Recovery and Patience

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Recovery and Patience Recovery can’t be something you rush. You can’t just enter rehab and expect to be “cured” in 30, 60 or 90 days. You have to work toward it one day at a time. This is something that the members of the band Green Day are learning. Front man Billie Joe Armstrong entered

Fall into Change

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Fall into Change September marks the beginning of the fall season. If you’re lucky enough to live in a place where you get all four seasons, you will see the leaves change colors and it will get cooler. What you may not have known is that September is National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month.

Chapter 9 – Meetings for Couples in Recovery

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Chapter 9 is a group for couples in recovery. This is a fellowship for couples who have experienced addiction firsthand and understand the importance of individual recovery and couples recovery. Addiction impacts all persons involved: those who are using and those who are not. Therefore everyone needs a program of recovery and Chapter 9 offers

Celine Dion Supports Addiction Recovery

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Celine Dion’s photographer, Laurent Cayla, is in recovery and is publishing a book about Dion’s family with her blessing. Dion spoke to Cayla about his substance addiction issues by giving him some kind words instead of harsh confrontation. Dion touches a cross Cayla had around his neck and in passing states, “I know you will