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San Diego Soap March Meeting

  March Presenter: Joseph Hunter of Cycles of Change Recovery Services Treatment Center   Joseph Hunter has worked in the treatment field for more than 26 years. He is founder of Cycles of Change Recovery Services Treatment Center in Palmdale, CA. in 2005, under the name Design for Living Behavior Health. Joseph graduated from Pacific [...]

By |2019-03-14T10:46:15-07:00March 28th, 2019|0 Comments

25 Ways to Say “No” to a Drink or Drug

Staying clean is the top priority in everyone’s life once they find recovery. You can do your best to avoid temptation by working your recovery program. You know it’s important to stay away from people, places and things that tempt you. However, life is unpredictable. Sometimes you run into old friends at the grocery store [...]

By |2018-12-07T14:27:05-07:00December 10th, 2018|recovery|0 Comments

Sobriety and the Holidays: How to Cope

Are you nervous about celebrating the holidays in your newfound recovery? Staying clean is always the most important aspect of recovery, and people are often worried about temptation during the holidays. Stress can be a trigger for many people. The stress that people experience during the holidays during recovery may sometimes feel like overload; after [...]

By |2018-11-19T11:56:23-07:00November 19th, 2018|recovery|0 Comments

Is Your Environment Affecting Your Recovery?

People who struggle with addiction have many triggers that they learn to cope with as they stay clean for a length of time. When a person goes to treatment, they’re in a safe space where they can feel free to explore their addiction and find a path to recovery. Treatment centers are without judgment, and [...]

By |2018-10-17T08:44:48-07:00October 17th, 2018|recovery|0 Comments

Learn to Have Fun in Recovery! 15 Ways

Getting clean is a big deal, and at first, your primary goal in recovery is to live one day at a time. Treatment and 12-step meetings probably made up most of your days in early recovery. But once you’ve been clean a while, you may become restless. Boredom can be a big trigger for relapse [...]

By |2018-09-27T12:25:12-07:00September 27th, 2018|recovery|0 Comments

SD SOAP Meeting in September 2018

San Diego Society of Addiction Professionals is happy to welcome Kristin Gaspar Chairwoman, San Diego County Board of Supervisors   _____________________________________________ Supervisor Gaspar's Bio: Supervisor Kristin Gaspar is Chairwoman of the San Diego County Board of Supervisors, representing the Third District. She is the youngest woman ever elected to the board. Prior to becoming a [...]

By |2018-09-27T16:55:52-07:00September 27th, 2018|0 Comments