Staying Sober For Independence Day

For most Americans, the Fourth of July includes fireworks, sparklers, picnics, and good food. But alongside the burgers and hotdogs, alcohol is socially acceptable, abundant, and potentially excessive. For individuals in recovery from addiction, making it through a normal day can be incredibly difficult, but during a holiday there are bound to be parties and…

group at sober celebrations with friends

How Can You Celebrate Sober With Friends?

The holidays are upon us, and you may be getting a bit anxious. Whether this is your first sober holiday or you have been through several, you still know how difficult it can be at times to have sober celebrations with friends. One thing that helps is having sober friends who are willing to forgo…

a group therapy session discussing substance abuse preventions

Substance Abuse Preventions

For anyone who has had to battle addiction, the scope and range of substance abuse is well-documented and researched. The awareness of the medical community and wider culture now have let us talk openly and frankly about the problems of drug and alcohol abuse. So, this is good news for all of us. That good…