Abby Foster

Abby Foster

Collegiate Recovery, a Better Path for Students in Recovery

August 31, 2017 by Abby Foster

While overcoming addiction is the first part of the journey, recovery continues after treatment. Colleges and universities provide resources to help students achieve their academic goals during their recovery journey. A collegiate recovery program or community provides students in recovery with a safe, supportive environment on their college campus.

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Abby Foster

I Don’t Have a Problem…Do I?

April 24, 2017 by Abby Foster

If you find yourself questioning your drinking or use habits I encourage you to seek the counsel of a professional or a trusted friend, preferably not someone you drink with socially. Ask yourself, how does your drinking make you feel? Does it add to your life? Does it bring out the best in you? If it is not impacting your life in a positive way perhaps it may be time for a change?

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Abby Foster

But… 12-step Recovery Doesn’t Work for Me

February 25, 2017 by Abby Foster

If you have found your path—congratulations! I encourage you to remain open-minded and supportive of those who choose another way. Remain open to the idea that there is more than just one “right” way. For those of you that may still be searching, I encourage you to never give up, but find what works for you.

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