The Meaning of Recovery

Barak’s Lets Talk Corner:  What are the things you find most meaningful to you? People often say that it is about creating or producing something new, caring for others such as their children and loved ones, investing in their relationships, doing something unique such as writing, drawing, going to travel in a place that holds special … Read more

Trauma, Addiction and Mood

Trauma, Addiction and Mood: Self-Regulation For Recovery A favourite saying in 12-Step fellowships is: “It’s a simple program for complicated people.” To be human is to be complex, but that complexity can make addiction seem like a labyrinthine problem, both for the addicted person and for others seeking to help. Trauma, too, is a complex … Read more