Categorie archieven: Sober living

5 Ways to Celebrate Your Sober Date

Recovering from substance use disorder takes courage and determination, and it’s important not to underestimate that as you move through the process. The first step is for a person to admit that they are powerless over alcohol, and that alcohol use has made their life unmanageable. This is why a healthy support system during recovery […]

Dear Annie: Im a recovering addict, and I dont know how to support my friends who are still on drugs

50% of people with mental disorders are affected by substance abuse. Drug abuse can be a coping mechanism to maintain a brief increase in dopamine or suppress your mental illness symptoms. When you first came into my life, I believed that you would help me ease all the pain I was going through. And that […]