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6 Ways I Have Fun Living The Sober Life - Orange County's Drug & Alcohol Rehab Center for Women | Casa Capri Recovery

by Carly Benson Getting sober is one thing. Staying sober means we must adapt to a new lifestyle without our old ways of “letting loose.” The biggest fear most people have about stepping into a life of sobriety usually sounds like...

Advice & Self-Help | Addiction & Recovery

A Landmark Study on the Origins of Alcoholism - The Atlantic

By studying rats in a smarter way, scientists are finally learning something useful about why some drinkers become addicted and others don’t.

Advice & Self-Help | Addiction & Recovery

My First Refuge Recovery Meeting | The Recovery Village

The Refuge Recovery program does not ask anyone to believe anything—only to trust the process and do the hard work of recovery.

Advice & Self-Help | Addiction & Recovery

The Likely Cause of Addiction Has Been Discovered, and It Is Not What You Think

It is now one hundred years since drugs were first banned -- and all through this long century of waging war on drugs, we have been told a story about ad...

Advice & Self-Help | Addiction & Recovery

Can You Get Over an Addiction?

Neuroscience is giving us new insights into people who abuse drugs and alcohol and new hope for their treatment.

Advice & Self-Help | Addiction & Recovery

Trauma is the root cause of addiction, according to Dr. Gabor Mate

Trauma is at the nature of addiction according to Dr. Gabor Maté. “Addiction is only a symptom, it’s not the fundamental problem. The fundamental problem is trauma,” said Dr. Maté…

Advice & Self-Help | Addiction & Recovery

They Are Sober, But Why Are They Jerks?

Why do some people sober up but remain jerks?

News | Local News Articles

New homeless housing policy leads to tough choices

A North County nonprofit that houses homeless families says it will refuse roughly $100,000 in federal funding rather than comply with new regulations that forbid it from requiring its residents to stop using drugs.

Sports | NBA

Reports: Lamar Odom helped out of bed, has started physical therapy | Ball Don't Lie - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: Lamar Odom still faces a long road to recovery, but he has reportedly taken the critical first steps in that journey.

Advice & Self-Help | Addiction & Recovery

Finding the Right Treatment for Addiction

Religion and spirituality help people recover from addiction but cannot take the place of a full program. Religion and spirituality can help people re...

News | Local News

No Longer A Shanda | Jlife

This past June was the first meeting of the OC Jewish Substance Abuse Task Force. Community members and professionals came together and agreed that increasing substance abuse education and resources is a pressing issue in the Jewish Community. Here are a few things that they focused on:

Advice & Self-Help | Addiction & Recovery

Does Addiction Recovery Require a Change in Consciousness?

Change is possible. If you need help with substance abuse, seek it.

Psychology | Health & Wellbeing

6 Brain-Training Principles to Improve Your Life

Advice & Self-Help | Addiction & Recovery

Rewired: A Bold New Approach To Addiction and Recovery

Rewired: A Bold New Approach To Addiction and Recovery [Erica Spiegelman] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Rewired is a revolutionary new approach to addiction recovery from innovative expert Erica Spiegelman. With this plan

Sports | NBA

Craig Sager returns to TNT action, receives warm welcome back

Sager missed nearly 11 months while receiving treatments and recovering from acute leukemia.