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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.
Jun
3

Live Rite Tonight with Alex F.

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June 3, 2021 at 1:24 PM

By Sydney Schulz

Live Rite Tonight, a Recovery Related Podcast ft. Alex F. on his recovery, his realizations, and more.
May
27

The Connection Between Job Loss and Addiction

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May 27, 2021 at 12:39 PM

By Sydney Schulz

Addiction usually leads to the disruption of family dynamics, health issues, and a drop in work performance. People struggling with addiction can for a while maintain the status of a "functional addict."
Apr
26

Emily On the Outreach Team

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April 26, 2021 at 10:44 AM

By Sydney Schulz

Emily discusses being addicted through her teens & early 20's, along with recovery & the multiple routes you can take.
Apr
26

The role of the family in addiction recovery

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April 26, 2021 at 10:12 AM

By Sydney Schulz

The family is often an essential part of that system. The role of the family in addiction recovery is considerable and very important.
Apr
2

The benefits of exercise for recovery and sobriety

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April 2, 2021 at 8:24 AM

By Sydney Schulz

One way to maintain your recovery is by incorporating physical activity into the daily routine. The structure is vital for people dealing with addiction, and regular exercise can help immensely establish it. There are more benefits of exercise for recovery and sobriety, and this article will focus on them.
Mar
25

Peer Recovery Coaches on Recovery: A Recovery Related Podcast

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March 25, 2021 at 1:46 PM

By Sydney Schulz

5 people in training to become Certified Peer Recovery Coaches discuss their reasoning, resources available, their recovery stories and the stigma surrounding recovery that prevents people from getting the help they need.
Mar
24

The importance of having hobbies in recovery: By Olivia Cyr

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March 24, 2021 at 7:11 AM

By Sydney Schulz

The key to successful post-treatment aftercare is a dynamically balanced lifestyle, where hobbies in recovery serve as a powerful catalyst.
Mar
24

Getting to Know Your New Community: An Article by Meredith Jones

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March 24, 2021 at 6:54 AM

By Sydney Schulz

Whether from one country, state, or city to another, moving to a new community can be challenging. Meredith Jones gives tips and resources from moving to the U.S from India, but the information can be helpful for anyone moving to a new community, in recovery or not.
Mar
12

Our Addiction Through Their Eyes: A Recovery Related Podcast

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March 12, 2021 at 9:32 AM

By Sydney Schulz

Live Rite Tonight, a recovery related podcast with a mother telling her story in her daughter's addiction and recovery.
Mar
12

Guide to Long-Term Recovery and Aftercare

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March 12, 2021 at 9:29 AM

By Sydney Schulz

To make walking a path to long-term recovery and aftercare more manageable, it is essential to implement an approach that will gradually ease this burden. Even if all the elements in the following guide are completed, relapse is possible, although less likely to happen. Family support, determination, and complete understanding of the issue will help the recoveree remain on the right path.
Feb
16

Does relocating during recovery help?

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February 16, 2021 at 10:45 AM

By Sydney Schulz

It's a widely known fact that one of the pillars of success in recovery is having an adequate support system. If this is missing from your current location, moving to a new one could be the way to go. Also, as mentioned, if you currently live in a toxic environment, if the relationships you have formed there are toxic or triggering, leaving could be the best thing for your recovery
Feb
16

Live Rite Tonight ft. Roseville PD Heather Owczarek

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February 16, 2021 at 10:37 AM

By Sydney Schulz

Community Outreach Officer Heather Owczarek on recovery resources, addiction, and more!
Feb
4

Live Rite Tonight with Percy G, Genesee County Ambassador

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February 4, 2021 at 2:58 PM

By Sydney Schulz

A recovery related podcast. Join us today and every Thursday at 4pm. Today we have Percy G, Genesee County Ambassador here talking about life after prison, the stigma, resources, and more.
Jan
28

Live Rite Tonight with Mark C.

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January 28, 2021 at 2:54 PM

By Sydney Schulz

A recovery related podcast featuring Mark C talking about his recovery as a double amputee, incarceration, the stigma surrounding addiction and more.