Six Years Clean: My Journey Through Recovery

Six Years Clean: My Journey Through Recovery

My name is Joshua Staub, and I am the current Alumni Director at Maple Mountain Recovery.  I currently live in Orem, Utah, and have for the majority of my life. I am 37 years old.  I am an addict. My addiction began a long time before my first drink or drug. For me,...
Understanding Addiction

Understanding Addiction

What is addiction? Understanding addiction is important, but can be confusing. The answer to this question may seem very simple, but it is not always so straightforward. According to Merriam-Webster, it is: the quality or state of being addicted compulsive need for...