Category: Recovery

Oct 16
Cannabis: Demon Drug or Miracle Medicinal Plant, the Dilemma of Binary Thinking

“Human beings have a strong dramatic instinct toward binary thinking, a basic urge to…

Oct 10
What’s on Your Recovery Bookshelf?

Guest blog by Ted Perkins, Facilitator and “Tips & Tools Guy” Successful recovery…

Oct 03
[Insiders+ Access] Is There a Magic Pill for Alcohol Addiction?

Katie Lain is the co-founder of Thrive Alcohol Recovery, an organization that uses the…

Sep 30
Why the empty seats at the free public health lunch?

A few years back in my first few months of working full time in addictions, I attended…

Sep 29
A consumer’s guide to research on substance use disorders

Reading about addiction and recovery can be overwhelming and confusing. Media reports…

Sep 28
5 Reasons to Attend Recovery Meetings

  You’ve probably heard “90 meetings in 90 days” before, somewhere during your…

Sep 28
Sentences to ponder: stigma reduction

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Sep 27
Sentences to ponder: the roles of professionals and community

…I do want to suggest that something got lost along the road to professionalization.…

Sep 26
[Podcast] Providing Insight Others Couldn’t See

September is National Recovery Month, but many advocates point out we can certainly…

Sep 25
Sentences to ponder: mercy or justice?

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