“Thoughts and Prayers”

Thoughts and Prayers- sometimes this is all a person can offer and yet many times it's a quick go to that is used way too often. I've experienced this with my last accident. I had a person who was quick to offer me her thoughts and prayers and even assistance with anything I may need … Continue reading “Thoughts and Prayers”

Sometimes Life Takes A Different Turn Than What We Had Planned

  This was never so clear to me after I sustained an injury and other health issues developed. I had moved to a new community and had all these plans I was looking forward to. Some of the plans were to simply relax and regroup after years of working with a lot of people. I … Continue reading Sometimes Life Takes A Different Turn Than What We Had Planned

Recovery- what does it mean? We all could use a little recovery sometimes.

Recovery- what does it mean? We all could use a little recovery sometimes. When a person enters and works through recovery, they become a different person in some ways and yet in other ways remain the same. People begin to have more of a sense of self and are at peace with that, both the … Continue reading Recovery- what does it mean? We all could use a little recovery sometimes.

Recidivism in Recovery, Our Emotions are not our enemy, although belief systems may be

 Founder of TSOI Former Director of AODA Recovery Facility serving five counties Founder  and Producer of Teen Radio Founder, Producer of The Thuy Smith Show Recidivism in Recovery, Our Emotions are not our enemy, although belief systems may be There are various reasons to why this might be. People may not be quite ready for … Continue reading Recidivism in Recovery, Our Emotions are not our enemy, although belief systems may be