That is the million dollar question. Perhaps it’s so difficult to answer because no two people are alike. And because very few people are actually able to “rescue” another unless that person is ready for help. So, it often becomes a very frustrating and sometimes maddening situation when the person we are so desperate to […]
The holidays are right around the corner. All around the world people will be celebrating for their own reasons. But, for a recovering alcoholic, the holidays can be a time filled with anxiety about how to stay clean. With alcohol seen as a staple in our society for holiday parties, gifts, and everything in between, […]
You’ve may have been through many or all the steps of addiction treatment; intervention, detox, residential treatment, and outpatient programs. You finally feel like you’ve gotten the methods taught in treatment down and you think you’re ready to go out in the world a new, sober you. But, someone may have suggested you consider sober […]
Research and trial and error have taught the recovery community quite a bit about what works for addicts in recovery and what doesn’t work. And while each person is unique and has their own set of circumstances, we can point to a set of variables and statistics that seem to produce the best results. We […]
The stigma of addiction in this country has lead to many misconceptions. But, for those individuals who are truly affected by addiction, these misconceptions don’t help. In fact, they hurt; continuing the negative perceptions and keeping those who really need help from getting it. Uncovering the truth about addiction can help to fight this negative […]
For many, anxiety is a real demon which lurks within the corners of each new day. And, for those struggling with drug or alcohol addiction, handling anxiety may be a driving cause for the development of addiction. Because anxiety and addiction frequently go hand in hand, it’s important to work on ways to address and […]
Addiction is all consuming. It can take over your life before you realize it, but it doesn’t have to be the end. If you or someone you love is addicted to drugs or alcohol, the most important thing to understand is that with the right help addiction can be overcome. Intensive outpatient programs (IOP) are […]
It can be confusing to know what you can and cannot bring with you during your treatment as every recovery center is different. At Simple Path Recovery, we want to ensure that your stay is as comfortable and relaxed as possible so that you can focus solely on your recovery.
Before you pack for your stay at Simple Path Recovery, please review the below list of items
A halfway house is a place where you can slowly ease back into the normalcy of life, but in a way that won’t put you in situations that might lead you to a relapse.