Valiant Living Blog

Factors That Contribute to Substance Use Disorders

Wednesday, July 21st, 2021

When we are born, no one knows whether we will develop a substance abuse problem but we can… Read More


Dual Diagnosis: An Overview

Tuesday, July 13th, 2021

When a person has both a mental disorder and a drug or alcohol problem, they are considered to… Read More


Alcoholics Anonymous and Related Support Groups

Wednesday, June 9th, 2021

If you are looking for a substance abuse support group, here are some resources to explore which approach… Read More


Addiction and Professionalism Aren’t Mutually Exclusive

Thursday, May 27th, 2021

Many images come to mind when words like “addiction” or “substance abuse” are brought up, with depictions of… Read More


Two Faces of Denial

Wednesday, May 19th, 2021

Denial is something that can not just stifle the development of new sober practices but also compromise one’s… Read More


April is Alcohol Awareness Month

Sunday, April 18th, 2021

April is Alcohol Awareness Month — a time to take stock in accomplishments with sobriety and acknowledge those… Read More


Curating Your Social Media to Promote Mental Health

Saturday, April 10th, 2021

If you are living and breathing in the 21st century, then you’re also probably on social media. Kudos… Read More


The Story Behind “Rock Bottom”

Tuesday, March 23rd, 2021

“Rock Bottom” is often referred to as the period when the effects of addiction are causing someone to… Read More


Fending Off Cravings

Wednesday, March 17th, 2021

While in recovery, it is natural to experience cravings. You may have a desire to use again at… Read More


John Mulaney Working to Overcome Addiction

Friday, February 26th, 2021

Just like many of us, celebrities all too often fall into the trap of substance abuse. In a… Read More