How Kay White learned that lesson and how she is helping other women do the same.
National Eating Disorders Awareness Week shines a spotlight on early detection.
Wes Geer has played guitar for KoRn, and was a founding member of Hed P.E. Yet his proudest career accomplishment involves one hour, a group of former addicts, and the healing power of music.
It's no secret that addiction can affect anyone, anywhere. What can we learn about treating addiction from cultures around the globe?
Defining your spiritual beliefs – or even choosing to explore them – can be a daunting prospect. Here’s how to get started.
Former CNN anchor Jane Velez-Mitchell is taking charge and having fun in recovery.
If you’ve struggled to find the right support-group meeting, you’re not alone. Here's help.
Taking an honest look at what it is and why you’ve got it.
You’ve changed your drinking habit. Now, it’s time to work on the rest of your life.
Letting go is a common theme when starting the New Year, especially as we think about what happened in the year prior.
Understanding the stages of recovery and developing healthy coping strategies can help you achieve long-term success.
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.... ..
Overcoming the fear of Step 5
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.... ..
Creating a life on purpose
By Margi Taber || Today I was reminded about turning our perspective into our reality. I had been reading a few Facebook postings from others, noting that they did not want to return to work following their long holiday break. I remember those days so well; being unenthusiastic to embrace the reality of returning to work after a few days off – that is, until I didn’t have a job to return to. Read More.... ..
Debunking the addiction story
By Tommy Rosen ||There is an extraordinary force that helps perpetuate all addiction. I call it the Addiction Story. This is the story you tell yourself that builds the case for continuing your addictive behavior. Read More.... ..
- Charlotte Whitton
By Dr. Harris Stratyner, Ph.D || When we read quotes like Ralph Waldo Emerson's we begin to think of things like the serenity prayer, Buddhist philosophy and sayings like, "one day at a time,"... Read More...
By Michelle Horton || If you've ever been stuck in a hard place, wondering the right thing or the best thing to do, it helps to shift perspectives. Read More...