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NIDA Reveals Increasing Use of Marijuana among Young Adults

The Recovery VillageRecovery

Seeking addiction treatment can feel overwhelming. We know the struggle, which is why we're uniquely qualified to help. Your call is confidential, and there's no ... Read more
September 21st 2017
The Recovery Village
Recovery

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My Top 10 Recovery Sites and How They Have Enhanced My Recovery

Olivia PennelleAddiction / Recovery Stories

I recall the first two years of recovery as a whirlwind. The initial high of being sober wore off quickly, as I met reality square in the face.
September 19th 2017
Olivia Pennelle
Addiction / Recovery Stories

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One Great Reason to Go to Rehab When You Don’t Want To

The Recovery VillageAddiction, Recovery

It is pretty simple to come up with a long list of "reasons" why you cannot, will not, or should not go to rehab. Few people truly want to go to rehab.
August 21st 2017
The Recovery Village
Addiction, Recovery

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Understanding the Goals of Family Therapy for Addiction Recovery

Understanding the Goals of Family Therapy for Addiction Recovery

The Recovery VillageAddiction, Recovery

Addiction does not happen in a vacuum, and neither does addiction recovery.
August 6th 2017
The Recovery Village
Addiction, Recovery

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the power of journaling in recovery

The Power of Journaling as an Essential Recovery Practice 

Olivia PennelleAddiction / Recovery Stories, Recovery

I’ll never forget the words my first sponsor said to me during our initial meeting: I can see that you’re really disconnected between your head and your heart, she said.
July 29th 2017
Olivia Pennelle
Addiction / Recovery Stories, Recovery

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From Addiction to Recovery: Sarah’s Story

Kelly FitzgeraldAddiction / Recovery Stories

I am 14 years old and I am in the back seat of my mom’s Toyota Tercel and I am literally heartbroken. I know my life is forever changing.
July 27th 2017
Kelly Fitzgerald
Addiction / Recovery Stories

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20 Quotes to Inspire Your Addiction Recovery Journey

20 Quotes to Inspire Your Addiction Recovery Journey

The Recovery VillageAddiction, Addiction / Recovery Stories, Recovery

Beginning and staying on the road to recovery can be a challenge. Drug addiction is a cunning and baffling disease...
July 27th 2017
The Recovery Village
Addiction, Addiction / Recovery Stories, Recovery

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3 Reasons Why My Recovery Has Nothing To Do With Religion

3 Reasons Why My Recovery Has Nothing To Do With Religion  

Beth LeipholtzAddiction, Recovery

For as long as I can remember, religion has made me squirm. I’ve never felt comfortable in churches. The Bible has never resonated with me. I’ve never felt really, truly connected to God...
July 26th 2017
Beth Leipholtz
Addiction, Recovery

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how to socialize and avoid triggers

How To Be Social and Avoid Triggers

Kelly FitzgeraldAddiction, Recovery

How can you have fun while sober? How can you be social, laugh, and be at events where others are drinking?
July 25th 2017
Kelly Fitzgerald
Addiction, Recovery

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From Addiction to Recovery: Laura S's Story

From Addiction to Recovery: Laura S’s Story

Kelly FitzgeraldAddiction / Recovery Stories

Growing up, I always felt like something was off. Despite having an amazing family - two wonderful parents and an older brother -- I struggled to fit in.
July 25th 2017
Kelly Fitzgerald
Addiction / Recovery Stories