How Can Decluttering Help Me in Recovery?

How Can Decluttering Help Me in Recovery?

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: February 22, 2019 Updated: August 4, 2020 A popular wellness trend is decluttering, clearing away the chaos and confusion in our physical spaces, in our lives, and in our minds. When we declutter, we take mindful steps to simplify both our surroundings and our internal environment. We look at what elements…

Why Do We Resist Getting Help?

Why Do We Resist Getting Help?

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: February 20, 2019 Updated: August 4, 2020 When we’re struggling with addiction, the logical thing would be to want to get help for the illness that is destroying our lives. When we have a broken bone or any other medical issue, we get help. Why do we so often resist getting…

How Can I Make Reintegration Easier on Myself?

How Can I Make Reintegration Easier on Myself?

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: February 7, 2019 Updated: August 4, 2020 When working through the reintegration process, we’ll want to treat ourselves with as much patience, compassion and understanding as we possibly can. We’re dealing with new forms of stress that we’ve never experienced before. We’re approaching our old lives with huge changes in our…

The Highs and Lows of Addiction

The Highs and Lows of Addiction

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: February 5, 2019 Updated: March 12, 2021 Addiction is known for causing us to experience drastic highs and lows, and understanding them can help us have a clearer understanding of our experience. When we become addicted to a substance or behavior, what we often are most dependent upon is that feeling…