New recovery business models are exploding online. We genuinely can’t keep up. At $47.00 a month, membership in the Bloom Club (https://www.thebloomclub.com/) may at first seem slightly more expensive than many of the other online recovery groups we’ve profiled.(many are totally free) This is because the founders believe that
TedX talk forecasts the future. Bernadette Gleeson – We Love This Woman! If we could all help this speech, and others like it, go viral – instead of having just 1,705 views at press time, we could just shutter ViralRecovery.com… Seriously, we could almost substitute this video for our
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie takes a stand for better addiction treatment. While campaigning for president at a bar in a small New Hampshire community, Christie brought attention to an important problem by explaining how we treat nicotine addicts differently from drug addicts. We wouldn’t deny treatment to anyone
NBA Star Chris Herren says: “I found my soul on this journey of recovery” Former Boston Celtic Chris Herren tells a powerful story of failure, self hate and drug addiction at TedX. Then he finishes with a beautiful story of his life’s work to spread the message of recovery
Darryl Strawberry’s Comeback Comes Full Circle. Ask by the interviewer: “Where would do you think you’d be today if you hadn’t met Tracy (his wife of eight years)?” Strawberry responds emphatically, twice, “I would be dead!” We don’t have to fill in the blanks for you on this story.
She showed up for her first multi-million dollar modeling gig drunk and high. Amber Valletta has been a model since she was 19 years old. She has graced thousands of magazine covers and been a fashion icon for the biggest names in the fashion industry. She has worked as
Do You Recognize The Early Warning Signs of Relapse? The statistics of how many people do not stay in long-term recovery are quite shocking. Some estimates say that over 60% of people that enter rehab for alcohol or drugs will be using again within 12 months. Relapse is common,
She not only won but she did it with style, grace and an eye towards helping other suffers of the same disease. Demi Lovato spent her teen years fighting an eating disorder and addiction issues, but now she is ready to be a role model to young girls around the world.
If you think hard core prescription drug addiction can’t happen to you, or the ones you love, you’d be wrong and you wouldn’t even know it. All-American Denver GrandMother: From Heroin Addict to Inspiration If you looked up “all-American mom” in the dictionary, Cynthia Scudo’s picture would be the first thing
It is the first official weekend of summer! AKA Memorial Day! AKA Sober Memorial Day Weekend for some of us! As we all know, this is the time most people kick-off their summer partying. BBQs, the beach, summer nights, outdoor concerts and fireworks which almost always include alcohol consumption.