The importance of happiness in one’s life can not be overstated. Whether you find happiness through hobbies, being with friends, or the work that you do. Finding happiness in life is difficult, some do not struggle with this problem but for others, it can be a major challenge. Whether you are battling depression, or simply […]
It seems to be rather trifling to emphasize the alarming rate of addiction without addressing the issue properly. It is also rather unfortunate when a drug addict, after a couple of times in treatment, and is showing signs of obvious improvement, ends up relapsing once they leave a treatment center.
Many have long known through experience that meditation makes life better. And now, that fact is well-documented scientifically with impressive findings. For people in addiction recovery, the research is particularly promising. The effects of regular meditation can dramatically improve many of the residual effects of an addiction after detox.
Those first few months of sobriety often stretch your understanding of what it means to put mind over matter. However, it really does get easier to distract yourself from thoughts about drinking as time goes by. In the meantime, it helps to surround yourself with lots of compassionate support while also developing a few go-to […]