Managing Your Shopping Addiction

Remember, the holiday season is less about what you buy others and more about appreciating their company and presence in your life. Nothing you can purchase will replace the time you spend with your loved ones.

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Jingle Bells or Jingle Hell?

Holidays can be brutal if you’re in early recovery. Here’s how to lessen the stress, embrace the festivities and protect your sobriety.

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Financial Recovery

Many people don’t think of money as a recovery issue—but your financial habits can be closely linked to sobriety.

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Sober For The Holidays

Whether you’re fresh out of rehab, or have some sobriety under your belt, facing the holidays is challenging.​

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An Interview with Lisa Boucher, Author of "Raising the Bottom"

In “Raising the Bottom: Making Mindful Choices in a Drinking Culture,” author Lisa Boucher unearths the buried narratives of women’s addiction, shedding light on overlooked perspectives and the unique experiences of women’s complicated relationship with alcohol.

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4 ways to regain trust

The 4 pillars of regaining trust

When my daughter first came out of a rehabilitation center, I had high hopes that we’d be close again, yet I obsessed about her relapsing.

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Gabor Maté at a signing for his latest book.

Interview with the Author: Gabor Maté

We caught up with Gabor Maté while he was on holiday on Hornby Island, British Columbia

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Reinventing Ourselves in Recovery

It’s not about creating a shiny new self; reinvention is about moving toward the self we left behind.​

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Aftercare Spotlight: Centering Prayer Can Bring Silence to Your Soul

A husband and wife's loss leads them to an ancient form of prayer and meditation. Centering Prayer and the spiritual principles of Twelve Step recovery bring freedom and fulfillment.

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The Resistance Variety Show

This Is My Brave Presents Their First Ever Variety Show at The World Famous Comedy Store in Los Angeles

Comedian and best friend of the late Carrie Fischer, Mara Shapshay, joins forces with This Is My Brave Non-Profit to bring you their first-ever Celebrity Variety Show "The Resistance" honoring Carrie Fischer, Chester Bennington and Chris Cornell.

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