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Uncovering the Stigma of Addiction

2018-01-08T12:00:54-08:00

When struggling with addiction, recovery is a constant process. It can vacillate between great successes and feeling like there's no one left in your corner. There are many stigmas associated with addiction that can influence the ways in which people react to you during recovery. These stigmas are a difficult part of healing and need to be debunked in order to prevent their potentially harmful effects on those who are actively in recovery. People Are Not Defined By Their Addiction Those [...]

Uncovering the Stigma of Addiction2018-01-08T12:00:54-08:00

Tips for a Substance-Free Holiday

2020-04-23T12:19:56-07:00

The holidays can be a difficult time for people recovering from addiction. Stress, visiting with family members and alcohol-fueled holiday parties can add triggers that may not be present during the rest of the year. If you or someone you love struggles with addiction, these tips can help you have a substance-free holiday this year. Know Your Triggers One of the most important aspects of staying sober is knowing what triggers can make you crave certain substances. Loneliness, stress, and negative [...]

Tips for a Substance-Free Holiday2020-04-23T12:19:56-07:00