The Keys to Change in Long-Term Recovery

The Keys to Change in Long-Term Recovery

Let’s set the groundwork with a little textbook framework around the Stages of Change before the rant begins. The first Stage of Change is pre-contemplation, which translates into you not necessarily thinking about making a change. The second stage is contemplation;...
Recovery In Sin City.

Recovery In Sin City.

I hear this question all the time, “How do people stay in recovery in Sin City?” Flashing lights, 24-hour liquor stores, strip clubs galore, gaming at every corner, and now legal marijuana. Las Vegas, NV is defined as an adult playground, or as publicized, the City of...
Two Men Change The Stigma!

Two Men Change The Stigma!

As a Peer Recovery Support Specialist Trainer, I have seen many characters walk into my trainings. The beautiful thing about position is just about anyone from any walk of life can become a Peer Recovery Support Specialist by identifying as a person in long-term...