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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.
Oct
14

Mental Health Benefits of an Organized Home

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October 14, 2021 at 12:00 PM

By Sydney Schulz

There are numerous mental health benefits of an organized home. Reduced stress is the dominant one and can affect many spheres of your life.
Sep
24

Best cities in the US for sober living

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September 24, 2021 at 7:37 AM

By Sydney Schulz

Moving to one of the best cities in the US for sober living can enhance your recovery journey.
Sep
8

How to stop enabling someone’s addiction

September 8, 2021 at 12:28 PM

By Sydney Schulz

Here is how to stop enabling someone's addiction and help them recover. Unless they face the consequences, they will never make a change.
Aug
23

Moving back into an old neighborhood vs. living in a sober house after rehab

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August 23, 2021 at 8:20 AM

By Sydney Schulz

If you are wondering whether moving back into an old neighborhood or living in a sober house after rehab is the right choice for you, here is what you need to know about both options.
Aug
3

Does Your Job Make You Vulnerable to Addiction?

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August 3, 2021 at 9:26 AM

By Sydney Schulz

Although having a job during addiction recovery is highly beneficial as it helps you maintain a healthy routine in life, there is a connection between your job and addiction that is not as positive. If you are struggling to recover from substance abuse, the type of work you do might be a part of the issue.
Jul
26

Guide To Finding Employment for People In Recovery

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July 26, 2021 at 11:28 AM

By Sydney Schulz

Finding employment for people in recovery can be challenging. Re-entering a job market after treatment is one of the first troubles early recovery brings.
Jul
22

Live Rite Tonight Podcast: Judson Center

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July 22, 2021 at 1:02 PM

By Sydney Schulz

Sue from the Judson center on their resources.
Jul
9

Hoarding and Substance Abuse

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July 9, 2021 at 8:03 AM

By Sydney Schulz

Hoarding and substance abuse individually affect both the person struggling with these issues and their families. And sometimes, they can co-exist, demanding simultaneous treatment. These two conditions share some characteristics but have unique ways of damaging the user's life.
Jul
1

Ways to Invest in Yourself in Addiction Recovery

July 1, 2021 at 10:00 AM

By Sydney Schulz

It's necessary to continue to invest in yourself in addiction recovery as it will make it easier to remain sober. Now is the time to focus on all the other areas of your life. Then, you will notice some tremendous changes in your physical and mental well-being.
Jun
17

Jodi Switalski on Live Rite Tonight

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June 17, 2021 at 1:49 PM

By Sydney Schulz

Jodi discusses her experience reducing the stigma & advocating for those struggling with substance abuse disorder : the new expungement laws, and more.
Jun
17

How to Manage Stress in Sobriety

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June 17, 2021 at 7:33 AM

By Sydney Schulz

We all have different reactions to stress, but the underlying effect is pretty much the same. We feel mental or emotional strain and all these various reactions are our coping mechanisms. They are crutches to help us get through. For people in recovery, it is crucial to learn how to handle stress more constructively.