Young People Attending Sober Living Program

5 Benefits of a Sober Living Program

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: January 1, 2021 Updated: March 16, 2021 When you complete an addiction treatment program, you’ll be faced with questions. Do you have a place to live? Is it drug-free? Will you be exposed to too much “real life” before you’re ready to manage those situations effectively? Sober living…

couple in process of divorce

How Divorce Impacts Addiction

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: November 5, 2020 Updated: January 18, 2021 Marriage can be a protective force against substance abuse. However, the sudden end of this union can be a risk factor for substance abuse. Divorce can cause an unstable home environment to the extent of driving you to drug or…