Join the Voices for Recovery.  Invest in health, home, purpose, community.  National Recovery Month.  Prevention Works, Treatment is Effective, People Recover.  September 2018.

Read Personal Stories

Review the personal stories of people recovering from mental and/or substance use disorders.

These personal stories share strategies individuals have used to overcome obstacles and achieve success with their recovery efforts.

“Recovery has given me a life I could have never imagined.”
“It was very stressful for both of us, and for several years we had a roller coaster of a ride within our marriage and our relationship.”
“Through recovery, I have regained my true potential that I thought drug addiction and alcoholism had taken from me.”
“I returned to recovery high school and nine months later and I'm graduating...on time!”
“It was the first time in a long time that I felt the hope connected to recovery.”
"Recovery is a life-long journey, and today I'm glad to know that I'm in it."
“I worked on my recovery honestly and thoroughly, something I had not done before.”
“It is only through long-term recovery that I am able to be an advocate for people in recovery and a messenger of experience, strength, and hope.”
“All those painful experiences were not in vain because I can use them to give hope to students who are struggling.”
“I had a revelation and started seeking help. Starting the recovery process gave me hope.”

Pages

Last Updated: 02/27/2015