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Kate Spade

Kate Spade Dies of Apparent Suicide, Fans Call Out for Mental Health Awareness

By SoberRecovery, Staff Writer No content available.

World-renowned fashion designer Kate Brosnahan Spade was found dead in an apparent suicide on Tuesday morning. Continue Reading

Grammy Award-Winning DJ 'Avicii' Found Dead at 28

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Avicii is a Grammy-award winning artist from Sweden and is best known for songs including "Wake Me Up," "Hey Brother," and "Lev... Continue Reading

Mara Shapshay and Carrie Fisher

Not a Laughing Matter: Comedian Mara Shapshay Gets Brave About Mental Health

By Joanne Chu No content available.

Mara Shapshay is producer and host of the This is My Brave’s first-ever Variety Show where she, along with other comedians and ... Continue Reading

Win 2 Rock to Recovery Concert Tickets! (Ends August 30)

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Submit your response to win a pair of tickets to "Rock to Recovery 2 Concert" at the Fonda Theater on Saturday, September 16! Continue Reading

Chris Cornell Death Brings Benzodiazepines to Public Attention

By Caitlin Thiede No content available.

Generations are not only inspired by his music, but also his personal story of addiction recovery. Sadly, many more are familia... Continue Reading

One Year Later: My Thoughts on Prince's Passing

By Toshia Humphries Toshia Humphries is a Texan freelance writer, artist, life coach and talk radio co-host of Girl Power Hour on Blog Talk Radio.

It’s been a year since Prince departed from this planet and transitioned into Spirit. Yet, for many of us, it seems like yester... Continue Reading

kurt cobain smoking a cigarette

Kurt Cobain Sings to the Scapegoat Child

By Caitlin Thiede No content available.

Kurt Cobain reached fans beyond his music, and as the scapegoat child knows, his upbringing helped him pass something far super... Continue Reading

Selena Gomez on the red carpet

Selena Gomez Introduces “DBT” to the Public

By Leia Rivera No content available.

More and more celebrities in recent times have spoken out about the benefits of therapy, but Selena Gomez’s recent Vogue interv... Continue Reading

selena gomez performing

Selena Gomez Speaks Out About Social Media Addiction

By Caitlin Thiede No content available.

Growing up is hard in the social media age. Teens are constantly fed images of beautiful people who seem to be living a picture... Continue Reading

Jamie Krauss Hess and Family

How Jamie Hess Went From Privileged Party Girl to Social Media Role Model

By Jennifer Wezensky No content available.

Growing up as the daughter of legendary news anchor Joan Lunden in the glamorous environment of New York City. Only, she partie... Continue Reading

elizabeth vargas

Off the Script: Elizabeth Vargas Gets Candid About Addiction, Treatment and Stereotypes

By Joanne Chu No content available.

News anchor Elizabeth Vargas speaks to us about her new memoir "Between Breaths" which details her struggles with anxiety and a... Continue Reading

Dr. Drew and Mike Catherwood

Dr. Drew and Mike Catherwood's Live Podcast Performance at the Ice House Comedy Club

By Joanne Chu No content available.

While the two hosts are no longer picking up the phones for Loveline, viewers can still get a dose of their everyday ramblings ... Continue Reading

moby sitting at a table drinking tea

Moby Gets Honest About Fame, Life and Recovery

By Joanne Chu No content available.

In Moby's new memoir "Porcelain," readers have the rare opportunity to get a glimpse of what it’s really like to be him. Continue Reading

10 Inspirational Muhammad Ali Quotes That Apply to Recovery

By Donn Gruta No content available.

The boxing champ's most poignant lines spark motivation in those treading down the sober path. Continue Reading

Prince

The Media’s Irresponsible Coverage of Prince’s So-Called Addiction

By Toshia Humphries Toshia Humphries is a Texan freelance writer, artist, life coach and talk radio co-host of Girl Power Hour on Blog Talk Radio.

As the harsh reality of Prince’s untimely exit fully sinks in and our grieving continues, the world is now clouded with a media... Continue Reading

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