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The Importance of Structure and Routine in Recovery

2020-01-15T20:51:58+00:00January 15th, 2020|Categories: Change, Early Recovery, Featured, Mental Health, Nutrition & Fitness, Prevention, Recovery, Stress Management, Tips & Tools|Tags: , , , , |

Early recovery brings many changes, both exciting and challenging. Even positive changes can feel overwhelming, as many of the aspects of life change physically, emotionally, and socially. Establishing new patterns [...]

Milestones, New Beginnings, and Transitions

2020-01-08T15:57:35+00:00January 8th, 2020|Categories: Alumni Events, Change, Early Recovery, Featured, Gratitude, Prevention, Recovery, Sober Community|Tags: , , , , , , , |

It’s easy to understand the importance of community and support in recovery when we are navigating our way through difficult times, but it’s just as important to have support through [...]

Recovery and Wellness During the Holiday Season

2019-12-18T20:52:24+00:00December 18th, 2019|Categories: Alcoholism, Early Recovery, Featured, Holidays, Nutrition & Fitness, Prevention, Recovery, Tips & Tools|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

During the holiday season, there are reminders all around that this time of year is for family, food, and fun. For people in recovery, it is also a time of [...]

Meet the Team – Jacqueline Proulx, Executive Chef

2019-12-11T18:42:52+00:00December 11th, 2019|Categories: Discover Why, Featured, Holidays, Meet the Team, Nutrition & Fitness, Recovery|Tags: , , |

Jacqueline (“Jackie”) Proulx is the Executive Chef at Herren Wellness. She is responsible for everything about our meals, from planning to preparation. Her emphasis on healthy – and delicious – [...]

Seasonal Affective Disorder and Recovery

2019-12-04T15:34:05+00:00December 4th, 2019|Categories: Depression, Early Recovery, Featured, Holidays, Mental Health, Recovery, Stress Management, Tips & Tools|Tags: , , , , , , |

This is a joyful and stressful time of year, and people in recovery take extra precautions to manage stress, but those diagnosed with co-occurring Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) can find [...]

Meet the Team – Nick Correia, Coach and Personal Trainer

2019-11-24T20:37:29+00:00November 24th, 2019|Categories: Discover Why, Featured, Meet the Team, Nutrition & Fitness, Recovery|Tags: , , , , |

At Herren Wellness, recovery is a part of our culture and many members of our team live a life in recovery from substance use. Nick Correia is a Personal Trainer [...]

The Importance of Gratitude in Recovery

2019-11-20T16:15:55+00:00November 20th, 2019|Categories: Discover Why, Early Recovery, Featured, Gratitude, Prevention, Recovery, Tips & Tools|Tags: , , , , |

As Thanksgiving approaches, people talk more about gratitude. Expressing gratitude each November is part of tradition, but for people in recovery, gratitude is a year-round practice and an important tool. [...]

NBC Sports – Chris Herren From Addiction to Recovery and Wellness

2019-11-15T14:24:35+00:00November 15th, 2019|Categories: Addiction Treatment, Alcoholism, Break the Stigma, Discover Why, Early Recovery, Featured, Mental Health, Nutrition & Fitness, Nutrition and Fitness, Recovery, Substance Use|Tags: , , , |

Former Boston Celtics forward Chris Herren once battled heroin addiction and other substance misuse, but he's now 11 years sober and trying to make a positive impact for others dealing with similar situations. [...]

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