Women Hiking To Remain Sober During COVID-19

How to Stay Sober in a Crisis

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: January 22, 2021 Updated: March 16, 2021 The pandemic and subsequent rules related to social distancing may trigger feelings of anxiety and depression. This is difficult for everyone dealing with the crisis. However, those with substance use disorders face even greater challenges. At Northern Illinois Recovery Center,…

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How To Have a Sober Halloween

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: October 15, 2020 Updated: November 25, 2020 Halloween celebrations provide an opportunity and the freedom to have fun. Many people choose to let loose during this time. It is in the spirit of the celebration since people explore their dark sides during Halloween. For someone who is…

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Life In Recovery

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: June 21, 2020 Updated: June 18, 2020 If you are starting down the pathway to healing from drug addiction, then you may be wondering just what life in recovery may be like. You probably don’t know what to expect. It’s normal to feel a bit apprehensive about…