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Explore Your True Nature in Addiction Recovery

I think it is fair to say that most people, when they first arrive in addiction recovery, do not really know who they are....

The Healing Power of Surrender in Addiction Recovery

One of the greatest paradoxes of addiction treatment is this: You must surrender to win. What does this really mean though? Anyone...

What Defines You in Long Term Addiction Recovery

When you are first starting out in early addiction recovery it can be difficult to imagine what your life is going to look like...

How to Find a Beacon of Hope in Addiction Recovery

I can remember being stuck in active addiction. One of the things I remember most is the total and complete lack of hope....

Avoiding Long Term Addiction Recovery Burnout

You might believe that if a recovering alcoholic or drug addict reaches a certain milestone in recovery, such as 5 or 10 years sober,...

Mental and Emotional Fitness in Addiction Recovery

In order to be at the top of your "addiction recovery game" you need to be healthy along a number of different dimensions. ...

Dealing with a Personal Crisis in Addiction Recovery

Before we can discuss what it means to effectively deal with a personal crisis in addiction recovery, we need to first identify what that...

Working Your Best Addiction Recovery Program Possible

What does it take in order to work the best addiction recovery program that you possibly can? When I first got into addiction treatment...

Should You Focus on the Basics in Your Addiction Recovery Journey?

There are a number of AA groups in the world that are called "back to basics." There is a message that you often...

The Misunderstood Concepts of Addiction Recovery

It should come as no surprise that some of the most critical concepts in addiction recovery are also the most misunderstood. This is...