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Mind Body Spirit

Addiction is a disease that affects the mind, body and spirit. Conversely, recovery can affect these as well. Although they are all entwined, I believe

Family Interview w/ Mary A.

Family Interview w/ Mary A.

What crisis brought you to recovery? This past June our 23-year-old son came to live with us for a time.  He was with us for

Grateful by Allison T.

Grateful by Allison T.

For the longest time I thought I was somehow made wrong-I felt different from my family and everyone else I knew. I felt like I

Sober & Grateful Dad by Riley B.

Sober & Grateful Dad by Riley B.

First, I would like to mention how honored I am to get the opportunity to share my experience of being a grateful sober dad. Turning

Family Interview with Patricia D.

Family Interview with Patricia D.

This interview is the latest in our Family Interview series. We will be sharing one interview each month from the family members of those who

Family Interview with Peggy L.

Family Interview with Peggy L.

This interview is the latest in our Family Interview series. We will be sharing one interview each month from the family members of those who

Happy Mothers Day by Robin P.

Happy Mothers Day by Robin P.

I have been in recovery and working a recovery program now for 30 years.  There were so many people that helped me along in early

Family Interview with Kathy C.

Family Interview with Kathy C.

This interview is the latest in our Family Interview series. We will be sharing one interview each month of the family members of those who

Willingness by Ambre B.

Willingness by Ambre B.

It was no secret that I drank alcoholically from the time I had my first drink. By age 15, an ambulance rushed me to the

Family Interview

Family Interview

We are continuing a series we started in 2020 of Family Interviews. We spoke with the family members of those who struggled to get sober,

Grateful, Sober Dad by Chris N.

Grateful, Sober Dad by Chris N.

Sobriety has given me more blessings than I could have ever imagined when I walked through the doors of Turning Point on 05/10/2016. I have

Family Interview with Kate N.

Family Interview with Kate N.

We are continuing a series we started last year of Family Interviews. We spoke with the family members of those who struggled to get sober,

Holi-Daze by Ali M.

Holi-Daze by Ali M.

The holidays can be a difficult time of the year or is it just that we can be extra difficult this time of year? Like

Truly Grateful, by Sean L.

Truly Grateful, by Sean L.

I got sober at the tender age of 25. I freely gave a good part of my childhood and all of my adulthood at this

Attitude of Gratitude Reminder at Rec Center

A Grateful Alcoholic, by Chris N.

I was taught early in my recovery that grateful alcoholics/addicts do not drink or use. With Thanksgiving upon us, the focus this week will be

Moving in Recovery, by Julie M.

Moving in Recovery, by Julie M.

“The Earth has music for those who care to listen”-Shakespeare I had always wanted to move. It was deep in my soul to get out

A Life Worth Living, by K.S.

A Life Worth Living, by K.S.

I didn’t start out an alcoholic and I always believed I could manage it on my own, despite the multitude of family and friends that

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