Below is a link for an article written by one of our Yoga of Recovery counselors, Alicia, from our NY July 2011 course. It is for a contest to win a scholarship for a yoga teacher training. The winner of the article is the article with the most votes. It’s a great article from a …
The therapist I saw in early recovery (12 years ago) sent me this, made me laugh and we need a sense of humor in life! Humor Mental Health Hotline
When I see this it makes me wonder about all the resons we have this much medication that needs to be safely gotten rid of – are they overprescribed? people are not ‘compliant’ with them? they improve without them? they seek other ways to feel better? http://www.drugfree.org/join-together/drugs/almost-200-tons-of-prescription-medications-collected-on-third-drug-take-back-day?utm_source=Join+Together+Weekly&utm_campaign=01582bd553-JT+Weekly+News%3A+Marijuana+Use+and+Adolescents…&utm_medium=email
Here is a great introduction to dosha-balancing yoga from Banyan Botanicals.
This is a great lecture about recovery from mental disorders from Patricia Deegan. It addresses recovery aspects that also can apply to recovery for alcoholics and addicts.