life after addiction

Guiding Principles for Life After Addiction

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, or SAMHSA, publishes a list of guiding principles to help those in recovery from substance use disorder. These principles become especially important once active treatment ends and transition to a sober life begins. Sober living in NH must begin with a dedicated plan and predetermined objectives already in…

woman with bottle and glass of alcohol relapsed from common addiction triggers

Tips for Dealing with the Most Common Addiction Triggers

According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, between 40 and 60 percent of individuals treated for a substance abuse disorder will eventually relapse. As such, those who have undergone treatment should not just assume they will never face temptation again. Recognizing the common addiction triggers and coming up with a relapse prevention plan is…