Do They Need Help?

Do They Need Help?

I want to help. How do you help someone who doesn’t think they need help? When you love someone you want to help them, you want to be there for them. But, what do you do when the person doesn’t want help? Maybe they don’t feel they need help....
Recovery Army

Recovery Army

I have shared posts from Chanda before, I have setup a special page just for her. She is a talented and inspiration person that is fighting the addiction epidemic. While watching her I discovered Michael R. DeLeon and the Recovery Army! “On the Road to...
We Can  Change The World!

We Can Change The World!

We can CHANGE THE WORLD! Sunflower Effect is dedicated to helping people affected by mental illness. Addiction is a mental illness, it changes the way the brain works. Recovery is a personal journey that is different for each person. Some may choose to share their...
#RecoverOrDIE Tour

#RecoverOrDIE Tour

I have been following Chanda for a while. Her creative and touching poetry has always touched me. Her passion for helping others is what the spirit of recovery is like in my opinion. Today, she was joined on a Facebook Live with Tw1tch to announce that she will be...
Transition Parenting – TEENAGERS

Transition Parenting – TEENAGERS

Parenting is tough! No other way to describe it. I lost the manual when the kids where born and have been winging it ever sense. I love being a father, seeing my daughters experience new adventures and learn new things is just amazing. They are teenagers now and I...