preparing for a sober thanksgiving

Enjoying a Sober Thanksgiving

With the holidays coming up, you may have wondered how you can have a sober Thanksgiving. If you have recently quit taking a substance such as opioids, alcohol, heroin, or something else, you know that it brings new challenges every day. Trying to live each day soberly is more difficult for some people than others.…

signs of a relapse

Signs of a Relapse

Overcoming drug and alcohol dependency is a long-term process. It can be a challenge for many individuals. While no one wants to become dependent on substances, many people fail to complete their recovery journey and maintain sobriety. Many of the people seeking long-term sobriety face relapse several times before attaining the goal. Understanding the signs…

a woman concerned about the causes of relapse

Common Causes of Relapse

Addiction is a chronic disease similar to cancer or diabetes. Even when it goes away, there is always a chance it will come back. To counter the causes of relapse, addiction treatment centers in Kansas offer relapse prevention programs. With options such as alumni programs, sober living houses, and support groups, we strive to keep…