Addiction and the Dark Triad of Personality PMC

Alcohol abuse disorder is characterized by periods of sobriety and relapse. Even so, with a combination of therapy, support, and persistence, around a third of people with AUD will maintain sobriety for at least a year and sometimes for decades. Medications like Campral, Topamax, and Revia have greatly improved AUD recovery rates. Moreover, each mental […]

Sobriety Strategies: 13 Tips for Staying Sober

Consider asking folks at a recovery meeting or touching base with any sober friends you may have. If you recently completed a treatment program, contact the staff there for referrals to local sober living homes. These are residential facilities that provide structure and support for those healing from addiction. They are designed to be […]

Goodbye Letter to Drugs: Why & How to Write One Sanctuary Foundation

Talking about my past and my path to recovery has been healing; but this is my last Bored, Bored, Bored, and Overeating. This is an example, using a relatively mild drug, of what the patient can discover through their goodbye letter. What about something ‘stronger’, like heroin?? I hit some of the lowest points in […]