Tag Archives: Recovery

Twelve Step Programs-Debunking the Myths

As an alcohol and drug abuse counselor, I work with many people who are struggling with addiction or substance abuse. Whether you are the one struggling or you have a loved one who is battling the disease, I always recommend a Twelve Step Program. Unfortunately, I am almost always met with resistance. Much of that resistance comes […]

Guest Blogger: Spring Cleaning and Reflecting on a Year in Recovery

A Special Essay from a “Guest Blogger”… Whatever you may be struggling with, I thought ‘JE’s metaphor of cleaning out her garden really makes its point. Please feel free to share your thoughts. How does your garden grow? Spring Cleaning and Reflecting on a Year in Recovery I am an avid gardener.  I know the […]