How I Avoided Relapse In 5 Situations

This post was originally published at https://www.therecoveryvillage.com/recovery-blog/avoid-relapse-five-situations/.  Relapse. For many, it’s part of the long, winding journey to sobriety. In fact, DrugAbuse.gov states that 40 to 60 percent of addicts and alcoholics will relapse after receiving treatment. Some of these people are able to get back on the track to sobriety, while others never do. Then there are […]

His Story: Patrick

Name: Patrick M. Sobriety date: 6/19/2013 From: Maryland This is Patrick’s story: First time drinking: The summer after high school. So 2008, sometime during the first two weeks of June. Rock bottom: Two answers here. My worst single moment was on my last day drinking – June 18, 2013. I drank all day before going to meet […]