Monthly Archives: December 2017

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Holidays Great Time for Addiction Treatment!

After 30 years of working in the addiction recovery field, I still marvel at how many people think that suggesting a family member enter treatment during the holidays is somehow wrong or cruel or too disruptive. The Holidays can be one of the BEST times to get someone you love into treatment. Check out this […]

By |December 13th, 2017|Recovery Blog|Comments Off on Holidays Great Time for Addiction Treatment!

Surviving Christmas as an Addict

If you’re in drug or alcohol addiction recovery, the Christmas time of year can be a real challenge. It can be a time of opposites—fun, family and celebration on the one hand, and a lot of stress and potentially triggering environments and events on the other. Then there’s the fear of having a relapse, which […]

By |December 6th, 2017|Recovery Blog|Comments Off on Surviving Christmas as an Addict