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How to Create New Habits to Be Successful

-Mayah Taylor, MA Habits are behaviors that can become automatic for us. As we said in the previous blog, habits can be good and bad. They are above all else unique to each individual. When creating habits it’s important to know the process of what makes a habit. There are three steps that occur when […]

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Quote of the day: Introverts!

I used to think I was extremely introverted because I really liked being alone but it turns out I just like being at peace with myself and my surroundings & I am extremely extroverted when I’m around people who bring me comfort and happiness. -EnlightenedConsciousness

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Your Year: Take Inventory of Your Life

-Mayah Taylor, MA Year-end is a great time to reflect on your past year and inventory your life.  As you decide what New Year’s Resolution you should make, do yourself a favor and take stock of your inventory. Reflect back on how you have spent most of your time this year and with whom. Ask […]

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How to Cope with Holiday Events Sober

-Mayah Taylor, MA One of the hardest challenges to overcome for an individual recovering from addiction is navigating through social situations while maintaining their sobriety. For the newly sober individual, navigating through social situations is especially challenging. The holidays present a unique challenge for those who are trying to protect their sobriety as often during […]

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The Best of 2018 Blogs

2018 is almost over and I can’t believe it!  I’ve seen individuals ask for and receive support for the first time, quit a 20 plus year smoking habit, give up drinking, and face their fears-oh did my peeps face their fears! So over the top happy and proud that you committed to achieving your goals, […]

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Holiday Blues: Top 3 Ways to Cope When You Are Lonely

-Mayah Taylor, MA Holidays can be a time filled with much joy and happiness. It is a time centered around togetherness and being with your family and friends. For some people the holiday season  means that their social calendar is bursting with family reunions, holiday parties, and other holiday related social events. The holiday season […]

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How to Recover from A Thanksgiving Binge

-Mayah Taylor, MA Avoiding a food binge around Thanksgiving can be extremely difficult. The complexities of family dynamics, extensive buffets, and towering plates can all seem overwhelming. When one struggles with a binge eating disorder or even a healthy meal plan that you have been consistent with thus far, indulging in a Thanksgiving food binge […]


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