engage in their addictive behaviors not to have a good...