“Trust yourself. You’ve survived a lot, and you’ll survive whatever is coming.” – Robert Tew

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If you are looking for reasons why you should become sober, Paradise Cove Recovery Center lists some of its benefits.

  1. Improved Relationships. Addicts often have a short temper, they can be moody, and they can be very secretive about their addiction. All of these can be damaging to your relationships. Once you’re sober, you can take an honest look at your relationships and friendships and see how your own behavior (while you were using) contributed to your strained relationships with others.
  2. Improved Health. Addiction is a chronic, progressive illness – it can get worse over time. Not only is it negatively impacting your physical health, but it can affect your mental health too. By choosing to become sober, you can reduce the risk of developing life-threatening complications from your habits, and you can start enjoying a healthier life – physically and mentally.
  3. Improved Finances. Drugs and alcohol are expensive. It can take up all of your money and savings. By becoming sober, you can save the money that you would otherwise spend on sustaining your habit.

Recover. Grow. Thrive.

These are just three of the many benefits of becoming sober. If you need help on your journey towards recovery, know that we are here for you. Call us at 805-864-9226 or schedule a meeting now.