ADDICTION RECOVERY

Julie in Addiction Recovery
April 25, 2019

What It Feels Like to Overcome an Addiction

It can be a challenge to try and explain to someone who has never experienced addiction first hand what it is like to overcome an addiction. People can empathize but they cannot truly understand it unless they have gone through it themselves.

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Julie in Addiction Recovery
April 1, 2019

The Influential Power Music Has on Addiction Recovery

The other morning I was exercising at the gym when all of a sudden a song came on over the speakers that instantly brought me back to one of the darkest times in my life.

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Julie in Addiction Recovery
March 18, 2019

The Importance of Treating the Whole Person Not Just the Addiction

So you or a loved one are ready to get sober and you think to yourself, “Ok, all I’ve got to do is stop drinking or using drugs and I will be good; right?” Wrong. This sort of approach to getting sober is usually very unsuccessful.

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Julie in Addiction Recovery
February 25, 2019

The Importance of Boundaries in Addiction Recovery

In order to live a life of sobriety after living a life of addiction, a person will need to make several changes to the way they live their life.

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Julie in Addiction Recovery
February 13, 2019

Is It Really Possible to Live Life Completely Sober?

When I first went into treatment, the idea of living a life 100% sober terrified me. I thought it would be boring and I had no idea how I would deal with the stresses of everyday life.

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