Codependency Recovery: Has Their Addiction Become Your Addiction? My loved one has only been sober for 1 month.  Why aren’t they answering their phone?  Did he/she relapse again?  Oh no…not again.  You call. They don’t answer.  You drive by their favorite restaurant; their favorite bar.  They...

The Beauty of Nature Inspires Gratitude We are often so busy with our daily lives that many of us forget to give thanks for all the wisdom and beauty of nature. Louie Schwartzberg is an award-winning cinematographer, director and producer who captures breathtaking images that celebrate life —...

What is the Soul?We live in a culture primarily dominated by the ego, which is based on external reference points.  Your ego bases your “sense of self” and well-being on something outside of you, to which you have no control.  The ego can often obsess...

What Is Addiction Recovery Success? Despite statistics, which would have you believe otherwise, the fact is that an overwhelming majority of treatment centers have terrible records in helping people achieve long-term success. I know this to be true as I have completed numerous treatment protocols and have...