Ask most people and they’ll tell you that New Year’s resolutions aren’t worth talking about. It’s almost a cliché that they’re bound to fall away. Nonetheless, gyms are packed every January. Shelters and charities overflow with volunteers. People clearly believe in the power of a new year. Which is why many alcoholics decide to get… Continue reading New Year, New You: Can New Year’s Resolutions Get You Sober?
Addiction experts have long considered inpatient treatment as the ideal treatment plan. Substance users spend time immersed in a outpatient alcohol rehab, safe from the cravings and triggers they would likely have to contend with in the outside world. All their needs are taken care of and the pressures they face in their normal lives… Continue reading The Benefits of Outpatient Alcohol Rehab for Long-Term Recovery
There are many professions in the field of addiction recovery that have a meaningful impact on their community from doctors to therapists and counselors. Sober coaches often have the most personal and life-changing effect on people who are struggling with recovery. Becoming a sober coach can allow you to make a difference in people’s lives… Continue reading Becoming a Sober Coach
Rapper and hip hop artist Macklemore has been open about discussing his issues with staying sober and the daily tasks of recovery. He makes sobriety a top priority in his life since getting treatment for opioid addiction and he credits his family as his motivating factor for remaining abstinent. He worries about the possibility of… Continue reading Macklemore “Family Keeps Me Sober”
Celebrity recovery stories are often tales of redemption and some of Hollywood’s best loved actors have managed to save and even boost their careers by making the decision to quit their addiction. Most actors find that their substance abuse can begin to affect their ability to work and puts them endanger of losing what they… Continue reading Ben Affleck, Robert Downey Jr, Bradley Cooper- Hollywood’s Sober Elite
Pop singer and guitarist John Mayer has been making healthier lifestyle choices and has started to see the benefits of his positive changes. He announced to his fans on Twitter that he gave up drinking a year ago and has seen his life improve as a result. Sober John Mayer made the announcement partly as… Continue reading John Mayer One Year Sober and Counting