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5 Fun Sober Group Activities

Many sober group activities are included in a group therapy program that is a part of an all-encompassing addiction treatment plan. While some people may feel afraid to open up to others during therapy, they soon discover the benefits of different life perspectives while developing long-lasting, supportive friendships. An addiction group therapy program is an…

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Tips for Staying Sober this New Year’s

Having a sober New Year’s celebration can seem overwhelming for people who have just completed addiction recovery. Being around people drinking and celebrating can be overwhelming and cause cravings unless they prepare ahead of time and be smart about where they go on New Year’s Eve. Unfortunately, hanging out with old friends who drink and…

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Am I An Enabler?

The term “enabler” is a catch-all phrase for anyone who supports, condones, or catalyzes bad or uncommon behavior in others. The term “enabler” is most often associated with high-profile substance abuse and addiction. It can also apply to individuals who enable other types of potentially destructive behavior. So how can you answer the question, “am…

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How to Achieve Drug Recovery

Putting a serious drug addiction behind you is one of the most difficult wars you’ll ever fight. It will require a degree of strength and determination you never thought you possessed. But when you come to understand why it’s so challenging and carefully plot your battle plan, you can attain your goal of drug recovery.Would…