In this video by Buzzfeed, recovering addicts talk about the stigma surrounding addiction.
When we are on a new journey, it helps to immerse ourselves in the environment that best holds our vision. With recovery, this might mean living at a sober living home, attending 12-step meetings, and spending time with those who are sober. If you want to immerse yourself even more in the experience of sobriety and recovery, here is a …Read More
One of the most essential tasks in recovery is establishing safety for ourselves. In fact, for those who have struggled with addiction, experiencing safety isn’t always common. Instead, it’s common for recovering addicts to be used to chaos, emotional upheaval, and disorganization. This is also true for those who have a history of trauma. If, for example, you’ve experienced abuse, …Read More