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By Margi Taber || I've seen too many times people in recovery returning to the same environment and trying to get well. It doesn't work because if nothing changes, nothing changes.
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By Andrew Sullivan || I awake, carrying the same feelings into the conscious world with me. It takes me a moment to appreciate that the bright light shining through my window is reality, and that I had just woken up from another relapse dream. Read More.... ..
By Greg Kayko || But within minutes of passing the trooper giving a field sobriety test, memories of my own experiences under similar circumstances and as a much younger man come rushing back. Read More.... ..
By Lauren Stahl || My lack of acceptance of these problems led to me not accepting myself. And that led me to feeling hopeless, powerless, and unworthy. My addictions fed off of these bad feelings Read More.... ..
By Jim Jensen || I started thinking about actually sitting with someone I had never seen in my life and telling him all the things (well, almost all the things) I had done “wrong,” I got a little sick to my stomach. Read More.... ..
- Denzel Washington
By Dr. Harris Stratyner, Ph.D || It is ironic that alcohol is legal and is potentially so dangerous. According to the World Health Organization (WHO, 2013), 3.3 million deaths occur each year from some form "harmful use of alcohol.".... Read More...
By Emily Guarnotta || In the story of the tortoise and the hare, the slow-moving tortoise wins the race against the quick and overly confident hare by pacing himself, proving that speed does not always lead to success. Read More...
By Michelle Horton || If you've ever been stuck in a hard place,wondering what is the right thing or the best thing to do, it helps to shift perspectives. Read More...