Blog Entries - Relapse Prevention

Navigating Setbacks and Relapses

A woman looking down with her back against a wall. The text reads, "Navigating Setbacks and Relapses"

On the road to recovery and a brighter future, there may be setbacks and relapses. But stumbles and mistakes do not mean that we have failed, instead they represent a chance to reflect on our goals and identify areas of change and improvement. 

This is especially true for people working to recover from substance use disorders. Alcohol and other drugs often have a powerful hold over us and removing them from our lives can be a serious challenge

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