Browsing Category

Sober Life

Becoming a Sponsor Can Aid in Your Own Recovery


VIEW POST

View more
Sober Life

Why You Should Become a Sponsor in Early Recovery if You Want to Stay Sober

on
June 30, 2021

One of the first lessons I learned during recovery was that, on their own, treatment plans usually aren’t enough to ensure long-term sobriety. After all, what about after the treatment is complete? What’s stopping the recovering individual from returning to substance abuse, if no one is there to hold…

Celebrating Every Milestone in Recovery


VIEW POST

View more
Sober Life

The Importance of Celebrating Every (even small) Milestone in Recovery

on
June 29, 2021

My sobriety journey has been one of the greatest adventures in my life, so far. I just recently celebrated my sobriety anniversary date, and looking back from where I started to where I am today, well, it is simply amazing. Through my sobriety journey, I have come to realize…

The Dimensions of Wellness


VIEW POST

View more
Sober Life

Exploring the 12 Dimensions of Wellness

on
June 25, 2021

Your health and wellbeing don’t just revolve around what you eat and how you exercise. There are many more aspects that go into your overall wellness than you might expect. Each one of us lives uniquely, with different ways to take care of ourselves and different experiences that ultimately…

How 'The Power of Now' Helps Me Stay Sober


VIEW POST

View more
Sober Life

How ‘The Power of Now’ Helps Me Stay Sober

on
June 14, 2021

Sobriety is a life-long process that starts when you begin giving up alcohol or mind- or mood-altering drugs for good and it starts with the detox period, maintaining  recovery, and for the rest of your life. Recovering from addiction was a challenging road for me (although one I’m thankful…

How to Maintain Sobriety


VIEW POST

View more
Sober Life

How to Maintain Sobriety: Continue to Grow in Recovery

on
April 30, 2021

When you decided to begin the recovery process, you likely imagined drugs or alcohol as your most formidable foe to sobriety. However, completing detox and developing a successful road to recovery requires recognizing that your own most significant obstacle to recovery is actually yourself. After you fight through detox…

Ideas for Maintaining Long-term Sobriety


VIEW POST

View more
Relapse Prevention Sober Life

Ideas for Maintaining Long-term Sobriety

on
April 27, 2021

If you are in recovery from a SUD (substance use disorder) with drugs or alcohol, you know just how challenging getting to that place has been — as do I! It’s no small feat for anyone, making the choice, doing the work and becoming sober. On the heels of…

James Haggerty
JAMES HAGGERTY

Welcome to my ongoing journey… Join me as we continue our path to sobriety and balance. Thanks for reading. Stay strong.

SUBSCRIBE
Subscribe to my newsletter to get the latest in my recovery journey.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
SEARCH