When a person is recovering from addiction, giving back to the community and helping others can be great in the healing process. Practical experience has shown that nothing will so much ensure success with addiction, as intensive work with other addicts. Addicts helping addicts can help in ways that no one else can. There are
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A Cinco de Mayo party may feel like one of those events or activities that someone sober feels they simply need to skip in order to stick to recovery goals, but the following alcohol-free “mocktails” may have you thinking twice. While a traditional margarita is not a good idea, you’ll find that you can whip
They say the odds are good, but the goods are odd when dating in recovery. Dating in general can be challenging, but if you are clean, sober, or abstinent, there can be twists and turns in the sober dating pool. The relationships we maintain with others in general need to be healthy to help keep us
In this latest segment of Ask Ken, a WEHO TIMES readers with 10-plus years of sobriety asks recovery and interventionist specialist Ken Seeley, if someone sober can make a relationship work with a “normie,” or someone who drinks. “Ken, I’m in a relationship with someone who is a normie and I’m 10-plus years sober. Every
In the latest segment of Ask Ken, a WEHO TIMES reader asks recovery and intervention specialist Ken Seeley for his advice on sex in sobriety. Does the obsession to have sex with multiple partners and the feelings of never being satisfied go away in sobriety? “I’m six months sober and I have not had sober sex yet. Every
West Hollywood Mayor Pro Tempore John Duran, and West Hollywood council member John D’Amico, both took to Facebook yesterday to announce the near completion of the West Hollywood Recovery Center (WHRC) at the Werle Building on Robertson Boulevard, located across the street from the Log Cabin Lions Club, which is home to several Alcoholics Anonymous
The month of September is National Recovery Month. WEHO TIMES is happy to introduce “Ask Ken Seeley”–a new segment that allows our readers the opportunity to ask intervention specialist and addiction expert Ken Seeley, of Intervention 911, anything in relation to addiction and recovery. Seeley has been involved professionally and personally in recovery since 1989.