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12 Step Recommended Programs for Recovery
By Stepping Stone Center for Recovery on July 28, 2017

12 Step Recommended Programs for Recovery Find 12 Step Recovery Programs Near You that Suit Your Needs 12 Step Meetings: Pick your poison! Alcohol Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) Young People of Alcoholics Anonymous (YPAA) AA Agnostica AL-Anon Family and friends of alcoholics/addicts Drugs Narcotics Anonymous (NA) Nar –Anon Family and friends of addicts Drug Addicts Anonymous (DAA)…

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Humble Pie, a Recipe for Addiction Recovery
By Stepping Stone Center for Recovery on March 30, 2017

Humble Pie, a Recipe for Addiction Recovery   Humility has a reputation for a few misconceptions. Some people think humility implies humiliated, liked to the term mortified, until they realize “humility” in the context of the serenity prayer, means to Accept the things we cannot change, the courage to change the things that we can, and the wisdom to…

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Continued Support from the Stepping Stone Alumni Program
By Stepping Stone Center for Recovery on March 8, 2017

Continued Support from the Stepping Stone Alumni Program The Stepping Stone team works hard to give patients the best care possible. That commitment to a successful recovery goes well beyond the initial residential rehab. Stepping Stone offers extended care and support through its alumni program. The team of certified recovery coaches wants to make sure…

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Savannah’s Story – Alumni Spotlight
By Stepping Stone Center for Recovery on March 2, 2017

Savannah’s Story August 18, 2015 was the day I packed my bags and left my home in Georgia, headed to treatment for my first (and God willing, my last) time. Little did I know, that morning would be the last time I would, to this day, abuse the drugs or alcohol I was so chemically…

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My Best Days – How It Works for Me – Chef Wendy’s Recipe for Recovery
By Stepping Stone Center for Recovery on February 22, 2017

  My Best Days – How It Works for Me, a Recipe for Recovery    You may have heard “How it Works” read in a 12-Step meeting, or you may have wondered to yourself at some point, how do alcoholics and addicts actually stay sober? The reading comes from page 58 in the Big Book…

Recipe for Recovery: Dos and Don’ts to Sidestep Disaster & 10 Tales from Chef Karen on Cooking up Trouble
By Stepping Stone Center for Recovery on February 15, 2017

A Recipe for Recovery: Dos and Don’ts to Sidestep Disaster with 10 Tales from Chef Karen on Cooking up Trouble   Recipe by Karen Zaccour, Stepping Stone Alumna Whether you’ve taken the suggestions in the rooms of an anonymous program or you haven’t, you may have a few interesting stories about people who try to “get”…

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My Journey to Addiction Recovery: Beth M.
By Stepping Stone Center for Recovery on December 29, 2016

My Journey to Addiction Recovery: Beth M. I grew up in South Jersey, just outside of Philadelphia, in a good family. Drugs and alcohol were not part of my story at a young age, I actually got a pretty late start compared to many other stories that I hear. I just wasn’t exposed to it.…

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Addiction Treatment Helped Karrie Give Her Family the Gift of Recovery
By Stepping Stone Center for Recovery on December 5, 2016

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Vickie Gave Herself and Her Family the Gift of Recovery
By Stepping Stone Center for Recovery on December 1, 2016

Why Alcohol Dependence Is Hard to Overcome
By Stepping Stone Center for Recovery on October 31, 2016

Why Alcohol Dependence Is Hard to Overcome Alcoholism is one of the most dangerous addictions. Oftentimes, people minimize the epidemic of alcoholism because there’s so much media attention around the opioid problem in the United States. Alcohol-related accidents and fatalities are still one of the leading killers in the United States. Many times this is because…