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Gratitude Prompts – March 2024

Gratitude Prompts – March 2024   There are many Benefits of Gratitude – both physical and mental.  To help you get started, we are sharing prompts for you to consider each day. March 1st – Express gratitude for the supportive people around you. March 2nd –  Be grateful for the […]

How to Support Those in Recovery

How to Support Those in Recovery   Recovery from an addiction or mental health challenge is a journey filled with courage and transformation. Whether it’s overcoming a substance addiction, trying to manage a mental health disorder, or going through any other form of recovery, having a support system can make […]

What It Means to Be a Foster Parent

What It Means to Be a Foster Parent   Being a foster parent is an endeavor marked by compassion, resilience, and a commitment to making a positive impact on the lives of those that you foster. It is a selfless journey that goes beyond that of conventional parenting. In this […]

Your Brain on Drugs

Your Brain on Drugs   The human brain is an intricate symphony of neural activities that control our thoughts, emotions, and behaviors. However, this orchestration can be halted with the introduction of various drugs. In this blog post we will explore the effects of drugs on the brain and the […]

Gratitude Prompts – February 2024

Gratitude Prompts – February 2024   There are many Benefits of Gratitude – both physical and mental.  To help you get started, we are sharing prompts for you to consider each day.   February 1st – Reflect on the simple pleasures in your life that bring you joy and be grateful […]

The Challenges Faced During Reentry

The Challenges Faced During Reentry   Commonly known as offender reentry, the process of integrating individuals back into society after serving time in the justice system is complex. While successful transition back into society is the goal, it is not without many challenges. In this blog post, we will explore […]

The Importance of Yearly Physicals

The Importance of Yearly Physicals   Our daily lives can be full of hustle and bustle, which makes it easy to overlook the importance of our health and well-being until a problem arises. Instead of waiting for a problem to arise, it is crucial to use preventative measures such as […]

Your Kids Really Are Listening

Your Kids Really Are Listening   In a world where adolescents face greater and greater pressures and influences, parents have an increasingly vital role in leading their children toward making healthy choices. Conversations between parents and kids revolving around alcohol and drugs are crucial. In this blog post, we will […]

Soul Care – Happy New Year

Soul Care – Happy New Year   As a behavioral health organization, GLRC believes in whole person care.  Staff are encouraged to take care of themselves, as they provide care for their clients.  In 2020, GLRC began a program for staff called Soul Care for Healers.  Each week, staff who […]

Gratitude Prompts – January 2024

Gratitude Prompts – January 2024 There are many Benefits of Gratitude – both physical and mental.  To help you get started, we are sharing prompts for you to consider each day. January 1st – Express gratitude for three things you are looking forward to this coming year.  (These could be […]