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7 Years of Sobriety!

7 Years of Sobriety!

Today due to the rad community meetings I attend and following the suggestions given freely to me, I got to celebrate 7 years of sobriety! I have embraced my inner nerd and have learned to love myself for who I am. I could not have done it without my ...MORE
4 Months Sober!!

4 Months Sober!!

I am Pat. Sober four months this week 10/26/17. Grateful and so happy for my new tools for living and this new lease on life. Today is already looking like an amazing sober day! ...MORE
Alcohol Sobriety – Karly

Alcohol Sobriety – Karly

Hi guys! Today is my one year sober from alcohol! It’s incredible how much better I feel mentally and physically. I used to beat myself up after a blackout and decided my best bet was to cut alcohol out completely. ...MORE
My Addiction – Prescription Drugs

My Addiction – Prescription Drugs

Chris Boutté is a mental health and addiction advocate check out his vlog about prescription drug addiction. He is a contributor to Sober Movement through his YouTube channel: The Rewired Soul. Be sure to check out his channel and give him some love by hitting that subscribe button! --- Instagram: TheWiredSoul YouTube: ...MORE
The Ultimate Rock Bottom of Christmas

The Ultimate Rock Bottom of Christmas

For fifty plus years I enjoyed celebrating Christmas mornings with my family. I had never pictured myself waking and spending a morning in a residential rehab facility, let alone Christmas morning. My three kids at home with their mother, and where is dad? Rehab! That morning I thought to myself ...MORE
Sober is Seriously Fashionable!

Sober is Seriously Fashionable!

When was the last time you were properly on trend? Ahead of the curve? Finger on the pulse? For me, it was probably back in the late eighties, when I was an early adopter of the leg warmer, fingerless black lace gloves and the puff ball skirt. I've made ...MORE
Alcohol and Breast Cancer

Alcohol and Breast Cancer

I used to love Autumn. Falling leaves, woollies and mittens, Bonfire night and Halloween....But then, almost exactly two years ago, I was diagnosed with breast cancer, and Autumn's never been the same since. Now the fallen leaves remind me of standing in the local park, howling like a mad ...MORE
Withdrawals

Withdrawals

Consequences of anxiety, sweating, confusion, nausea, vomiting, and even death are just some of the few reasons to become and stay sober. Of course nobody looking at an intoxicant thinks of the withdrawals, but they are very real. Recovering addicts around the world have experienced withdrawals in all forms ...MORE
Understanding Triggers

Understanding Triggers

No, we aren’t talking about the small piece that helps fire a gun; we are talking about sobriety triggers of course! Triggers have a combination of moving parts, but for the purpose of simplicity in this article they fall in two major categories; typical and atypical. Your typical trigger ...MORE
3 Tips for Early Sobriety

3 Tips for Early Sobriety

What does sobriety mean to you? To us it is any intoxicants that make the mind leave its solemn state. Now before you lose your cool, obviously there are unique medical circumstances. What you do with your doctor and medical prescription is entirely between your doctor and you. What ...MORE
The New Look

The New Look

Hey Sober fam, first and foremost a huge shout out to everyone that continues to support us via donation, sharing their personal stories, and sending kind messages to our inbox. Running a non-profit is never easy, especially with limited funding. Our new look would not be possible without the ...MORE