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Playing Cards — Sober

Playing Cards — Sober

Chris Rosburg created a recovery support program out of his own experience to help others get sober and stay sober.

 
This Is Your Brain On Drugs — Any Questions?

This Is Your Brain On Drugs — Any Questions?

The Partnership for Drug-Free Kids launches the “Fried Egg 2016” campaign re-imagined for today's parents.

 
Everyone Is Addicted to Something

Everyone Is Addicted to Something

Playwright Elise Maurine Milner tackles higher powers, making amends and all the steps in between in 12 Steps, the Musical.

 
Back to School: How to Manage College Sober

Back to School: How to Manage College Sober

Going to school in sobriety is a glorifying accomplishment — an accomplishment that has the potential to boost your self-confidence and help you to achieve a level of self-worth that you never knew possible.

 
Post-college Depression: How Alcohol Can Make It Worse

Post-college Depression: How Alcohol Can Make It Worse

It's relatively easy to turn to the bottle to temporarily cure your woes. Post-college depression and alcohol definitely mix often, but they don't mix well.

 
How to Help a Close Friend with Addiction

How to Help a Close Friend with Addiction

The presence of a close, supportive peer network is a decisive factor in achieving positive recovery outcomes. But it’s also the case that not knowing how to help a close friend with addiction can be an obstacle to intervening effectively.

 
Debunking the Negative Stigma of Addiction Treatment

Debunking the Negative Stigma of Addiction Treatment

Here are the common misconceptions about addiction treatment debunked.

 
The Addicts Comedy Tour

The Addicts Comedy Tour

Comedians Mark Lundholm and Kurtis Matthews combine just enough laughter with tears, showing audiences that there is a light at the end of the tunnel.

 
Addiction and Relapse — Are Hormones to Blame?

Addiction and Relapse — Are Hormones to Blame?

Determining your hormonal balance and taking it into account from the beginning will promote a faster, more successful recovery and improve your chances of remaining clean and sober with a lower chance of relapsing.

 
Summer Fun and Sobriety: Can They Really Mix?

Summer Fun and Sobriety: Can They Really Mix?

The summer months are particularly difficult in early sobriety. But when you gather a group of sober people for any activity, you are bound to have fun.

 
The Next Gateway Drug

The Next Gateway Drug

Dr. Lisa Strohman, founder and director of the Technology Wellness Center, talks about the global issue of technology addiction and overuse.

 
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