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Sees-The-Day operates transitional housing programs, also known as Recovery Houses, for men and women in the south-central Pennsylvania region. Partial Residential programs, providing a more structured environment as well as therapeutic services, are also available.

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How Daily Affirmations Can Improve Your Recovery Success

Posted by Jason Ohrum

Apr 11, 2017 1:28:15 PM

Recovering from an addiction is a challenge even under the best of circumstances. Between your physical need for a drug, your psychological reliance on it, and the addictive tendencies that got you using drugs in the first place, it can sometimes feel like an uphill battle. Fortunately, there are things you can do in order to greatly improve your chances of success. One of those things is to engage in daily affirmations.

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Topics: coping skills

Part 3: Learn New Coping Skills For Life’s Problems

Posted by David Dunkle

Oct 26, 2015 1:50:31 PM


Last week we talked about the missing puzzle pieces in life. How are you going to put your puzzle together? What is missing? Are you missing a piece or even an entire section? Sometimes life can be complicated and you must learn new coping skills for life’s problems in order to move forward.

Last week we talked about the missing puzzle pieces in life. How are you going to put your puzzle together? What is missing? Are you missing a piece or even an entire section? Sometimes life can be complicated and you must learn new coping skills for life’s problems in order to move forward.

There are three things in particular that I like to concentrate on when teaching others “this new way of living”.  The first is creativity. One of them is staying focused. The other is taking action.

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Topics: coping skills

Part 2: Learn New Coping Skills For Life’s Problems

Posted by David Dunkle

Oct 19, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Life is like putting together a puzzle over time. Some pieces are easier to put together than others. And for some, you have to look longer and harder for. Last week we talked about part 1 of how to learn new coping skills for life’s problems. This week we will go into greater detail of how to learn new coping skills for life’s problems.

It’s difficult being an addict; even one who is clean and sober. It feels like the whole world is against you. No one understands. You try and try only to get nowhere. Or so it seems. Believe me, I understand completely.

This is where you have to make a resolute decision to look past all the BS and look to a positive future with a plethora of potential within yourself and the life all around you.

But you are probably wondering HOW DO I DO THIS? Let’s take a look at a few things that might help you.

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Topics: coping skills