Great Idea: BIGVision NYC offers Sober Activites for Young Adults

In many ways, Isaac Goldberg Volkmar was an all too classic example of those coping with addiction. Isaac always struggled to fit in, and like far too many people, he eventually turned to drugs and alcohol to get through the day. Staying sober, however, was a constant battle for Isaac, one which he tragically lost. […]

Building a Life – 5 Tips for a Successful Job Interview

Once you have found a job you are interested in, the next step is to make contact.  That can be through an exploratory phone call to find out more information.  Many employers start by identifying candidates as part of a phone interview, or an in-person interview.  Interviewing for a job or volunteer position can be […]

Building a Life – Career Planning

Working can be rewarding and help to build confidence and self-esteem. No matter if it is a high paying job or a volunteer position, it can feel very good to be productive and involved in something outside of yourself/your family/your substance use.

SMART Goals – 5 steps to Help Meet your Goals in the New Year

So, how are those New Year’s Resolutions coming along? We thought it would be helpful as we get further into January to provide some tips that will not only help you clarify your goals, but will greatly increase your likelihood of meeting them and maintaining them over the long haul. The good news is that […]