Feature Articles

Josie and Jim Herndon

Letter from the Editors

Dear Friends and Colleagues: Happy New Year to you and your families! This year is off to a great start for us, and we ...
Monday, January 12, 2015/Author: Josie and Jim Herndon/Number of views (220)/Comments (0)/
John W. Herdman, Ph. D., LADC

Super Bowl 2014

Here is a story, Mark’s story. Struggling with addiction is not an easy thing to do. From a cognitive-behavioral ...
Monday, January 12, 2015/Author: John W. Herdman, Ph. D., LADC/Number of views (231)/Comments (1)/
Julie Simon

Overeating Recovery:

Helping clients with Emotional Overeating Challenges

For the past 25+ years, I’ve been helping overeaters and imbalanced eaters heal their relationships with ...
Monday, January 12, 2015/Author: Julie Simon/Number of views (206)/Comments (0)/
Categories: Eating Disorders
Greg Liotta, MSW

Does Race Matter in the Rooms?

Transforming Tradition to Advance Racial Healing in Recovery

Alcoholics Anonymous has no opinion on outside issues; hence the A.A. name ought never be drawn into public ...
Monday, January 12, 2015/Author: Greg Liotta, MSW/Number of views (300)/Comments (1)/
Categories: Recovery
Sheri Laine


We talk about a lot of things when we speak about becoming healthier, more balanced. Eating a nutritious varied diet, ...
Monday, January 12, 2015/Author: Sheri Laine/Number of views (164)/Comments (1)/
Sunday, January 11, 2015/Author: Tom A. Buckles, Ph.D./Number of views (239)/Comments (1)/
Categories: Business View

Articles Of Interest

Creative Editor, RecoveryView

Relapse Prevention Plan from Dr. Harry Haroutunian

While many of us want to live life as an art, sometimes we must live it as a science... with a plan and with ...
Wednesday, January 28, 2015/Author: Creative Editor, RecoveryView/Number of views (119)/Comments (0)/
Creative Editor, RecoveryView

Temple Hayes on When Did You Die?:

8 Steps to Stop Dying Every Day & Start Waking Up

Since my 20s, I have been intrigued by the notion of wholeness.  It often took an extraordinary life event to awaken ...
Saturday, January 24, 2015/Author: Creative Editor, RecoveryView/Number of views (105)/Comments (0)/
Saleem Noorali

Becoming Soul Mates and The Impact of Addiction

People often say, “I married my Soul Mate.” But, the fact is that no one marries their Soul Mate. Couples ...
Monday, January 12, 2015/Author: Saleem Noorali/Number of views (271)/Comments (1)/
Categories: Family System
Maggie Phillips, Ph.D


How to Resolve A Triple Threat to Health and Well-Being

Recent studies have shown that a high percentage of all chronic pain patients also struggle with traumatic stress. ...
Monday, January 12, 2015/Author: Maggie Phillips, Ph.D/Number of views (241)/Comments (1)/
Categories: Intervention
Samira Noorali

Poetry in Recovery: A New Dimension

Poetry has transformed my experience of recovery. And, has transformed me. Being a young, Indo-Pakistani-American woman ...
Monday, January 12, 2015/Author: Samira Noorali/Number of views (239)/Comments (0)/
Categories: Artistic View
Michele Garcia

A Look at Happy Sobriety

Happiness is a state of well-being, contentment, joy, bliss, satisfaction and delight, as we are told by Merriam-Webster. ...
Monday, January 12, 2015/Author: Michele Garcia/Number of views (384)/Comments (1)/
Carol Teitelbaum

Living In The Shadow

There is no question that speaking up about sexual abuse is paramount to healing.  As a licensed therapist, I ...
Monday, January 12, 2015/Author: Carol Teitelbaum/Number of views (324)/Comments (1)/

Featured Member Articles

Stephen Sideroff

Dr. Stephen Sideroff:

Researcher and Innovator

Dr. Stephen Sideroff has been an important part of the addiction treatment community since initiating a research program examining conditioned aspects of addiction, at UCLA and the VA in 1976. For ...
Sunday, January 11, 2015/Author: Stephen Sideroff/Number of views (188)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
Dr. Harry Haroutunian

Dr. Harry Haroutunian

Finding Answers and Hope in Science

Dr. Haroutunian, best known as “Dr. Harry,” has been practicing medicine for over 30 years.  His inspirations for contributing to the recovery world come directly from science ...
Sunday, January 11, 2015/Author: Dr. Harry Haroutunian/Number of views (183)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
Addiction Therapeutic Services

Addiction Therapeutic Services Intensive Outpatient Program and Sober Living

Addiction Therapeutic Services Intensive Outpatient Program (ATS) is located amidst lovely mountains and the lively atmosphere of downtown Palm Springs. It is an ideal place for those who are ...
Saturday, November 15, 2014/Author: Addiction Therapeutic Services/Number of views (553)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating

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Spirit Recovery Medicine Bag: A Transformational Guide for Living Happy, Joyous, and Free
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Trauma Made Simple: Competencies in Assessment, Treatment and Working with Survivors
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Jamie Marich PhD
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Dopamine For Dinner
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Being Sober: A Step-by-Step Guide to Getting To, Getting Through, and Living in Recovery
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