Thanksgiving is the beginning of a season of celebration, yet a season which can be threatening to early sobriety. Maintaining a plan of recovery while others “party” can be challenging and strengthening if successful.
The seduction of trying “one drink”, “one toke” or “one line” can be overwhelming to someone new to recovery who hasn’t had the practice of avoiding these circumstances and using buddies. Building relationships with others in recovery and practicing recovery enhancing relationships is essential for establishing long-term sobriety.
Many recovery (Alano) clubs sponsor sober events during the holidays. Following are events in Orange County for this Thanksgiving Holiday, provided by the Orange County Alcoholics Anonymous Central Office:
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