Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Note: As this information becomes available, we will continue to update this piece to ensure its accuracy and to provide additional resources. How to Keep Yourself Safe and How LVRC Is Responding by Brielle Moore, Central Recovery In December 2019, news of Coronavirus...
What Are the Risk Factors for Addiction?

What Are the Risk Factors for Addiction?

What is Addiction? Substance abuse or “addiction” happens when there is a chemical imbalance in the brain, which affects the cognitive ability to control urges. It also alters the feeling of reward, motivation, and memory. The body starts to develop cravings for the...
Family Roles in Addiction

Family Roles in Addiction

When someone has a substance abuse problem, it not only affects them but the people who are in their life. Addiction can be tough on family members, friends, and co-workers. It can affect work performance, academics, and the ability to maintain relationships....
Sober Super Bowl Party Tips and Recipes

Sober Super Bowl Party Tips and Recipes

Sober Super Bowl Tips and Snack Down There are plenty of reasons why it’s better to celebrate the Super Bowl sober. Not only will you be able to better enjoy the game, your friends, and the commercials; but you will also be able to enjoy the food! If you are...