Sober Living & Drug Addiction Blog

The 12 step program is over 70 years old. In that time it has helped thousands of people with the treatment of alcoholism. The program was started in the late 1930s by Bill Wilson and Dr. Bob Smith.  The two were devoutly religious, and this...

A sponsor is an individual that is your go to person during your alcohol treatment. Finding a sponsor is not hard because there are plenty of people that have struggled and won the fight against alcohol in their lives. Here are some of the traits...

Walking through recovery in South Florida is not easy, but the Palm Beaches, Delray Beach, and Fort Lauderdale have some of the most conducive areas for long term recovery. One of the tools used by the recovery community is to help those who are trying...

South Florida is a hub for recovery centers and for halfway houses. That means that there is a wide support network available for those that are looking to widen their support sources of those who are also in recovery. But that there are so many...

Outpatient treatment is often a good way for people struggling with drug and alcohol addiction to get the help they need without spending a lot of money or taking time away from their lives. With outpatient treatment, though, you need to take some extra steps...

Getting assimilated back into society after a time of addiction can be stressful. Knowing how to approach potential employers about one’s history in addiction is very important for someone in recovery to feel confident in applying for a new job in the workforce. The good...

There are many people who have been to multiple treatment centers, each time wondering what didn’t work for them. It’s easy to blame a treatment center or a drug rehabilitation program for not working when someone goes back to using drugs and alcohol. But chances...