Relapse and Fear For families with loved ones in recovery from addiction, the R-word is a very scary word. Family members typically fear relapse because they make sense of it as a disaster or failure
In Sweet Nothings, Allen Abel, author and on-air host for CBC, reveals the struggle that we in the West have with aging. Able says this “conspiracy of shunning and surrender” reflects a fear of aging
In the 1st part of this series, we covered a potentially negative social influence known as conformity, or when an individual matches the attitudes, beliefs or behaviours of a group. Yes, we all conform to
At Sunshine Coast Health Center, we encourage clients to connect with their peer group and staff. So far so good. Most treatment centres give similar advice. However, we also tell clients to think for themselves.