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My Son: A Person In Recovery

My son is not a junkie. He is a thoughtful, sensitive, quiet young man who as a kid, could out-sprint anyone, and always slid safely into second base on a steal. He loved basketball, all animals, and wanted to be an “animal cop” when he grew up. He never saw substance use disorder in his…

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8 Ways to Celebrate Recovery Month

Recovery Month 2018 is in full swing! According to the official website, this year’s theme is “Join the Voices for Recovery: Invest in Health, Home, Purpose, and Community. The 2018 theme explores how integrated care, a strong community, sense of purpose, and leadership contribute to effective treatments that sustain the recovery of persons with mental and…