1. They are isolating themselves. They would rather not be around anyone. They spend a lot of time holed up in their house or their room. This is especially worrisome if they are usually more sociable. It could mean they are ashamed of something, and possibly addicted...
5 Hints that Someone Needs Support
Your Recovery: 6 Steps to Rebuilding Your Life
Your Recovery tips are here. Give a warm welcome to your new life that is full of possibilities. Stay committed and focused on your recovery.
Kindbridge & Compass Recovery Center
Kindbridge has announced a partnership with Compass Recovery Center. Together, we will provide a joined-up recovery journey to people suffering from problematic gambling. Kindbridge will refer clients to Compass for personalized treatment at their center in
Control is a contentious word when it comes to recovery. Often, a perceived lack of control contributes to our depression, frustration, failing mental health, and addictive behavior. Grasping blindly for control can become self-injurous. By empowering ourselves, we can fight our need to control everything by controlling what we can.
When Support Is Needed Most
Having a solid support system of family and friends is one of the most crucial elements of healthy living and recovery. You can be a light in someone’s life just by offering support such as unbiased conversation, emotional support, financial assistance, or...
3 Common Struggles for Life in Recovery
Compass Recovery Centers can assist with counseling, care, and education that someone needs to conquer addiction. Give our office a call at, (800) 216-1840.
Continuing into 2020
A Friendly Reminder That Your Life Is An Unfinished Story Continuing Into 2020.
Living in the Present Tense: Enjoying Life Moment by Moment
Esteemed poet e.e.cummings was once quoted as saying “Unbeing dead isn’t being alive.” While some people may think this is a reflection on zombies, it is actually a reminder to enjoy the power of the “now”; that is, to say, that just...
The Holidays and Recovery
The holidays are a difficult time for many. Especially for those struggling with addiction. It is important to remember why you want to recover and why it is important to stick to these goals, despite the many temptations you will face. If your friends truly are your...
Why a Person Seeks Recovery From Addiction
e decision for a person to seek recovery treatment usually comes with gentle coaxing. However, it sometimes comes with hard circumstances and experiences. Learn more.
Gestures That Make a Big Difference To Someone
Guess what? There a few things that we can do for others that seem small, but that will likely have a great impact on their lives.
5 Ways to Live in the Here and Now
Have you ever heard that old saying, “today is a gift, that’s why they call it the present?” Well, it means precisely that. The best gift you can give yourself is to live in the here and now.
4 Tips to Practice Kindness
There are small things that we can do, that are truly meaningful that can make a real difference for a friend, a client, a coworker, and/or yourself. Here are a few examples of simple tips for praciting kindness andmake a significantly positive impact.
A Virtual Tour of Compass Recovery Center
Take an insider tour of the Compass Recovery Center Space! Compass Recovery Center invites you to watch this video for a view of our facilities.
What It Feels Like to Be in Addiction Recovery
Graduate from our program as someone who is smarter, wiser, and more productive in life. Here are three terms that describe what it’s like to be in recovery with CRC.
Your Loved Ones and Your Addiction: How Family and Friends Can Help
A support foundation can be used to prevent relapse, to offer a sounding board during times where one’s outlook is bleak, and even as a way to strengthen the bonds between the individual and their loved ones.