How to Stop Using Fentanyl with Addiction Treatment

If you or someone you care about is struggling with fentanyl addiction, you already know the devastating consequences this powerful opioid has on users and their families. Fentanyl addiction has become a health crisis in recent years. At the moment, hundreds die of...

How to Recover with Cocaine Addiction Treatment

In this brief, but powerful How to Recover with Cocaine Addiction Treatment guide, you will have the knowledge to get clean once and for all. If cocaine has entered the life of someone you know – or is affecting you directly – you may already be aware of the reason...

How to Let Go of Resentment

Learning how to let go of resentment can be a real struggle. Many people struggling come into alcohol or drug addiction treatment with some apprehension: What will it be like to live without the drug of choice? What will it be like to attend meetings, participate in...

Video: You Gotta Have Faith

Whether you're looking for a well-deserved Friday dance break or a tune to remind you to be "a strong man baby" and "wait for something more," here's some George (RIP) to kick off the weekend....

Alumni Perspective: No Recovering Addict is an Island

by Tim (Sullivan) “And then my obsession to drink was lifted.” I’ve been in program for a couple of years now and have heard this said on a number of occasions by different people. I don’t question anyone who says it, but I do know that it hasn’t happened to me, at...

Video: How to ask for help, and why it’s awesome

[su_youtube url="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k8vddFrO6WI"]   In this episode we're going to talk about something that's hard for all of us to do: it can be so hard to ask for help. How do you do it, and why should you? We all need help — there's no such thing...

How to Stop Drinking Alcohol: 5 Tips

Are you looking for how to stop drinking alcohol tips? Great!  Because… Stopping drinking alcohol when you’re an alcoholic is the most important thing you can do to improve your quality of life. What follows are tips on how to quit drinking based on the experience,...

Perspective: The Gift of Desperation

Despite memorizing and saying the Step Three prayer every day and following my sponsor’s suggestion that I read Step Three in the 12 & 12 every day for 30 days, I still was staked around the “perpendicular pronoun” I-I-I … the thing that I’m told makes up the ISM in alcoholism: I – Self – Me.

Taking Step Three

We were now at Step Three. Many of us said to our Maker, as we understood Him: “God, I offer myself to Thee — to build with me and to do with me as Thou wilt. Relieve me of the bondage of self, that I may better do Thy will. Take away my difficulties, that victory over them may bear witness to those I would help of Thy Power, Thy Love, and Thy Way of life. May I do Thy will always!”