Overcoming Addiction Your Way – When it feels Like Nobody’s Listening, There Might be a Compromise

Overcoming Addiction Your Way – When it feels Like Nobody’s Listening, There Might be a Compromise   Overcoming addiction your way is an issue that many addicts struggle with. It seems that friends and family members are only willing to accept a traditional residential rehab program as a viable source for addiction recovery, but you’re [...]

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Addiction Treatment Brings Hope Back into Your Life – and So Much More

Addiction Treatment Brings Hope Back into Your Life – and So Much More   When considering addiction treatment, you might feel a little spark of hope. You might hope that this time, you will kick your addiction. You might hope that you finally will be able to be normal and stop feeling miserable and unhappy [...]

By | August 19th, 2017|Blog, Recovery|Comments Off on Addiction Treatment Brings Hope Back into Your Life – and So Much More

6 Tips to Beat Fear and Succeed in Recovery & Life

6 Tips to Beat Fear and Succeed in Recovery & Life I'm fairly certain that you want to succeed in every area of your life. If you’re thinking of getting in recovery, or if you are in recovery from alcoholism or drug addiction, then beating fear and succeeding is certainly important to you. Wouldn't it [...]

By | August 16th, 2017|Blog, Recovery|Comments Off on 6 Tips to Beat Fear and Succeed in Recovery & Life

Overcoming Addiction – Rehab vs. Going it Alone

Overcoming Addiction – Rehab vs. Going it Alone   Overcoming addiction is hard no matter how you do it, but is it really possible to overcome an addiction without going to rehab? Do lots of people successfully do it? What is the potential for long-term success when it comes to doing it without addiction treatment? [...]

By | August 14th, 2017|Blog, Recovery|Comments Off on Overcoming Addiction – Rehab vs. Going it Alone

Quitting An Addiction – How to Tell Your Loved One is Ready, and How to Help Make it Stick

Quitting An Addiction – How to Tell Your Loved One is Ready, and How to Help Make it Stick   Quitting an addiction is hard stuff. It’s never easy to make a lifestyle change like overcoming an addiction to substances or alcohol. Even gambling, sex addiction, and eating disorders can be really tough to overcome. [...]

By | July 17th, 2017|Blog, Recovery|Comments Off on Quitting An Addiction – How to Tell Your Loved One is Ready, and How to Help Make it Stick

The Challenges You May Face in Sobriety

The Challenges You May Face in Sobriety So now that you're contemplating giving up substances on your drug or alcohol recovery path, you may be wondering what life in drug or alcohol recovery might look like. You may have some concerns, questions,  and feel a little bit like your life will not be as fun [...]

By | June 18th, 2017|Blog, Recovery|Comments Off on The Challenges You May Face in Sobriety

Why Those in Recovery Shouldn’t Date For a Year

Why Those in Recovery Shouldn't Date For a Year Recovery from alcohol addiction can be extremely difficult, as alcohol recovery is a battle constantly being fought between our brain and our willpower. But this battle is not always fought on the front lines. Most of the times it is a sneaky, guerrilla kind of warfare, [...]

By | May 6th, 2017|Blog, Recovery|Comments Off on Why Those in Recovery Shouldn’t Date For a Year

Support Sustains Us—Do You Have Enough of the Right Kind?

Support Sustains Us—Do You Have Enough of the Right Kind? Support sustains us in everyday life when things are going well, and in the high-stress periods when we are stretched beyond our means. Support is more than a luxury of a good life. In fact, the need for support is hard-wired into us as a [...]

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The Victim Role—Common and All Too Easy

The Victim Role—Common and All Too Easy The victim role is a common one played out among people with addictions. It tends to pop up frequently during treatment and early recovery. People are still trying to get ‘their heads on straight’ in rehab and just after. And, weeding out thought distortions that are part of [...]

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Reclaim Health Through Treatment and Recover

Reclaim Health Through Treatment and Recovery Reclaim health through addiction treatment and recovery efforts after treatment if you have a substance use problem. Getting the right help from trained addiction professionals is essential to get you on your road to health. After treatment, and often during, participating in recovery efforts like sobriety support groups can [...]

By | March 31st, 2017|Blog, Recovery|Comments Off on Reclaim Health Through Treatment and Recover