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July 21, 2017
Benzodiazepines Don’t Play Well With Others

Benzodiazepines Don’t Play Well with Others

In May of 2016, Soundgarden and Audioslave frontman, as well as well known solo artist, Chris Cornell died by suicide. Controversially, there were immediate reports from his wife that after years of sobriety Chris admitted […]
July 20, 2017
self care millennials

Millennials are Obsessed with Self-Care and It’s a Good Thing

The millennial generation has been criticized for many things. They take too many selfies, for example, they still live at home with their parents, and they’re not as interested in having children but they’re in […]
July 19, 2017
trust issues

Trust Issues are Normal, Here’s How to Work With Them

We aren’t going to tell you to get over your trust issues. In recovery from mental health, there’s no reason to tell anyone to just “get over it”. The behaviors we develop over a lifetime […]
July 18, 2017
Why Can’t I Have Just One Drink?

Why Can’t I Have Just One Drink?

“Most of us have been unwilling to admit we were real alcoholics,” reads “The Big Book” of Alcoholics Anonymous in the chapter titled “More About Alcoholism”. “No person likes to think he is bodily and […]
July 17, 2017
rewards of recovery

Rewards You Reap When You Quit Drugs and Alcohol

There are many benefits to quitting drugs and alcohol. Recovery is a lifestyle and its one worth living.  Let’s look at just a few of the rewards you reap when you quit drugs and alcohol. […]
July 14, 2017
avoiding treatment

5 Excuses You’re Using For Avoiding Treatment

Addiction Treatment is a commitment to a lifestyle change which doesn’t include drugs and alcohol anymore. It’s a daunting choice but can be a matter of life or death. If you’re avoiding treatment, these are […]
July 13, 2017
relapse in recovery

5 Things You Didn’t Realize You Gained From Relapsing

Relapse, and anything we consider to be a “mistake” happens for a reason. We have an opportunity to learn from everything we do, whether it was the “right” thing or not. Relapse can be one […]
July 12, 2017
positivity in recovery

Life Got You Down? Here’s 3 Ways to Get Back on the Positivity Train

Life doesn’t have to, and won’t feel great all the time. However, negativity doesn’t have to last. If you’re stuck in the doldrums and can’t find your way out, here are three ways to check […]
July 10, 2017
addiction treatment

Why People Don’t Get What They Need out of Treatment

Addiction Treatment can become a revolving door system. Addicts come in and out of treatment for many years of their lives claiming that it doesn’t help them. From one program to the next, they struggle […]