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Dec
27

The Impact of Social Media on Substance Abuse

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December 27, 2022 at 8:13 AM

By Carissa Wilcox

Today we'll be discussing the impact of social media on substance abuse and the resources that can help people if they are suffering from it.
Oct
3

How Strong Friendships Can Support Your Recovery

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October 3, 2022 at 9:34 AM

By Carissa Wilcox

Are you looking for ways to start anew after recovery? Learn how strong friendships can support your recovery from experts in the field.
Sep
9

The Importance of Sleep in Addiction Recovery

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September 9, 2022 at 8:27 AM

By Carissa Wilcox

People often overlook the importance of sleep in addiction recovery, but sleep is crucial for your healing. We'll explain why in this post.
Jul
19

Common Relapse Triggers and How to Avoid Them

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July 19, 2022 at 6:33 AM

By Carissa Wilcox

Knowing what triggers you can significantly lower your risk for relapse. Here are some common relapse triggers and how to best avoid them.
Jun
29

How to Maintain Sobriety While Working From Home

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June 29, 2022 at 10:40 AM

By Carissa Wilcox

How to maintain sobriety while working from home: Isolation affects how we perceive our recovery selves. Prove it wrong.
Jun
1

6 Signs a Loved One Has Relapsed

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June 1, 2022 at 6:03 AM

By Carissa Wilcox

Seeing your loved one struggling with addiction is hard. Here are 6 signs a loved one has relapsed and how to help them.
May
17

Recovery Options for Busy Professionals

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May 17, 2022 at 8:16 AM

By Carissa Wilcox

Although executive-focused recovery programs can be beneficial, they are only brief steps in a longer process of managing addiction. They are only part of a much larger lifelong pursuit. Professionals can learn to replace unhealthy rewards and stress-coping mechanisms with healthy, balanced ones that truly reward.
May
12

Returning to Work After Addiction Recovery - 5 Things to Know

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May 12, 2022 at 7:37 AM

By Carissa Wilcox

Are you planning on returning to work after addiction recovery? Continue reading to find out everything you need to know before going back.
Apr
25

8 Sober Things to do in Detroit

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April 25, 2022 at 12:30 PM

By Carissa Wilcox

Feel like you don't know what to do with your time since you started recovery? Check out our list of fun, sober things to do in Detroit
Apr
4

Common Myths About Addiction Recovery

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April 4, 2022 at 7:45 AM

By Carissa Wilcox

There are some common myths about addiction recovery that actually make it harder to understand and help those going through recovery.
Mar
11

Benefits of Pets During Addiction Recovery

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March 11, 2022 at 2:42 PM

By Sydney Schulz

The many benefits of pets during addiction recovery await you. So does your future furry best friend and loving companion!
Feb
21

How to Look After Your Mental Health

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February 21, 2022 at 1:47 PM

By Sydney Schulz

Starting your recovery can be a challenging and overwhelming task. Learn more on how to look after your mental health in recovery!
Feb
1

Pros and cons of moving back to your parents while in recovery

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February 1, 2022 at 8:55 AM

By Sydney Schulz

Take a look at the pros and cons of moving back to your parents while in recovery so that you can make the best decision for yourself.
Dec
23

Preparing for a Sober Holiday Season

December 23, 2021 at 7:58 AM

By Sydney Schulz

Preparing for a sober holiday season takes a lot of effort and perseverance. Here’s how you can ensure success and alleviate stress during this period.
Nov
29

Getting Back on Track After Relapse

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November 29, 2021 at 11:10 AM

By Sydney Schulz

You may be looking for a way of getting back on track after a relapse for yourself or a loved one. Follow this link for some advice and steps you can follow.
Nov
2

How to Create a Healthy Sober Living Environment

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November 2, 2021 at 7:12 AM

By Sydney Schulz

Sobriety is not easy. Partly because addiction is undeniably alluring and partly because individuals fighting substance abuse often struggle with a deeper issue that mind-altering substances help mask or provide a distraction from. And the journey to sobriety is different for every individual. Some wake up one day fully motivated to quit. On the other hand, others need more help. They join a rehab program that will provide them with the initial push.