Getting a Fresh Start on Recovery Road

If you’ve begun your recovery journey, you’ve already resolved to live a happier, healthier life free from drugs and alcohol this year. But recovery takes more than resolve, or even a stay in a rehab facility.

Hospitals and treatment centers give people a place to get substances out of their systems and learn coping strategies in a safe, stress-free environment. Returning to the wider world is a necessary step in the recovery process, though, and potential relapse triggers can turn up almost anywhere. It isn’t always easy t