Recovery

Stages of Change in Sobriety

Stages of Change in Sobriety

Stages of Change in Sobriety Understanding the five stages of addiction recovery can be useful for newly sober individuals and their friends, loved ones, and extended family members. People get sober for many reasons. Maybe you were court-ordered to go to treatment, or your family had an intervention, and you were given ultimatums, or maybe …

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Coping With Cravings While Sober

Coping With Cravings While Sober

Coping With Cravings While Sober To conquer cravings for drug and alcohol use, one must recognize what precedes them and how to stop them from attacking. There is no guaranteed method to avoid cravings for someone in recovery from substance use disorder. It is hard to predict when a strong desire for addictive substances can …

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What is An Addiction Counselor?

What is An Addiction Counselor?

What is an Addiction Counselor? A substance abuse counselor is a licensed, educated professional who helps men and women overcome drug and alcohol addiction disorders. Substance abuse counselors are in the trenches every day fighting for the sobriety of their patients in drug and alcohol treatment facilities across the country, including On Call Treatment in …

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