The Fear Of Recovery – Part One

The Fear Of Recovery – Part One

The fear of recovery being greater than the pain of addiction. This is a very real problem in recovery. Many clients arrive here at Top of the World Ranch desperately wanting recovery. Most of them come here thinking that they will leave our facility with recovery in...
Addiction, Love, Loss and Change

Addiction, Love, Loss and Change

Addiction, Love, Loss & Change. Hello blog readers, I know that many of you former ranchers, maybe even people just reading this blog, will be saddened to hear that… Vern, my black lab passed on, on November 8th this year. Did he die of natural causes? No. I had...
Assertive Communication

Assertive Communication

How to Communicate to Heal, Not Hurt: Part 4  Finally, the best is last in our blog series.  Assertive communication in addiction!  There is a healthy way to communicate that can improve relationships and situations at home, at work, and everywhere.  No method can...