National Take Back 2018

National Take Back 2018

**Please Share This Has Great Potential to Save a Life** This Saturday, April 28th, is National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day from 10 am to 2 pm. Prescription drugs have been finding their ways on the streets and in the pockets of our youth.  After collecting more...
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...

Recovery Cartel: Family Recovery

Last night was an amazing night. I visited my friend Carmen at Sage’s Haven and listened to my friend Rich Jones speak about Family Recovery. I was inspired and energized with the talk as well as the wonderful group of people that filled the room. Everyone there...

My New Leaf App #Addiction #Recovery

I have been following Ryan Brannon and his app My New Leaf and am excited to hear him speak next week at IUP.  Below is a video from WTAE News about the app. Please check out the app on your iPhone or Android device. I will be planning on doing a screen share live...

The Rewired Soul – #Addiction #MentalIllness

There was a horrible and misleading video that went viral about addiction NOT being a disease. This is what we are fighting, the video’s purpose was to upset people and create humor from people suffering. Chris from The Rewired Soul published two response videos...