Category Archives: Recovery

  • Where Is the Line?

    By: SOL Recovery Center25 Aug 2016

    Seeing your loved one battle with a substance addiction is a challenge. You want to help them as much as you can, but you also need to maintain your sense of self in the process. There may come a time when you realize that your efforts...

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  • Central Theme Being Sobriety

    By: SOL Recovery Center23 Aug 2016

    You should be comfortable when choosing a treatment center and treatment program when embarking upon your recovery journey. Determining what is best for you and what you're most comfortable with should always be a priority. Factors...

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  • Not a One Man Show

    By: SOL Recovery Center18 Aug 2016

    As a loved one of someone experiencing an addiction, you may underestimate just how much you may be affected by the disease that is not even your own. There is a culmination of things that you have to face, all while remaining strong...

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  • Comfort is Key

    By: SOL Recovery Center09 Aug 2016

    There is no manual for how to deal with your substance abuse disorder. After recovery, you might consider telling people about your journey. This may be intimidating given the uncertainty of their reactions. Before considering this,...

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  • Old Habits are Hard to Break: Changing your Mindset

    By: SOL Recovery Center04 Aug 2016

    A substantial part of an addiction is the mindset that influenced it and sustains it. With most things, the more you do it, the less you have to think about doing it. This is called forming a habit. In order to lead a good life, good...

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  • Self Help Groups

    Power in Numbers – Self Help Groups Can Aid in Recovery

    By: SOL Recovery Center21 Jul 2016

    There are many self help groups available to help you on the road to recovery from drugs, alcohol, and other addictions. Read more to find a group that best fits your needs and belief system. (more…)

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  • Taking Inventory

    By: SOL Recovery Center16 Jun 2016

    To make our lives easier, taking a daily inventory of your interactions may be a helpful tool. It allows you to take a step back and look at the decisions you’ve made that may or may not have impacted someone else and determine what...

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  • Meth Addiction Recovery

    Coping After a Methamphetamine Addiction

    By: SOL Recovery Center09 Jun 2016

    After growing accustomed to the structured life of a treatment center, being discharged will seem scary. It was easy enough to stay clean while being micromanaged, but how will you fare when you're on your own? While everyone is wishing...

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  • Children of Addicts

    Life as the Child of an Addict

    By: SOL Recovery Center07 Jun 2016

    There are very few people who are able to escape the home of an addicted parent unscathed. While there may be physical wounds, mostly, children of addicts are emotionally bruised, and if they’re not handled appropriately, it may...

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  • Overcoming the Fear of Recovery

    By: SOL Recovery Center25 May 2016

    Some think that the path to recovery is all sunshine and flowers but in actuality, it is quite the opposite. Overcoming addiction is difficult. Fear, anxiety and insecurity can hinder the progress of long-term recovery from addiction. ...

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