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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

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4 Ways Atheists and Agnostics Recover

4 Ways Atheists and Agnostics Recover

Kelly FitzgeraldAddiction, Addiction / Recovery Stories, Recovery

A common question among those trying to get sober, and those who are foreign to addiction and recovery is, how do atheists and agnostics recover?
July 24th 2017
Kelly Fitzgerald
Addiction, Addiction / Recovery Stories, Recovery

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How to Deal with the Emotional Power of a Breakup in Recovery

How to Deal with the Emotional Power of a Breakup in Recovery

Olivia PennelleRecovery

Heartbreak has been one of the hardest life events for me to cope with in recovery.
July 24th 2017
Olivia Pennelle
Recovery

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Addiction recovery

7 Common Relapse Triggers and How to Avoid Them

The Recovery VillageRecovery

Addiction recovery is challenging for many reasons, one of which is the potential for relapse.
July 23rd 2017
The Recovery Village
Recovery

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5 Life Lessons I Learned The Hard Way Through Drinking

5 Life Lessons I Learned The Hard Way Through Drinking

Beth LeipholtzAddiction, Recovery

Life lessons are important, but they aren’t always fun to learn. Sometimes we learn the hard way, and for me, that came in the form of drinking and facing consequences.
July 23rd 2017
Beth Leipholtz
Addiction, Recovery