5 Common Relapse Symptoms and Why Getting Sober Makes Them Worth It

Even after realizing that you have an addiction problem and seeking treatment in a rehabilitation center, it’s normal to experience a relapse.  Some people even relapse several times before their final recovery. Let’s look at what triggers relapse before we get into the relapse symptoms. Causes of Addiction Relapse Stress Stress is the most common Read More

Should You Make New Year’s Resolutions in Recovery?

January is the start of a brand-new year, and many people view it as a “clean slate” of sorts. It’s an opportunity to bring about change and try new things. Sticking with tradition, people often make New Year’s resolutions detailing what they want to accomplish in the year to come.  While having a goal to Read More

Tackling Holiday Stress in Healthier Ways

Thanksgiving is over, and Christmas, Hanukkah, and the New Year are quickly approaching. It can be easy to get wrapped up in the hustle and bustle of it all and stress yourself out. However, putting this kind of pressure on yourself doesn’t help anyone, least of all your recovery. Stress can be a major trigger Read More

Bring More Enjoyment to Recovery by Discovering New Hobbies

Throughout the course of addiction treatment and recovery, clients delve more deeply into underlying issues surrounding substance use. During this process, they may discover that there are certain people or places that are a negative influence on their recovery. Creating a healthier lifestyle means making changes and re-examining choices. Clients may be very protective and Read More

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