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The average adult spent 172 hours drunk during lockdown

The table below shows how many hours each state spent drunk in lockdown State Hours Drunk in Lockdown Alabama 132 Alaska 132 […]

5 Tips for Starting Again in Recovery

May 4, 2020

As spring sets in and the weather warms, you may find a renewed energy for honoring past resolutions and commitments. Indeed, May […]

Coronavirus Unemployment and Alcohol Consumption

April 2, 2020

During normal times, unemployment is stressful and destabilizing enough. During times of pandemic, unemployment can be more stressful, and more harmful to […]

Stress from the Coronavirus Could Cause Relapse

April 1, 2020

Stressful times can often lead to stressful situations. If you’re in recovery, you likely know this. Stress can be a major trigger […]

Managing Addiction and Work During the Coronavirus Pandemic

March 27, 2020

Many people are terrified of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). And understandably so, for as much as we’ve learned about this virus over […]

How the Coronavirus Sparked Innovations in Addiction Treatment

March 26, 2020

The Coronavirus pandemic has caused widespread pain and disruption in the lives of ordinary people. As hospitals shift to handle the influx […]

What to Do During COVID-19 Isolation

March 20, 2020

Anxiety, Stress, and Loneliness Being isolated can cause many negative emotions and feelings such as, anxiety, stress, fear, and loneliness. These are […]

Keeping Sobriety During a Pandemic

March 19, 2020

It’s safe to say that the world is in uncharted waters with the current Coronavirus pandemic. The last significant pandemic was the […]

Working From Home: Dos, Don’ts, and Tips to Have a Productive Workday

March 18, 2020

Working remote doesn’t mean that you have to work from home. Although most choose to stay home, you have the freedom to […]

3 Ways to Have a Sober St. Patrick’s Day

March 16, 2020

St. Patrick’s Day is a traditional Irish holiday. It is widely celebrated amongst the Irish diaspora around the world, and has been […]

Social Workers and their Role in Addiction Treatment

March 13, 2020

The month of March doesn’t just honor women and the contributions that they’ve made throughout history, but it also honors the dedication […]

3 Celebrities in Recovery

March 9, 2020

Addiction doesn’t care whether a person is famous or not. Many celebrities have struggled with alcohol and drug abuse. Recently, during the […]

How to Keep Count of Drinks

February 28, 2020

It’s the weekend. You’ve had a stressful week at work. You finally get the opportunity to relax and detach from the realities […]

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