Category: Recovery

Sep 16
Jay Gibson’s Living Legacy

Lisa Gibson knows firsthand that losing a loved one to addiction is devastating. Her…

Sep 14
Reasons for not receiving substance use treatment

SAMHSA released the 2019 National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) Annual…

Sep 12
Meditation on the Serenity Prayer

Action is in italics. What one lacks is held in circles. One asks for what one lacks.…

Sep 11
Medical Students and AA

Part of my job is teaching medical students about addiction and recovery, something I…

Sep 10
REFLECTIONS ON RECOVERY REPRESENTATION (BILL WHITE AND BILL STAUFFER)

Since its inception in the late 1990s, a central goal of the new recovery advocacy…

Sep 10
A Letter To My Sister, The Addict

I believe in Sober Mommies, and the empowering message it sends to anyone who has…

Sep 08
The Change Process

Why consider the change process, and what is the application of the ideas I will…

Sep 08
Motivation & Confidence Make All the Difference

In celebration of National Recovery Month, Fellowship Hall will be highlighting the…

Sep 07
Moralizing has no place in drug policy?

This piece, entitled “Britain has to overhaul its attitude to drug use –…

Sep 05
One of the fun things about science is that it can overturn your prejudices (trying again)

Something went awry with yesterday’s post, so I’m reposting and adding a…