Tag: Holidays

12 Tips for Staying Sober During the Holiday Season

Remaining sober can be especially hard during the holidays.  Family gatherings, holiday parties, and other social occasions can be very difficult for someone who is in early recovery.  Thoughts of past holiday occasions often bring up memories of celebratory drinking or drugs. Although it can be very hard to get used to the idea of a sober holiday season, especially when other people around you are seemingly having a great time celebrating by using substances, completing a stay at a treatment center is an accomplishment that you should be proud of. Take this opportunity to celebrate not only the holidays, but also your new life of sobriety, which is something really worth celebrating.  If you find yourself struggling during the holiday season, please remember that you are not alone.  Help is only a phone call or meeting away!  Here are some helpful and practical tips to make staying sober easier:…

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Happy Thanksgiving

Jaywalker Addiction Treatment team

Hard to believe it’s almost Thanksgiving!  As Thanksgiving approaches, there is no better time to reflect on the things we are grateful for.  Jaywalker is extremely thankful to have such an incredible Alumni Group.  To help celebrate recovery and fellowship we invite all Alumni & friends to join us on Thanksgiving Day at 4pm! Have a safe holiday and we hope to see you there!