Bouncing back from Relapse
Wendi Matthews is currently an addiction counselor in western Pennsylvania that has worked with hundreds of patients throughout the area and the entire state. Wendi specializes in counseling patients that utilize M.A.T (Medication assisted treatment). Wendi has 10 years of experience in the field of addiction counseling and also has multiple hours of training for other areas such as PTSD, confidentiality & other co-occurring disorders.
How do you bounce back and start over after a slip-up with drugs or alcohol—especially when that involves dealing not only with your own sense of failure, but also the sometimes negative and critical reactions of those around you? This article offers some tips for how to rebound post-relapse.