Early recovery is a delicate time; someone in early recovery must go through several biological, social, and psycho-emotional changes that can be difficult to handle. Below, I’ve listed five (5) common challenges and some options for dealing with them*: 261 more words
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What?!?! Is it already March 2014? Stop the world! I’m not yet done with 2013!
Here is my third and final installment post of the series entitled “NUKWIDLS” or “Now U Know What I Did Last Summer” (cause a fourth installment post so late into 2014 would be a tad too much). 703 more words
One risk factor that can predict substance abuse in adolescents is a tolerant attitude about substance use. Basically, if the adults within an adolescent’s world think it’s ok (or even good) to use illicit substances, then that attitude does indicate that the adolescent will use illicit substances. 315 more words
Sober Canyon wilderness treatment program will take place within the 28 day primary treatment stay on the luxurious property at Clear Brook Manor. Sober Canyon is an aid in the pursuit of a recovery based conditioning/reconditioning of the mind, body, and spirit through utilizing a multitude of activities outdoors for those we serve from the ages of 18 – 27. 22 more words
Among many other things Anais Nin said was, “The writer’s responsibility is to increase, develop our senses, expand our vision, heighten our awareness and enrich our articulateness.” Without any doubt, that’s why I write so much about Addiction and Depression: I believe it’s my responsibility to expand people’s awareness about the mechanics of Addiction and Depression. 289 more words