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Why Personalized Care in Addiction Recovery Matters

Why Personalized Care in Addiction Recovery Matters

Each person’s struggle with addiction is unique and there are many different paths to recovery. Personalized care in detox, rehab, and recovery is essential to ensure that every person receives treatment that is designed to meet their individual needs. While this is...
What are the 12 Traditions of A.A.?

What are the 12 Traditions of A.A.?

Alcoholics Anonymous (A.A.) is an organization that is well-known for its 12 steps, but the 12 traditions of A.A. are also important, as they highlight the hallmark principles of A.A. and provide additional guidelines for people in recovery. If you’re interested in...
8 Healing Benefits of Recovering as a Family

8 Healing Benefits of Recovering as a Family

Addiction may be a family disease, but recovery is a family process too. Readjusting to a life without drugs and alcohol comes with its own personal challenges and it can also be especially challenging for loved ones, spouses, and children of addicted individuals....
Sober Living vs. Group Therapy: What’s the Difference?

Sober Living vs. Group Therapy: What’s the Difference?

What’s the difference between a sober living home and group therapy? A sober living home provides safe and sober group housing to help people reintegrate back into society after completing addiction treatment or following a relapse. On the other hand, group therapy...
How to Cope With Social Anxiety in Recovery

How to Cope With Social Anxiety in Recovery

Anxiety is a normal emotion that everyone experiences from time to time. However, when it becomes debilitating, it can lead to serious issues like substance abuse and addiction. Social anxiety and other anxiety disorders are very common and many people in recovery...
Taking Prescription Medications in Recovery

Taking Prescription Medications in Recovery

Taking prescription medication in recovery from addiction can have both favorable and unfavorable consequences. While in some instances, prescription medication may be necessary to recover from surgery, to treat a diagnosed illness, or to improve your overall health...
8 Ways to Deal With Cravings in Recovery

8 Ways to Deal With Cravings in Recovery

Cravings and urges to use drugs or drink alcohol can be a very powerful thing. Although they do have the potential to cause a relapse, they are a normal part of recovery and it is possible to beat them. Here are eight effective ways to deal with cravings and urges in...
How to Stay Sober as a Parent in “Wine Mom” Culture

How to Stay Sober as a Parent in “Wine Mom” Culture

It’s no secret that alcohol is often viewed as a necessary and normal part of life in American culture. And with the ever-growing “wine mom” culture, moms — and parents in general — are told that it’s not only acceptable to booze it up, but it’s expected. If you’re a...
Fun Sober Activities for St. Patrick’s Day

Fun Sober Activities for St. Patrick’s Day

Many people view American holidays like St. Patrick’s Day as an excuse to party and get drunk, but you don’t have to spend your St. Patrick’s day that way. If you’re an addict in recovery, there are still plenty of fun ways to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day sober this...
How to Survive SXSW 2019 Sober

How to Survive SXSW 2019 Sober

Despite the fact that Austin’s infamous SXSW is known for partying, drinking, and massive hangovers, it’s entirely possible to attend and have a great time without alcohol and drugs. In fact, being sober is the best and safest way to get as much out of the annual...
7 Helpful Tips for Moving On After Sober Living

7 Helpful Tips for Moving On After Sober Living

The recovery process is incredibly personal and there’s no way to predict how long you will stay at your sober living home. However, every sober living resident will eventually move out and live an independent life of sobriety when they are ready. If you and your...
9 Natural Highs that Support a Life in Recovery

9 Natural Highs that Support a Life in Recovery

While you were addicted, you probably found yourself living for the next high. Maybe you were trying to recreate that first high you felt, and once you started, you just never looked back. Now that you’re sober and in recovery, certain life experiences and activities...
The Pink Cloud: What Is It and How Long Does It Last?

The Pink Cloud: What Is It and How Long Does It Last?

A life of addiction causes so much pain, hurt, and grief, so sometimes its assumed that in recovery, everything will be different. While life in recovery is much more rewarding, it’s not always flowers and sunshine. In early recovery, people often experience a mixture...
10 Creative Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day Sober

10 Creative Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day Sober

Societal norms today tell us two major things about Valentine’s Day and how we should celebrate it: We should be in a long-standing, committed relationship. We should celebrate with wine or champagne. Neither of those things is true. While it’s often far too easy to...
How to Find an AA Sponsor

How to Find an AA Sponsor

All Eudaimonia sober living clients are required to attend recovery meetings while they are enrolled in our sober living program. Although a 12-step fellowship membership is not required and there are many other support group options (SMART Recovery, Celebrate...
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