Valiant Living Blog

The Two Dimensions of Fearing Intimacy

Monday, May 31st, 2021

Intimacy is an integral part of the recovery process, with each journey being a wholly personal and emotional… Read More

 

Finding Your Family in Recovery

Thursday, May 6th, 2021

Family plays an integral role throughout many aspects of each individual’s life. However, the idea of a “family”… Read More

 

Trust and Trauma in Recovery

Tuesday, May 4th, 2021

Trauma impacts an individual in many unique ways, any of which can make it difficult to cope with… Read More

 

The Relationship Between Therapist and Client

Saturday, April 24th, 2021

The relationship between the therapist and the client is a working relationship that depends on how the client… Read More

 

Leaning on Friendship

Tuesday, March 9th, 2021

Sometimes in life, our job or our romantic relationships are not bringing us the satisfaction we seek. This… Read More

 

Why Your Social Network Matters

Friday, March 5th, 2021

Do you feel well connected to your community? Do you feel isolated sometimes? Both of these questions play… Read More

 

How to Say You’re Sorry

Sunday, February 28th, 2021

There always comes a point where we recognize we’ve made a mistake and we have to say those… Read More

 

Practicing Assertive Communication

Saturday, February 27th, 2021

There are many different styles of communication but if you are trying to express your needs calmly and… Read More

 

Valentine’s Date and Gift Ideas

Monday, February 8th, 2021

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, you may be wondering what you can do to make your loved… Read More

 

Dating in Recovery

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2021

Forming romantic relationships after addiction can be a challenge. You may struggle with lower self-esteem even in sobriety… Read More