Staff of the teen boys and girls programs at Phoenix House Mid-Atlantic scheduled a weekend of sober fun for residential clients.
The Phoenix House Mid-Atlantic Alumni Association is a great way to have fun while in recovery and to connect with others who have faced the same difficulties of substance use disorders.
Clients from Boys Recovery Lodge enjoy learning about bicycle maintenance and get their hands dirty at Phoenix Bikes, a local non-profit organization.
The summer I was 16, I went through a very traumatizing experience, and I completely shut down. This is when drinking became a regular part of my life. Eventually, I started intense outpatient treatment. It wasn’t what I wanted, but what I needed.
The holidays are joyous time of year, but they can also produce anxiety—especially for people in early recovery. Here are four tips to help steer clear of the craving zone.