September 2021

Why are adolescents at high risk for substance use disorders?

According to research, adolescents from homes where substance use disorder is prevalent are at higher risk of substance abuse due to the resulting poor self image. Read More…

Misconceptions about recovery and relapse

Misconceptions about what it means to be in recovery can lead to unreasonable expectations, and erroneous beliefs about relapse can be a self-fulfilling prophecy. Read More…

Intro to 12-Step Programs

It's probably fair to say that what comes to mind when most people think of a recovery program are the 12-Step programs, namely Alcoholics Anonymous. Read More…

The Anonymous People: Faces and Voices of Recovery

The similarities and differences between Faces and Voices of recovery and the twelve-step program are as follows. Read More…

Recovery coaching, where did it start?

Recovery coaching is a result of a long history of efforts intended to assist in recovery or treatment of those who were addicted to alcohol or other substances. Read More…

Our blog welcomes you

Since this is our first blog entry, I suppose I should spend some time discussing our goals for the blog, and maybe give you an idea as to what you're likely to find here. Read More…