“When I first started these sessions was just trying to satisfy the courts and do what was needed to get my license back. I am a naturally social person so talking about my issues and problems wasn’t a big deal to me. I think once others saw how open I was, they opened up also […]
“I was brought here because of a pot charge. I can say all of the counselors were great in their own way. For example, some made me feel at home, sort of speak. Some made me seem they knew what I was going through. Some had a great impact. I have learned a lot about […]
I came to meet a requirement for a DUI. I decided to take it seriously. Kim, has been excellent! She educates and holds up a mirror without being judgemental. This is huge, because if she were “Judgey” I would be moved to rebell. I highly recommend her as an instructor, but I think it is […]
“Well, my initial impression was a well-ran facility, immaculately clean, and was interviewed by my future counselor. The counselor was well groomed, very intelligent, yet distinctly empathetic. After an initial interview, I was confident this facility would fit my needs very well. I found the handouts and sessions about mindfulness and positivity very helpful. They […]
“I really appreciated the meetings. They helped me to realize that I needed to be open and vulnerable and that I need to communicate my problems. I learned many tools to help me be successful, as well as, dealing with coping skills. I would not be where I am today if it weren’t for First […]
I thought I was amazed to see so many people with different issues willing to talk about there problems so freely. It was a great experience to get things off my chest. The counselors were awsome and patient.
“I had never been to anything like this before but even though I didn’t know what to expect. I found it very welcoming hearing from other people it’s what has helped me the most and also the talk from the guest speaker had the greatest impact. I came looking for the power to control alcohol […]
Sometimes a person just needs a moment to stop thinking or reacting and chill-out. At times as people we tend to jump to conclusions, over react and even be extra sensitive. This makes it really important for us to relax and chill out when things just don’t seem to go our way. Here are some […]