Living Sober: With Friends That Understand

Friends understand how hard it addiction recovery can be. They know living sober is a day to day struggle and that as much as it’s your job to maintain your sobriety they also want to work with you to help you stay sober. That doesn’t mean being your mother and leaning over you all the time cramping your space. That just means being the kind of support you need as you work hard to find your way through the new direction that you’ve decided to take.

Addiction Treatment Services: Letting Them Help You

Addiction treatment services is there to help you. They want you to lean on them and confide in them as you make it through this difficult transition in your life. They want you to take advantage of the resources they have and their training to help you on your path to sobriety. They’ve heard it all and seen it all so you really shouldn’t feel embarrassed about anything you’ve done or that you’ve been thinking. Talk to them about the problems and worries that you have, they will listen and offering tools to help you deal with what lies ahead.

Addiction Therapy: Talking To Your Spouse About Your Stress

Addiction therapy is a great time to sit down with a counselor and your spouse and talk about some of the things that have been causing your to drink or do drugs. It’s not a time to point fingers or blame. It’s a time to try and figure out now that your recovering spouse is sober how to help him or her continue to be sober outside of rehab. It’s also a time to maybe understand and realize why your spouse drinks so that if you can diffuse certain situations at home that may contribute to that you can.

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