Building Resiliency in Youth, Part 2
A variety of factors contribute to the likelihood of teens and youth turning to negative behaviors such as substance abuse, but research has found that the more protective factors are in place, the more risk can be…
Why It’s Important to Build Resiliency in Youth
When we previously discussed building resiliency in the journey to recovery , we talked about how by strengthening your mind, body and spirit, you can better cope with challenges such as stressors leading to substance abuse or…
Partying the Sober Way
Most of us look forward to summer’s arrival. The longer days, the nice weather, the get-togethers, the outdoor activities, the extra time off — all these make summer one of the best times of the year.
But summer is not easy for those in recovery. The outdoor…