staying sober

Challenges and Solutions for Staying Sober

Deciding to enter treatment for a substance use disorder is a huge, life-changing step. Making the decision to break free from addiction is not an easy one, as it entails a commitment to living a life in sobriety. Feelings of ambiguity always…
staying sober

Isolation and Sense of Loss During the Holiday Season

Many people feel an overwhelming sense of loss and isolation during the holidays, and those feelings and emotions can trigger a relapse and use of alcohol or drugs to mask the pain. Mental health challenges and addictive tendencies are heightened…
staying sober

Natural Remedies to Use Instead of Painkillers

After conquering your addiction, in a perfect world, you’d never be faced with a new temptation . Your hard work wouldn’t go to waste, because you would be strong enough to say no to everything that might push you to relapse. Unfortunately,…