Long term recovery


About the LONG TERM RECOVERY Category (1)
How do I help him to learn new coping skills? (3)
What’s the difference between a relapse and a slip? (6)
What are some ways you are taking care of yourself to avoid relapse? (4)
When someone in recovery "slips," who should know? (8)
How to deal with someone that's been doing well and is hitting a roadblock? (4)
When you know what to do and say but come home, he's drunk, and all the 'right things' go out the window - you know what I mean? (7)
What if your loved one addict does not like meetings? Are there other options? (16)
Does alcoholism or drug addiction run in your family? (11)
What do you do when your adult son wants to come home? (2)
Have you noticed certain triggers (events, specific times of year/holidays) that can worsen or exacerbate your loved one's addiction? (2)
Have others experienced worry/concern regarding their loved one in long term recovery? My son is on MAT, had been doing well, and I'm beginning to worry 3 years into the journey (4)
Is it normal for a recovering addict to not want to talk about their recovery? (12)
Do former addicts experience depression differently? (9)
Has anyone else's loved one quit their drug of choice and kept drinking alcohol safely? (3)
Can you relate and offer any advice on dealing with relapse 18 months in? (10)
When do you find yourself nagging more than you'd like with your loved one? (2)
Why does it feel like my spouse has 0 empathy/care in the world about me/our child and his self-care is also at a level 0 He’s been sober 7 yrs. I thought after the program they gradually progress and their attitudes change? (9)
What are tactics for staying strong despite haters? (9)
When your loved one gets clean, what's the next biggest hurdle? (4)
Update and celebrating the moments that make you remember! (5)
Does anyone else's substance use increase in reaction to your loved one's substance use? (5)
What exactly do you do to stay clean everyday? (6)
When drug use stops and the behaviors continue - any tips or experiences like this? (1)
How has your loved one learned to socialize sober? (8)
How do you learn to trust again after being lied to over and over about drinking and doing drugs? (4)
How to protect my husband from his brother, while supporting their relationship? (1)
How do I not loose my cool and still be supportive of my son 3 years clean? (9)
Everything is going great, then you find an empty bottle of vodka - how do you handle it? (4)
How to push past surface level conversations & connection? (5)