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Living Recovery

Living Recovery

    **The following is an op-ed piece written by our live-in house manager of our lady’s program Candi Balabon which touches on her experience with living in recovery. Canid stands as a fine example of what the gifts of recovery can bring to people’s lives...

Recovery Movies: Our Top Ten Suggestions.

Recovery Movies: Our Top Ten Suggestions.

      Movies have the power to take us away to different places and to help us escape a sometimes-harsh reality. However films, like the art form they are, often time have the power to imitate life and to present a relatable message in humanistic...

3 Stigmas of Treatment: Dispelling The Rumors.

3 Stigmas of Treatment: Dispelling The Rumors.

In the past 8 to 10 years, approximately 20 million people sought treatment for substance abuse related issues. There was nearly a 25% increase over the end of the 1990’s. Simply put, more people are seeking treatment. It is this articles goal to examine 3 of these...

An Open Letter From Oregon Trail Recovery

As we enter 2018, I want to send this letter to our friends, colleagues, and community partners. It is my belief that the addiction treatment field will be revolutionized this year by those of us who do the “right thing for the right reason.” A lot of unethical...

Sobriety And The New Year

Sobriety And The New Year

Sobriety And The New Year                  We’ve all either heard of or made some resolutions for the New Year in the past. Some people vow to partake in more rigorous exercise or more mindful...