February 11, 2020

A new study sheds light on how other people influence our mind. Research on mice, whose
brains are remarkably similar to humans, reveals that our brains are affected by those around us. The key factor is dominance. The brain of the subordinate mouse synchronized to the...

October 14, 2019

It’s important for people with addiction stories to know that they are not alone. Sharing a story about your personal experiences with addiction challenges can help in your own recovery as well as provide encouragement and support to others with similar experiences. Te...

September 16, 2019

My name is Kristina and I am a woman in long term Recovery and what that means to me is that I haven’t found it necessary to use any mind -altering substances since October 25, 2017 and for that I am truly grateful.

My drug use started when I was in High School, with pa...

What You Should Know about Narcissists,

Their Partners & NPD

Poor Narcissus. The gods sentenced him to a life without human love. He fell in love with his own reflection in pool of water and died hungering for its response. Like Narcissus, narcissists only love themselve...

Students With Addictions Immersed In The Sober Life At ‘Recovery’ High Schools

This story also ran in Time. This story can be republished for free (details).

By Heidi de Marco

Published online on JANUARY 24, 2019

SEATTLE — It’s the last class period of the day. The student...

June 17, 2019

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RECOGNIZING RELAPSE MODE

Written By: Synonymous

Addiction is a chronic disease that cannot be cured. It never goes away. Maintaining a life in recovery is often an everyday struggle, and it must be dealt with on a daily basis. The longer...

June 10, 2019

The Difference Between

Cross Addiction & Dual-Diagnosis.

Is It Rare?

People confuse the meanings of cross addiction and dual-diagnosis disorder. They are separate concepts. Cross addiction means an individual who has a substance abuse disorder and they are more than lik...

May 31, 2019

F. A. R.

FEAR – ANGER – RESENTMENT

There are 3 Stages of Fear:

Fear, Anger, Resentment

Fear is about the future, that you will not get your way.  Anger is about the present, not getting your way now. Resentment is about the past, not getting your way in the past. The futur...

May 27, 2019

SURVIVING MEMORIAL DAY IN RECOVERY

We should all remind ourselves what Memorial Day is all about.  There are MANY veterans in recovery, and they should be saluted and thanked for their sacrifice and service in keeping this country FREE, but we all should realize that FR...

April 20, 2019

Easter brings fun, Easter bring Happiness, Easter brings God’s endless blessings, Easter brings love and the freshness of spring. Happy Easter to you and your family! 

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