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Melanie Childers, LPC addresses the audience

SUD & Families

On May 14, 2020 we invited Melanie Childers, LPC and Lauren Sisler to join Art & Carie Wimberly for a conversation about Substance Use Disorder and its impact on families. This live webinar was presented on Zoom. Watch the full conversation below: Find out more about Melanie Childers, LPC and Lifeline Solutions here. If you

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Isolation

Managing the Disease of Isolation During Self-Quarantine

Addiction, whether alcohol or drug-related, is truly a disease of isolation. and for those in recovery, the pandemic and self-quarantine measures required throughout much of the country have made recovery that much more difficult. If you find yourself in this situation, please do not be afraid to reach out to your sponsor or a close friend

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COVID 19 & Substance Use Disorder: Ask the Experts Webinar Recording & Resources

On our webinar today, our awesome panelists shared some great information with us regarding the intersection of COVID 19 and Substance Use Disorder. As requested by some of the attendees, we are listing the phone numbers that were given during the webinar: UAB Beacon (Adults) – (205) 580-3278UAB Beacon (Adolescents) – (205) 761-0850Recovery Resource Center

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Kathy Copeland End Heroin Walk 2020

It Only Takes A Spark

It was a chilly, brisk morning; but the forecast did not call for rain.  I thanked God for the day and asked that He guide my steps, expressing gratitude for the opportunity to be involved. As the coffee brewed, I stood at the island in the kitchen and taped alphabets to poster board that would

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Sleep 
to Help in Addiction Recovery

Methods for Getting Better Sleep 
to Help in Addiction Recovery

Sleep and addiction recovery seem to have a cyclical relationship. When you’re in recovery, especially in the early stages, it can be more difficult to get quality sleep. and when you’re not getting the sleep you need, it makes recovery even harder than it otherwise would be. Plus, sleep deprivation can result in a slew of mental and emotional health issues that increase the likelihood of relapse.

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End Heroin Walk Birmingham

5 Reasons You Won’t Want to Miss End Heroin BHAM 2020

February 29th is quickly approaching which means END HEROIN BHAM 2020 is just around the corner. This year’s outing will be our fourth annual event which has given us the opportunity to ensure it’ll be a worthwhile experience for attendees and vendors. Below, we detail five reasons why you won’t want to miss END HEROIN BHAM 2020 on February 29th at 10:00 AM:

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