Category: Addiction recovery

Sober Vacations: How to Maintain Sobriety When Traveling

When you enter into addiction treatment and recovery, it is perfectly normal to find yourself a little unsure of how to approach the different activities you engaged in when you were under the influence. For many people, vacation means a time to relax and let loose. But what if you are in recovery and letting loose used to mean also abusing substances?

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Self-Care in Recovery: A Guide to Achieving Long-term Sobriety

Self-care is dedicated to taking a break from the stresses of life and setting aside time to care for yourselves. This is especially important, as many individuals neglect their overall well-being during active addiction. To achieve long-term success, self-care in recovery should be practiced regularly. Self-care can mean different things to different people but generally includes [...]
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Isolation and Addiction: What’s the Connection?

The effects of social isolation and substance abuse are complex and involve multiple factors. An individual’s environment, mental health, and past experiences can lead to substance abuse, but studies show that isolation is also one of the most prominent risk factors for addiction. At Eagle Creek Ranch Recovery in Nampa, Idaho, our rehab facility specializes [...]
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