COVID-19 vaccinations

Cornerstone of Recovery, East Tennessee’s premier drug and alcohol treatment center, is doing its part to provide COVID-19 vaccinations to a vulnerable population: its own patients. Health experts have warned since the pandemic began last year that addicts and alcoholics are particularly vulnerable populations to the virus, and last fall, researchers writing for the peer-reviewed…

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rehab where you can smoke cigarettes

If whether or not you seek addiction or alcoholism treatment is dependent on finding a rehab where you can smoke cigarettes, chances are good it won’t be a deal-breaker at most facilities you call. (It’s important to note, however, that this varies according to geographic location: According to a 2018 report by the Centers for…

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addiction treatment that takes TriCare

There’s now a new option in East Tennessee for addiction treatment that takes TriCare. “Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few” — so said British Prime Minister Winston Churchill in a 1940 speech commemorating the sacrifices of that nation’s armed forces. At Cornerstone of Recovery,…

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Howard Bowlin

The final six months of 1979 were some of the darkest of Howard Bowlin’s life. Today, the spiritual advisor, military veteran and retired Episcopal priest recalls them with the stoicism of a man who’s spent 40 years working a one-day-at-a-time program of acceptance and change. At Cornerstone of Recovery, the drug and alcohol treatment center…

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