Tag Archives: recovery

How to Answer Your Families Questions About Your Addiction

There’s a reason why many addiction centers offer family counseling. Your family has been impacted by your addiction as well, and repairing those relationships may be a part of your recovery process. As you get sober, there are some questions … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Finding Work After Recovery

Finding work after recovery can be very difficult. But don’t worry: it’s possible. Work after recovery is complex especially if you have a criminal record. You may need to work with your rehab support system, but once you do start … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

What is CBD? Is it Safe to Use During Recovery?

CBD has become a popular over-the-counter treatment for many ailments, from anxiety to inflammation. It’s still being studied for its medical uses, but it’s available in many areas. But whether it’s truly safe for recovery is a slightly more complicated … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

6 Popular Songs About Addiction & Recovery

Learning to live a new life after addiction and recovery can be challenging, but it doesn’t need to be bleak or depressing. By immersing yourself in positive experiences and focusing on everything you have to gain from sobriety and being … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

5 Tips for a Sober Summer: Staying Sober at Summer Events

Summer months are filled with pool-side parties beach gatherings and backyard BBQs. But how can you enjoy these social occasions while also avoiding drugs and alcohol? Follow these tips for a fun and sober summer.

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Why Do LGBTQ Individuals Face Higher Risk of Addiction and Substance Abuse?

Many people turn to addiction and substance abuse as a way to cope with very real problems and challenges within their lives. The LGBTQ community, in particular, faces a higher risk of addiction and substance abuse. Here’s why.

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

My 12 Step Store WeHo is Moving to a Larger Space

By WEHO TIMES Recovery gift and bookstore, MY 12 STEP STORE WEHO, is moving to a larger location. The store that specializes in 12-step literature, recovery medallions, jewelry and sober apparel is moving next door to the former N101 Nutrition … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Vacation Tips for Recovery Life

Getting sober is a major accomplishment, so it is only natural to want to reward yourself for your hard work. A great way to do that is by taking a vacation. However, it is important to be aware of the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

In Praise of Clean and Sober Dads

Father’s Day is coming up soon, and that means that it’s time to celebrate all the dads out there! Getting sober in time for the holiday could be one of the best gifts you ever give your children. Not only … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

My 12 Step Store Celebrates Pride Month with Events During LA Pride and Pop-up Store at New York’s Stonewall World Pride

MY 12 STEP STORE, the recovery book and gift store located at 8730 Santa Monica Boulevard in the heart of West Hollywood, will celebrate Pride Month 2019 with a lineup of events that support the recovering LGBTQ+ community. It will … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment