Childhood | ACOA | The Hills

Life as an ACoA

Navigating life as an Adult Child of an Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Family (ACoA) is challenging, to say the least. Having been conditioned to comply in order to diffuse turbulent situations caused by the adults that were supposed to protect you has turned you into someone who neglects yourself while helping others and someone who is known to…

Meetcute | Relationships in Recovery | The Hills

Relationships in Recovery: Are You Ready For Them?

Addiction often causes feelings of isolation, abandonment, and rejection. That’s why, when you have finally reached the beauty of recovery, the desire for relationships in recovery can be overwhelming. After years of loneliness at the hand of addiction, it’s not surprising that a recovering addict would yearn for a partnership.  However, you must ask yourself,…