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

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

Preparing for Thanksgiving in Recovery

Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and for those in recovery, this can be a stressful time. Many get-togethers include alcohol, family you may not have seen in a while, and the usual smattering of chaos. Feel more prepared for the Thanksgiving festivities this year by planning ahead and making your recovery a priority. Ask Read More

Returning to Work or School After Rehab

A necessary part of rebuilding your life in recovery is returning to work or school. This can be a challenging transition to make after being away but gives you the opportunity to implement what you have learned in treatment. You are likely to face a variety of situations where you must decide how you will Read More

Sober Summer Vacation Ideas

Summer is here, the kids are out of school and you are planning some time away from work to relax and explore new sites. For many people, summer is a time of fun and freedom; however, when you are in recovery, it can be a bit unnerving to leave your comfort zone and go out Read More

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