AToN Center

Changing the Fear Factor

Whoever coined the phrase “There’s nothing to fear but fear itself” clearly never faced the paralyzing decision to seek treatment for addiction. On the one

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Stages of Recovery

The progression of alcoholism and addiction usually passes through several declining stages before an individual makes the decision to enter treatment. What might have started

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Fear Blocks Acceptance

For most people needing recovery, coming to accept that they are having difficulties due to their substance misuse is often a terrifying process. To the

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Frustration Tolerance

Frustration tolerance is generally defined as one’s ability to manage discomfort.  If a person has low frustration tolerance, they may be more at risk for

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Working towards the magic of recovery

Magic Of Recovery

There’s a magic I’ve learned over the years. It happens when I feel my fear. My life changes. I become empowered to move on. Barricades

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