Author:

James Haggerty

Recovery

Sobriety Vs. Moderation: Two Perspectives on Overcoming Alcoholism

on
September 16, 2022

One of the first questions some people have about all these terms is, “is sobriety the same as abstinence?” Usually, yes, the terms are interchangeable, and both mean a…

Recovery

Dangers of a Big Ego

on
August 12, 2022

Addiction recovery is hard, and nobody understands that like those in the recovery community. I’ve served to provide hope to those in recovery for over 25 years, and I…

Sober Living

How TikTok Is Encouraging “Sober Curiosity”

on
July 11, 2022

With how popular drinking is nowadays, it can be hard to take a second to think about what life might be like without it. From going out to dinner…

Sober Living

Is It Actually Boring to Be Sober?

on
April 18, 2022

In the earliest days of your recovery from drug or alcohol dependency, you might run into a roadblock you hadn’t anticipated. It’s boring. Or, at least, it can certainly…

Addiction

How Long Does It Take to Overcome Addiction

on
April 11, 2022

An addiction can be defined as a chronic, relapsing brain disorder characterized by the compulsive need to use a drug or engage in an activity despite any negative consequences….