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peer support addiction recovery
Beyond Addiction: The Transformative Power of Peer Support

On the journey to recover from addiction, the presence of others plays an essential role far beyond mere companionship. It’s about establishing a network of support that holds you accountable, provides encouragement, and lifts your spirits during the darkest moments.  When individuals step forward to support you, it ignites a flame of motivation to persevere […]

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Addiction Hijacks Brain
How Addiction Hijacks Your Brain

Hijack.  That word initially reads as a bit dramatic, doesn’t it? We hear the same couple of phrases and expressions quite consistently in the addiction field: “It’s not that serious.” “Drugs and alcohol don’t control me.” “I’m still the same person.” But you’re not the same person right now. Biologically and statistically – you’re not.  […]

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finding purpose in addiction recovery
Finding Purpose in Recovery: Rediscovering Passion and Meaning in Life

“What’s my purpose now?” In your journey of rediscovery after overcoming addiction, many people find themselves asking this exact question. This thought process is absolutely valid, and we’re glad to know you’re asking yourself the right questions now – because you’re tuning into what you want, not what your addiction wants. Connecting yourself to your […]

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Drinking culture
The Rise of Social Cultures Around Substance Abuse

We’ve all seen them: the memes, the social outings, the trends, and the posts from friends and families on their Facebook that are centered (possibly unknowingly) around excess or unhealthy ways of consuming alcohol. Multiple alcohol and drug trends have started sprouting their own cultures. Information gets around so quickly now that once an idea […]

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