Category Archives: Recovery

  • The WHY Behind Cedar Point Recovery: Rebecca Harris

    By: Cedar Point Recovery14 Aug 2017

    I have been working in the field of addictions for over nine years. I have been fortunate to work in many different treatment modalities including out-patient, residential, and detox. After seeing the need to treatment women with addictions,...

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  • Do People in Recovery Make Lousy Employees?

    By: Mark Lamplugh04 Aug 2017

    It’s natural to worry about the work performance of an employee who is in the process of recovery or who recently became sober. Employers worry about former addicts having a relapse on the job and negatively impacting the company....

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  • It’s a New Beginning, Not the End

    By: Cedar Point Recovery25 Aug 2016

    Detoxification from drugs is an uncomfortable process, but the dangers increase proportionally with how dangerous the drugs are. A lot of the withdrawal symptoms are standard, such as nausea, irritability, sleep disturbances, etc. One...

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  • Is It Easy, or Necessary?

    By: Cedar Point Recovery16 Aug 2016

    The mistake is thinking change is easy. It almost never is. However, it is, in the right circumstances, necessary. One such circumstance would most definitely be someone battling an addiction. (more…)

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  • Pay It Forward: The Benefits of Sponsorship

    By: Cedar Point Recovery09 Aug 2016

    So, you've been in recovery for a while now, and you've been attending your 12-step meetings. This may have you contemplating becoming a sponsor to someone. The trick is to let them come to you. Lead by example and maybe your story...

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  • Returning Home From Rehab: One Step at a Time

    By: Cedar Point Recovery04 Aug 2016

    Leaving rehab and returning home can be unsettling due to the lack of structure in your home environment. There are many steps you can take to help you transition to life at home including picking up a hobby, getting help from your...

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  • Life After Rehab: Is a Sober Living Home for You?

    By: Cedar Point Recovery02 Aug 2016

    Leaving a rehab program is a challenge for multiple reasons. Transitioning back to society is made difficult due to the stigma, lifestyle effects of your past addiction, and possible debts racked up from your recovery bills. It's for...

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  • Help with Alcoholism

    Getting Help for Alcohol Use Disorder

    By: Cedar Point Recovery09 Jun 2016

    The first step is admitting that you have a problem, then, what next? Upon recognizing that you have a drinking problem, subsequently, the best thing to do would be to seek help with alcoholism. Your first thought may be to tackle...

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  • The Power of Positive Thinking in Recovery

    By: Cedar Point Recovery07 Jun 2016

    In the recent past, it’s been popular to preach about the importance of positive energy, and spiritual health on a whole, in achieving goals in our daily lives. This mentality can be applied to one's recovery as well. When you consider...

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  • Protecting your Anonymity While Seeking Help

    By: Cedar Point Recovery02 Jun 2016

    Admitting you have an addiction is bad enough without the spotlight being on you. There are ways in which you may make your journey to recovery easier, and more comfortable, as it relates to keeping your identity a secret. You might...

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