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Just on The Holidays

Let’s start off this article with a little anecdote. When I was in my early twenties, I found myself in a gender-specific rehab facility in Southern Florida. I wound up there because of a series...

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The Importance of Positive Self-Talk

“If you weren’t such a loser, you’d be able to quit drinking. But you can’t, because you’re weak.” “No one cares about you. If you fell off the face of the planet, no one would...

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10 Tips to Stay Sober on Thanksgiving

Staying Sober – No Small Feat Staying sober long-term is certainly not easy. In fact, identifying and working through relapse triggers every time they arise is a learned skill that takes ample time and patience...

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Staying Sober Over the Holidays

What do you get when you combine a global pandemic with the holiday season? A pretty triggering situation, that’s what. For individuals in addiction recovery, dealing with the stress of the holidays can be triggering...

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Finding the Will to Live

If you have suffered from a substance abuse disorder firsthand, you are probably more than familiar with the crushing feelings of isolation and hopelessness that go hand-in-hand with a complete lack of control. When I...

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