Category: Sober living

  • Signs of Drug Use: How to Tell if Someone is on Drugs

    Each substance produces short-term, psychedelic “trips” that can be mentally stimulating. Pot also can make users feel very hungry, leading to the consumption of unhealthy foods in large quantities. Users also have a distinct smell that is sweeter than cigarettes. Cravings, or deep desire for a substance, arise from alterations in reactivity patterns of nerves…

  • Elevating Non-Alcoholic Alternatives As Americans Cut Back On Booze

    Our least favorite was the Vød%a Spritz, since it seemed strange to try and replicate a vodka soda (which is basically a flavor-free drink even with alcohol). The other three flavors we tried — Apero Spritz, Cuba Libre, and Paloma — were all tasty, though they could have been sweeter to our palates. Unlike many…

  • What Is A Sober Living House?

    “It just felt to me like there was a huge gray area, and a much wider acknowledgment now of the different categories of problem drinking,” Ms Warrington said. While many of the lawmakers who demanded a fundamental rebuild of the system have left office or gone eerily quiet, others are trying. In July, Assemblymember Diane…

  • Long-Term Rehab: 6 Month, 1 Year & 2 Year Rehab Programs

    I have also included a link to a public service video on relapse prevention that contains many of the ideas in this article and that is freely available to individuals and institutions [5]. For example, SAMHSA’s Recovery Community Services Program made advancing recovery in diverse communities a central goal and helped support organizations serving a…