Posts

Showing posts from March, 2018

California's History of Supporting Sobriety

California’s History of Supporting SobrietyCalifornia is one of the leading states in the nation and one of the leading locations in the world when it comes to innovative and abundant opportunities for drug and alcohol addiction rehabilitation opportunities. There are many world-renowned organizations that originated in California and continue to call the state home to this day. The state of California also continues to be among the top states in the nation when it comes to funding and support for continued research and development for addiction research and services.Early Drug Addiction Treatment HistoryIndividuals around the world have been suffering from drug and alcohol addiction for thousands of years. For much of this time, drug addicts were seen as weak-willed individuals with low levels of motivation and a generally selfish demeanor. Many people who struggled with drug and alcohol addiction were entirely disowned by their family and friends and never received the support they …

What Exactly is a Sober Living Environment?

The Benefits of a Sober Living Environment in Early Addiction Recovery: From San Diego to Los AngelesWhen recovering from drug or alcohol addiction, finding the most suitable support network is integral to a whole approach to healing; this means mentally, emotionally, and physically. The right addiction support group can ensure one can overcome the various barriers that come with addiction.Sober Living Environments: What Are They?In short, a sober living environment can be defined as a temporary home where several recovering addicts live together under a series of rules that will best prepare them for their journey into a sober life. This type of environment accentuates the vitality of a recovery community obtaining specific responsibilities, achievements, and routines, both as individuals and as a group, to make that transition to sobriety smoother.Long Beach Sober LivingsOften times, sober living environments contain various structures and curfews with the goal to reduce the chances…