People who are still early in recovery often have dreams about relapsing. They are understandably worried that dreaming of relapse is a bad sign. Maybe the dream will trigger strong cravings. Are relapse dreams something to be concerned about?…
Although relapse is a serious setback and often dangerous, it is not a permanent failure. Many people achieve long-term recovery after several tries and relapses. If you have had a relapse, the important thing is to figure out what went wrong and try again. Learn more here….
You might hear in recovery “relapse happens before the first drink”. Relapse happening before the first drink refers to the headspace which is created before taking the first drink. Often, those who relapse have spent considerable time on negative thoughts which told them things were good when abusing substances….
In addiction recovery, a relapse can be devastating. However, you have two choices to face after a relapse and making the right choice can mean the difference between a successful recovery and personal anguish….
Relapse Prevention is a key tool for those recovering from addiction and substance abuse; use these 7 questions to keep yourself on the straight and narrow….