Originally Published on unitedwaybroward.org The COVID-19 pandemic is a stressful time for our community, and some may find it difficult to cope. There are ways you can boost your mental wellness, even while practicing social distancing!  STRESS REDUCTION TECHNIQUES Take a break!  Schedule time when you will...
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Originally Published on samhsa.gov National Prevention Week (NPW) is a public education platform that promotes prevention year-round through providing ideas, capacity building, tools, and resources to help individuals and communities make substance use prevention happen every day. NPW culminates in May recognizing the important work that has been done in communities...
Originally Published on acestoohigh.com He says: Addiction shouldn’t be called “addiction”. It should be called “ritualized compulsive comfort-seeking”. He says: Ritualized compulsive comfort-seeking (what traditionalists call addiction) is a normal response to the adversity experienced in childhood, just like bleeding is a normal response to being stabbed. He says: The...
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Originally Published on affordablehousingonline.com On March 27th, 2020 President Trump signed into law the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act, commonly referred to as the CARES Act. The bipartisan legislation passed 96-0 in the Senate on March 25th and was passed by the House of Representatives by voice vote shortly before being signed by...
Originally Published on recovertogether.withgoogle.com Together we are stronger Even when apart, our voices are united. The #RecoveryMovement celebrates the 23 million Americans recovering from addiction, and paves the way for the 20 million still struggling to seek treatment. Our voices matter. Online meetings The need for CDC-recommended...