St. Raphael Wellness Centre (SRWC) and Aurora Recovery Centre are hosting Recovery Day Winnipeg 2020 September 12 from 5 pm to 7 pm Due to the COVID pandemic, this year’s event is online via Facebook Live. Viewers can tune into the event through the Recovery Day website or Facebook page. Website: RecoveryDayWpg.com Facebook: facebook.com/RecoveryDayWpg Recovery … Recovery Day Winnipeg Helping To End Stigma of Addiction and Recovery
Monday is International Overdose Awareness Day. It’s not just a topic for those with addicts in their lives. It is an issue that should concern us all. Across Canada, the numbers alone are staggering. In the West, B.C. had its single deadliest month of fatal overdoses in June, at 177 deaths. A total of 526 … International Overdose Awareness Day: Addiction Isn’t A Crime
Addiction treatment works The first thing you need to know is that addiction treatment does work. If you have a loved one suffering from a substance use disorder, then your goal is to focus on getting them the help they need. Here are a few tips on how to convince someone to get addiction treatment. … How Do I Convince Someone To Get Addiction Treatment?
Substance use disorder? Do I have one? If you’ve asked yourself this, we have created this short questionnaire to help you evaluate and reflect on your own relationship with alcohol and/or drugs. It is by no means equivalent to a medical diagnosis. Ask Yourself The Following Questions To Learn If You Have A Substance Use … Do I Have A Substance Use Disorder?
Journaling can be an important tool to help someone on the road to recovery. Often, a recovering addict needs to apply self-help resources to achieve the growth and healing that is necessary to overcome the addictive behaviours. Looking inward and identifying the patterns and thoughts can be a powerful way to initiate change and shine … How to Journal
Having a baby is an exciting event that many parents consider life-changing. As you are feeling the joy of having children, there is also a heavy responsibility that comes in caring for the child’s health and well-being. Every choice a parent makes can have a domino effect on the child’s future and wellness. All parents … 5 Tips for Mothers of Adults with Substance Use Disorders