Dear Addiction, my love,
Saying goodbye is hard to do, even when you know you have to. Mountainside alum, Sanam M. is sharing a powerful letter he wrote to his old love – his addiction.
One Day at a Time
How are we supposed to live in the day when we live in a world built around scheduling, making sure we have enough money for bills, and are constantly asked by recruiters and dating prospects about our 5-Year Plan?
The Day My Fear Turned to Wonder
Long before Kendall Svanda joined Mountainside, she was consumed by fear of the unknow. Learn how sobriety helped her embrace her inquisitive nature.
Tips for Moms in Recovery, From a Mom in Recovery
Tracy was stuck in an unhealthy marriage, trying to balance all the demands of motherhood, when she found relief in xanax and alcohol. Now, she is 15 years sober and hoping that her story will inspire other moms to reach out for help.
Client Writings: Detox
Everyone has a story to tell. Ariel, Mountainside client shares his in this powerful poem about addiction and recovery.
Jason Arsenault: Life After Addiction
I never imaged that treatment would have such a tremendous impact on me, and I definitely didn’t think that I would be back at Mountainside as a Recovery Coach.
BIGVISION, Big Sober Fun
BIGVISION is an organization that shows young people how to flourish in their recovery. Read more about its mission and how it is changing lives.
Your Well-Being: Moments of Truth
In my role as Mountainside’s Executive Director, I am often asked about my perception of recovery and what I believe to be important for maintaining a life of recovery, happiness, and well-being.