Reaching Happy Again After Hitting Rock Bottom

Reaching Happy Again After Hitting Rock Bottom

You wonder if you will ever reach happy again after hitting rock bottom. It may not seem like it at the moment, but you will find happiness again in recovery. What is rock bottom Rock bottom is the absolute lowest of the low point a person can go. However, everyone’s...
Helping versus Enabling Know the Difference

Helping versus Enabling Know the Difference

We all want to help a family member or friend who has become addicted to alcohol or drugs. It is how we help them that determine if we are guiding them in the right direction. And, what do we do when they refuse genuine help? As a family member or friend, are you...
Sticking with Recovery during Uncertain Times

Sticking with Recovery during Uncertain Times

Recovery is hard. Sticking with your recovery during uncertain times can be extremely hard. Look at the pandemic of Covid19 going on right now. You, like many people, are feeling anxiety, frustration, fear, and even confusion. All this stress can drive you to the edge...
7 Therapy Topics for Discussion in Group

7 Therapy Topics for Discussion in Group

Group therapy has been shown to help with many conditions, including mental health and addiction. If you are new to recovery, group therapy is a useful tool that can help you understand your triggers and help you know what it is like to be in someone else’s shoes....
Is Forced Addiction Recovery a Good Idea

Is Forced Addiction Recovery a Good Idea

s forced addiction recovery a good idea? While both sides hotly debate this topic, we will look to see if it works or not. One side is that addiction is a mental illness and not a criminal matter. The better question may be, does it work? What is forced recovery...