As the holiday rush stretches across communities, parents across Colorado are faced with increased pressure to give their children a festive holiday experience. Holiday stressors can include increasingly busy schedules, social expectations to buy gifts and holiday decorations, and an increase in time spent with extended families.
While parenting during the holidays can be rewarding, this time of year can also be pa
rticularly overwhelming for parents in recovery from substance use disorder, who must balance all of this while managing triggers and maintaining their progress. Check out our latest blog post for tips to maintain recovery during the holidays.