Sobriety Gift Ideas to Celebrate Recovery
Unsure what to get that special someone this year who is in addiction recovery? These sobriety gifts will definitely inspire!
With Christmas just around the corner, you might be trying to think of the perfect sobriety gift for a loved-one who has or is suffering from addiction, whether or not they are in addiction recovery. There is a long list of gifts that will show your loved-one how much you care. Ideally you will want something to help them during their challenging journey through recovery. Here are a few ideas of recovery gifts that will inspire your special someone to enjoy a sober holiday.
Celebrate Recovery with these Sobriety Gifts
A Journal / Diary
A great deal of rehabilitation experts encourage addicts to start a diary or journal that they can write in every day. Writing down one’s thoughts, emotions and experiences can be a great way to process, acknowledge and relieve stress. It also helps one to feel more mentally balanced and focused. This is called Writing Therapy, and can help addicts to put their stresses and worries onto paper. This will also stop them from mulling too much over any concerns in their own heads, which often leads to feelings of anxiety and doubt. The benefits of keeping a journal are that an addict can browse back, and see their previous struggles and improvements over years to come, making it an excellent sobriety gift.
A Real ‘Rush’
Many addicts began using in the first place because they needed to feel some sort of rush, or a sense of being “alive”. An ex