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Without much debate, you could proclaim that Delray Beach is one of the best beach towns in Florida if not the entire country. Mix together the amazing restaurants, the fantastic galleries and those miles of pristine beaches and you've got a perfect recipe for total rest and relaxation. Perhaps that's why Delray Beach has earned a reputation for a positive recovery experience. Many folks who are struggling with addiction issues are making the trek to Delray Beach for the transition between rehab and sober living. That transition is facilitated in serene halfway houses like The Lodge. Could this be the next step on your road to recovery? 

The Ideal Setting

There is a reason why so many folks want to retire to Florida. Simply put, it's the weather. Delray Beach is no exception with days full of bountiful sunshine and warm breezes. This is exactly the kind of environment that will help foster a positive sober living experience. It's hard to stay in a funk when you're surrounded by blue skies all the time. A daily walk to the beaches will provide plenty of positive affirmation by connecting you to nature and a higher purpose in the universe. That's not an exaggeration. Anyone who comes off the Delray Beach feels a whole lot better! 

Embracing Sober Living 

Just because you're living in amazing surroundings doesn't mean the struggle to break free of the hold of addiction is going to be a walk in the park. You're still facing some challenging times ahead. However, it is the community support you'll get in a that can provide you with the tools you'll need to get your life back on track. 

Are you ready for sober living in Delray Beach? Keep these helpful tips in mind:

• Establish New Routines

You need to find substitutes for bad behavior triggers. Many folks in recovery have found that developing a new physical activity routine is a terrific way to stay in shape and refocus your energies and thoughts. What could be better than a morning and evening stroll along the Delray Beach? Once you get into the habit of talking these walks (and maybe jogs?) you can bring that routine back to wherever you'll be living. It might be hard to say good-bye to Delray Beach but at least you'll have that imagine of the beaches in mind for your future meditations. 

• Make New Friends

You're sober now which means you should surround yourself with like-minded individuals. There might come a time when you can go back to your old friends but during this important transition period it is vital that you make new connections with the kind of people who can provide the support you need. These would be the very same people you'll be living with at your Delray Beach halfway house. There is no promise that your new housemates will become friends for life but you never know! 

• Keep Working the Program 

By the time you make it to Delray Beach for your stay at a halfway house you will have already become familiar with how to work your recovery program. Despite what it might look like, you're not on vacation. You still need to work that program. You'll just be working it in a little slice of paradise! 

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