Getting sober is a difficult task, but it’s also one of the most important processes you can undertake in life. To have a successful recovery from addiction and get back on track with your life, there are various steps that need to be taken. Here’re some tips to get sober: Find a Support System Having […]
Drug or alcohol addiction has likely changed everything about your life. As people progress from using drugs recreationally to daily use, abuse, and eventual dependency, they often stop socializing with their family members and close friends. When addicted to substances, everywhere you go and everything you do is largely centered around either getting high or
After being dependent on drugs or alcohol for so long, the idea of leading a sober life might feel uncomfortable, possibly even a bit boring. However, that couldn’t be farther from the truth. In fact, there is an entirely different world out there, one that is reserved for both veteran and newly sober individuals. Whenever
Can you actually stay sober without AA? Absolutely! AA is only of many ways to achieve and maintain sobriety. In fact, AA has a pretty dismal success rate. Addiction treatment professionals peg its average long-term effectiveness (meaning maintaining sobriety with no relapses for at least one full year) at somewhere between 8 and 12 percent.