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Addicaid & CNN Discuss the Future of Recovery
5 days ago

Addicaid & CNN Discuss the Future of Recovery

By  • Data, News, Recovery

Can algorithms help kick addiction?   We recently sat down with CNN’s Sara Ashley O’Brien (@saraashleyo) to talk about technology’s role in the future of addiction recovery.   Watch the complete …
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Resiliency & Recovery
5 months ago

Resiliency & Recovery

In this TED Talk, Jennifer Storm shares her personal story of healing from sexual abuse, followed by self-destructive drug and alcohol addiction. Her journey of recovery has resulted in a …
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Substance Use Disorder & Mental Health Illnesses
5 months ago

Substance Use Disorder & Mental Health Illnesses

There’s clearly a connection between Substance Use Disorder & mental health illnesses, and any number of combinations can develop, each with its own set of unique causes and symptoms, as …
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The Perfect Diet for Recovery
11 months ago

The Perfect Diet for Recovery

Matthew Lovitt, Master Nutrition Therapist, is back for more! Last month he shared with us the complicated relationship between sugar and sobriety. This month he is here to discuss the perfect …
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Addiction and Mental Illness
11 months ago

Addiction and Mental Illness

Annette Marshall blogs about her journey to wholeness from the effects of the disease of addiction in loved one’s. Her blog Just For Today focuses on living a whole life despite the challenges that life often brings. She …
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How I Got Clean: Robby Cooper of Detroit Muscle
11 months ago

How I Got Clean: Robby Cooper of Detroit Muscle

Here is an excerpt from the new novel, Detroit Muscle, author Jeff Vande Zande. He tells the story of Robby Cooper, an OxyContin addict in early recovery. His ex-girlfriend is …
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What AA Taught Me
11 months ago

What AA Taught Me

Laura Silverman is the founder of The Sobriety Collective, a resource and blog created to celebrate recovery, especially through creativity, in all its forms. In 2007, at age 24, Laura pulled a 180 and went …
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The Importance of Starting Sessions and Goals
11 months ago

The Importance of Starting Sessions and Goals

When starting your journey to sobriety it is key to define and describe recovery as well as demonstrate and practice recovery oriented skills. A continued plan for your recovery is …
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The Importance of Community in Recovery
11 months ago

The Importance of Community in Recovery

Having a community to rely on is extremely important during recovery. In the beginning, the use of substances creates a path of secrecy and lies.  An individual will tend to …
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Alternative Takes on Higher Power
11 months ago

Alternative Takes on Higher Power

Often when going through a 12-step program and others based off Alcoholics Anonymous people get lost at the notion of turning to “higher power”. For someone who is seeking treatment and …
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