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Love and Addiction – A Testing Relationship

LOVE YOUR LOVED ONE THROUGH ADDICTION, 5 WAYS YOU CAN Even though Valentine’s Day has passed, we strive every day to show love to our family and friends. However, loving someone close to you who is struggling with addiction can be a challenge. Learning how to give love and support in this [...]

New Year – New Opportunity to Get Clean

New Year - New Opportunity to Get Clean The beginning of a new year is the perfect time to turn your life around and rid yourself of the addiction that has been controlling you. This year could be the year that changes everything. As others might embark on reaching their resolutions at [...]

The Drug and Alcohol Recovery Process

The Drug and Alcohol Recovery Process Just like every person experiencing addiction is unique in their experiences, type of addiction, and addiction history, the recovery process has its own uniqueness. Common steps to take toward drug and alcohol recovery: Realization that drugs or alcohol have become a problem. Maybe you [...]

6 Tips for a Sober Holiday Season

6 Tips for a Sober Holiday Season The holidays are meant for a time of peace and joy. Anyone who has struggled with addiction knows that Thanksgiving through New Year’s can be a challenging time to stay clean and have a sober holiday season. There many parties and celebrations filled with enticing holiday [...]

Don’t Be An Enabler

Don't Be an Enabler Many people are in denial about their drug or alcohol addiction and never receive treatment. One reason for this is that family and friends enable their loved one’s addiction. By enabling a loved one’s addiction, the consequences of the addiction are many times removed and so the incentive [...]

Does My Loved One Have A Substance Abuse Problem?

Does my loved one have a substance abuse problem? It is very hard and stressful to watch a loved one’s life being affected by drugs and/or alcohol. You are worried if your loved one has a substance abuse problem (meaning prescription drugs, illicit drugs, or alcohol) or even an addiction. You may [...]

5 Reasons To Get Help For Addiction Now

5 Reasons to Get Help for Addiction Now   If you are struggling with drug abuse or alcohol abuse, you need to get help for addiction now. Getting addiction treatment will help you get your life back or even save your life. The sad truth is that many choose to not [...]

Exercise and Sobriety

Exercise and Sobriety Getting sober is hard. Exercise and sobriety can give drug or alcohol recovery an extra boost. When a person turns from their addiction, many times a void needs to be filled. Physical activity is a positive tool to help fill the void of addiction and give a routine or [...]

How To Live With A Recovering Alcoholic

How to Live with a Recovering Alcoholic When a loved one is seeking help for a drinking problem and is on the road to recovery, there is a feeling of instant relief and hope by family members and friends. Not far behind these emotions are doubt and fear. Common concerns as [...]

How To Help A Loved One Avoid Relapse

How to Help a Loved One Avoid Relapse It is a huge relief when a loved one receives professional help for substance abuse. Getting sober is not easy and living a sober life is a life long commitment, but the road to recovery is easier with the help and encouragement of [...]