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Supporting a Heroin Addict - 6 Ways to Help and Support Positive Change
© Jim Nix

Six effective ways to help a treatment-ready heroin user that you love make positive changes - what to do and how to help.

Getting Over the Recovery Blahs: Plan Excitement!

by John Lee, May 2020

After a few months, it’s easy to hit a recovery wall and start to feel bored and dissatisfied with your new clean and sober lifestyle. This dissatisfaction will pass, but until it does, you can lower your risk of relapse by taking some time to plan islands of excitement to look forward to.

Addicted Victims of Abuse: Recovery Options

by Jim LaPierre, Apr 2020

Exploring ideas for life-change, where domestic abuse complicates addiction recovery and addiction makes it harder to break free from abuse.

The Knots Prayer: For Recovery Strength

by John Lee, Jan 2020

A simple prayer to recite whenever fear, guilt, shame or self-doubt threaten to derail your recovery efforts.

Image © Leo Reynolds

Distract Yourself! 20 Things to Try before Relapse

by John Lee, Jan 2020

Learn this simple distraction and breathing exercise that works well to get you through periods of intense cravings.

Image © Naftels

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