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Wednesday, January 19th, 2022

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How to Talk About Your Feelings

Wednesday, January 19th, 2022
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How to Talk About Your Feelings

Expressing Feelings Appropriately What would 2022 be like for you if you could actually tell people how you feel? I’m not talking about popping off at them. I’m talking about [...]


Navigating Your First Sober Thanksgiving

For many people, Thanksgiving is a time to celebrate and indulge with loved ones. However, if this year will mark your first sober Thanksgiving, you may be anxious about [...]

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Spirituality and Recovery

We are just weeks out since the Olympics were held. I’m always fascinated by the Olympics. In fact, for the few short weeks the games happen I’ll have it [...]

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How to Treat Addiction

Addiction is a complex illness that does not discriminate. However, many people who would benefit from pursuing the goal of lifelong sobriety fail to seek treatment. Perhaps you have [...]

September is National Recovery Month

National Recovery Month was established in 1989 by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMSHA). The purpose of National Recovery Month is to educate the public about mental [...]

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Becoming Addicted Later in Life

Addiction is a disease that can happen to anyone, regardless of their ethnicity, background, values, gender identity or age. The baby boom generation is one of the largest segments [...]

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Alcohol Use Disorder: Raising Awareness

Chances are if you’re reading this article, you know someone who struggles with alcohol abuse – a friend, a family member, a co-worker or you yourself. My name is Susan [...]

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Why We Self-Sabotage (& How You Can Stop for Good)

When we decide to pursue recovery, we learn a lot about ourselves. Throughout the process of individual therapy sessions, group meetings, and 12-Step programming, many of us realize a [...]

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Navigating Holiday Gatherings

Is there a part of you dreading Thanksgiving or other holiday gatherings because of tension over differing opinions? Will asking your college-aged son to pass the potatoes evoke the [...]

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