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Radio Spots and Interviews

Safe Passage Recovery Interview with Michelle Bonsignore We are thrilled to announce the launch of Safe Passage Recovery’s Family Support Series, a unique 12-week course designed to support families affected by addiction. The Family Support Series is a rare opportunity and our dedicated effort to address a need often overlooked in addiction treatment: providing a […]

Continued Education for Recovery Professionals

With the fast changing landscape of the Recovery Field, I feel it is very important to offer and receive continued education to those that are in the recovery profession.  Following in a list of available continued education that may be of interest to you.  I will continue to update this list.  If you know of […]

Free Webinar by Hazelden on Opioid Addiction

Tuesday, March 21, 2017FREE – REGISTER NOW1 p.m. CST (1 hour)   Successfully breaking the cycle of opioid addiction demands a new approach. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, deaths from prescription opioids – drugs such as oxycodone, hydrocodone, and methadone – have more than quadrupled since 1999, reaching unprecedented levels. We […]

Not Everyday is a Doris Day

Excerpt from my upcoming book: “ Not Everyday is a Doris Day” “She stood in the storm, and when the wind did not blow her way, she adjusted her sails.”  ~ Elizabeth Edwards Most days, I wake up feeling happy. Nothing out of the ordinary is happening, things are no different than usual, but for some reason, I […]

Intimacy: Into Me You See

Intimacy: Into Me You See   (An excerpt from the book – A Sober Mom’s Guide to Recovery – Taking Care of Yourself to Take Care of Your Kids (Hazelden 2015)   By Rosemary O’Connor     “Fear is the great enemy of intimacy. Fear makes us run away from each other or Cling to […]

Free Webinar by Hazelden Betty Ford Center

Evolving Treatment Practices to Address the Opioid Crisis Wednesday, January 18 1 p.m. Eastern; noon Central; 11 a.m. Mountain, 10 a.m. Pacific (1 hour) There is no charge for this event. Drug overdose is the leading cause of accidental death in the United States, with 47,055 lethal drug overdoses in 2014. Opioid addiction is driving […]

Relapse and Trigger

Relapse and Triggers We are either working on our recovery, or working on a relapse. — Author Unknown The return of an illness after a period of improvement: that’s how the Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines relapse. We can apply this definition to our addiction, which the medical field agrees is a disease. Unfortunately, when some hear […]