Rose Lockinger

Rose Lockinger is passionate member of the recovery community. A rebel who found her cause, she uses blogging and social media to raise the awareness about the disease of addiction. She has visited all over North and South America. Single mom to two beautiful children she has learned parenting is without a doubt the most rewarding job in the world. Rose is currently the Outreach Director at Stodzy Internet Marketing. You can find me on LinkedIn, Facebook, & Instagram.

Man moving on from memories of addiction

One writer shares how the 9th Step in AA can help those with addiction realize that they're much more than they lead themselves... Continue Reading

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4 Top Reasons Why People Get Sober

By Rose Lockinger

Sometimes, in order for change to happen in our lives, we might need to experience what the Alcoholics Anonymous book describes... Continue Reading

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Deadly W-18: What You Need To Know

By Rose Lockinger

Recently, law enforcement and medical professionals are concerned about a new opiate drug that has hit the streets: W-18. Continue Reading

woman gets electrecuted with high voltage electric chair as form of therapy

These treatments range from harmless, yet ineffective, to potentially dangerous. Continue Reading

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The Basics of Al-Anon

By Rose Lockinger

If you have a family member or loved one who is struggling with alcoholism right now, then an Al-Anon meeting may be helpful fo... Continue Reading

Introducing CARA: Treating the Opioid Epidemic

By Rose Lockinger

The Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2016 (CARA) is a comprehensive plan that, if passed, can put a real dent in the... Continue Reading

The farther the move, the more complicated the situation—and higher the stress. Like any other life changes, it’s a good idea f... Continue Reading

chasing the dragon

The creators of this film took care to keep this film authentic, and give a real glimpse into the lives of people who have been... Continue Reading

prescription thugs

Here's a film review of Chris Bell's "Prescription Thugs," a 2016 documentary on the state of prescription drug abuse in America. Continue Reading

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For many people, using substances is a prevalent coping mechanism for dealing with intense stressors and emotions. Without prop... Continue Reading