returning from relapse Tag

While the hope is certainly that you and your loved ones have stayed sober throughout the holidays, the unfortunate reality is that holiday relapse is common. The various pressures and expectations associated with the holidays can be difficult on addicts and alcoholics in recovery, especially if one is new to sobriety. If someone finds themselves disconnected and relapsing during the holidays, what can be done to “get back on the wagon” in the beginning of the new year?