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4 Hobbies I Discovered in Recovery

The Recovery VillageRecovery, Sober Living

Have you ever considered how much time it takes to maintain an active substance dependence?
November 6th 2017
The Recovery Village
Recovery, Sober Living

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Addiction treatment

Why Long-Term Use of Prescription Opioids Leads to Addiction for Many

The Recovery VillageAddiction

To be successful, addiction treatment must be personalized and must consider the whole person. Click here to continue reading.
November 5th 2017
The Recovery Village
Addiction

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Drug abuse

Drugs, Crime, and Violence: Exploring the Connections

The Recovery VillageSubstance Abuse

Alcohol and drug abuse can both lead to criminal behavior and can be used as a coping mechanism by those who have a history of crime.
November 4th 2017
The Recovery Village
Substance Abuse

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Found People Find People: Meet Alumni Michael Griggs

Mike CandelariaRecovery, Rehab, Sober Living

Michael Griggs went from “extreme resistance” to a model resident in treatment. Now, he’s a senior house manager at Next Step Village, showing the way for others.
November 3rd 2017
Mike Candelaria
Recovery, Rehab, Sober Living

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Taking Responsibility for My Recovery

The Recovery VillageAddiction / Recovery Stories, Recovery

As an accomplished motivational speaker, radio personality and substance abuse advocate, Johnny Emerson Joy has spent his time in recovery lifting others up and sharing his own struggles with addiction.
November 2nd 2017
The Recovery Village
Addiction / Recovery Stories, Recovery

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Drug addiction

How to Tell Your Kids about Your Addiction

The Recovery VillageAddiction

Telling children about your drug addiction issues can be a tough conversation. Click here to continue reading.
November 1st 2017
The Recovery Village
Addiction

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Drugs in Halloween Candy? The Truth About Tampered Trick-or-Treating.

Renee DeveneyEvents

If you’re anything like my parents, you’ll sift through your kids’ bag of loot Halloween night, examining each piece for potential tampering.
October 31st 2017
Renee Deveney
Events

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How to Celebrate Halloween Without the Haunting Hangover

Camille RenzoniSober Living

Pumpkins and goblins and bats, oh my! It’s that time of year — Halloween is here! What will you be doing on that frightful night?
October 30th 2017
Camille Renzoni
Sober Living

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How Dogs Can Help Treat Mental Disorders

Cynthia ReynaHealth and Medical, Recovery

If you’ve ever owned a dog, you know the happiness they can bring. You’re probably familiar with the warmth of their chin resting on your knee, and their body on your lap.
October 30th 2017
Cynthia Reyna
Health and Medical, Recovery

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Addiction treatment

FDA Issues Strong Warning about Mixing Meds

The Recovery VillageAddiction

While drugs like naloxone can reverse opioid overdoses, addiction treatment is necessary once a person becomes dependent on opioids.
October 29th 2017
The Recovery Village
Addiction