Don’t Let Yourself Live In Fear of Relapse

Fear can ruin a life. If you spend your time looking forward and worrying about falling back into bad and destructive habits, you may create a self fulfilling prophecy for yourself.   Self Fulfilling Prophecy What’s that? A self fulfilling prophecy is like this: You’re driving your car down the street just fine. There’s some…

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What’s the Difference Between An Opioid And An Opiate?

Recently, I realized that an opioid and an opiate aren’t the same thing. When people reference the drug epidemic sweeping the nation sometimes they say “opioid epidemic” and sometimes they say “opiate epidemic”. It’s not always clear that these are two different types of drugs all together. I went digging a bit so I could…

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Celebrate Your Newfound Sobriety without Compromising The Progress You’ve Made

Finishing with oxycodone withdrawal symptoms, residential detox, and rehab treatment are no joke. You’re back from rehab, You’ve worked tirelessly, and you should celebrate how far you’ve come! Celebrating success is one of the best ways to ensure continued victories in any habit-changing efforts. Just make sure you’re celebrating in a way that bolsters your…

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