Longer Treatment Programs – Are they Better?

Longer Treatment Programs – Are they Better?   Many are discovering that longer addiction treatment programs are helping them to boost their chances for a successful recovery. So, is this the right option for you? If you’re struggling with an addiction, and you’ve found that the usual 30 day program just doesn’t do the trick, [...]

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3 Mobile Apps To Help You In Your Recovery

3 Mobile Apps To Help You In Your Recovery If you’re on the road of recovery from alcoholism or drug addiction, congratulations for making the decision to take back control of your life. Recovery is a worthwhile endeavor. Chances are you may need some encouragement and support at times in your recovery. Good news is [...]

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Dealing with Reality or Not–a Recovery Challenge

Dealing with Reality or Not--a Recovery Challenge Dealing with reality or not is the difference between staying in our misery or choosing recovery. This is true for people who are addicted and for those who are in codependent relationships.  Most of us who have struggled with either or both of those conditions bounced back and [...]

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Make Progress toward your Recovery

Make Progress toward your Recovery Make progress toward your recovery from addiction no matter what your current situation is. You may be just beginning to explore options for treatment, or you may just be trying to figure out if you need rehab or not. It’s a journey and everyone who wants to beat addiction is [...]

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Becoming Empowered to Have the Life You Want and Be Who You Want to Be

Becoming Empowered to Have the Life You Want and Be Who You Want to Be Becoming empowered is possible, no matter what your current situation and life circumstance. There is always something we can do to increase our momentum, sense of personal power, use our resources, or find a solution. Perhaps we need help to [...]

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Something to Read about Adult Children of Alcoholics

Something to Read about Adult Children of Alcoholics Something to read about adult children of alcoholics can help immensely when you have grown up with alcoholism and now are still struggling in adulthood. Such childhood experiences can be traumatic, but they can also leave us unprepared for life outside our original families. Many issues confront [...]

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Something to Read about Addiction Recovery

Something to Read about Addiction Recovery Something to read about addiction recovery can mean a lot at any stage of your own recovery journey. It's always helpful to hear another's story or to approach your problem from various angles. Also, inspiration is important. You never know what may touch you in a meaningful way, or [...]

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Overcoming Despair–Finding Hope in Recovery

Overcoming Despair--Finding Hope in Recovery Overcoming despair is a common challenge for people who seek recovery from addiction or codependency. Both conditions entangle us in a negative and often out of control life spiral. And, the problems they cause are rarely contained to one aspect of our lives. Rather, they are pervasive and interconnected, rippling [...]

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Fun Activities to Do Outside Instead of Drinking

Fun Activities to Do Outside Instead of Drinking Somebody once said, “Want to find out who your true friends are? Get sober.” When people give up drinking, they often feel that there is no more fun in going out to do anything. They feel like life will be a bore and their friends will leave [...]

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