Category: Recovery

Dec 12
How Helpful is the 2022 Definition of Recovery from the NIAAA?

The NIAAA (National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism) recently published a…

Dec 11
partial recovery, full recovery, and “better than well”

Experiencing Recovery, 2012 Norman E. Zinberg Memorial Lecture, William L. White…

Dec 11
Why You Should Be Keeping a Recovery Journal

Early recovery is often described as an emotional rollercoaster ride. Elation and…

Dec 10
What’s the pathway to recovery for medical patients?

A friend recently shared a research summary reporting that cannabis users are at…

Dec 09
Food addictive? A little more.

A few days ago Jason Schwartz published a very interesting piece on Recovery Review…

Dec 09
The Ripple Effect of Recovery

As Gerardo (Gee) Matamoros understands it today, his descent into substance use…

Dec 05
Food addictive?

Addiction by Thomas Hawk This interview is brilliant. I’ve long been wary of extending…

Dec 03
Safety, order, recovery AND harm reduction

The video below and the accompanying story grabbed my attention recently. There’s been…

Dec 02
On a Recovery Journey of Learning, Growing, & Healing

When Loretta Billingsley found SMART Recovery, she says she wasn’t fully committed to…

Nov 30
5 Tips for Effective Holiday Self-care

The countdown to the holidays is on!  For many, holidays mean delightful aromas,…