Tag Archives: Sober

What Is Emotional Sobriety?

What Is Emotional Sobriety?

An estimated 20 million people in the United States, struggle with a substance abuse disorder, according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse. Unfortunately, only about 10% of these people receive appropriate treatment. Whether you’re struggling to regain your life or well on the road to recovery, you’re probably focused on attaining or maintaining your […]

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Hope Diaries: Sober 31 Years After Life Came Crashing Down

It’s only a matter of time before addiction brings a person’s life crashing to the ground. Jimmy, former alcoholic and now an employee at The Treatment Center, knows this reality first hand. “My daughters ran away from home. Then my wife ran away from home. I got a message,” said Jimmy, describing the moments led […]

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Enjoying The Holiday Season

It is well known that the holidays can be a stressful time in recovery, but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy them. Whether you are staying local or traveling, don’t let the holidays catch you off guard. Be realistic with your expectations, and create a plan to make the upcoming holidays go smoothly. Taking preventative […]

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Staying Sober in College

Staying Sober in College

How to Have Fun and Stay Sober In College On most college campuses, alcohol and drugs are easily accessible, and there is constant peer pressure to use and abuse these substances. Whether you’ve had issues with drug and alcohol abuse in the past or not, avoiding drugs and alcohol in college can be a major […]

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