News Archives - New Directions For Women

Reflection on our SHRM Article

Accommodating Workers with a History of Substance Abuse A Healthy Work Environment is one that is safe, empowering, and satisfying. Parallel to the World Health Organization definition of health, it is not merely the absence of real and perceived threats to health,...
Reflection on our Huff Post Article

Reflection on our Huff Post Article

Mother-Daughter Team Dedicate Lives to Women and Children Affected by Substance Use Disorder At New Directions for Women, we believe to love her is to help her. For us, that means loving each woman into sobriety; loving her into a new life filled with hope, strength,...

Our Quest to Understand the Nature of Addiction

Alcoholics Anonymous first started in 1935 in Ohio. The first AA meeting in the UK took place on Monday, March 31st, 1947. Within a couple of years, there were over 100 members in AA groups and meetings were being held in London every Tuesday and Thursday. Today,...

Butterfly Bulletin: The Year 2016 in Review

In this spring’s Butterfly Bulletin, Special Annual Report Edition, we reminisce on what a beautiful and blessed 2016 we had while also sharing our goals for the year to come. We share the news about our incredible changes such as our implementation of Salesforce and...

Brad Pitt and Miley Cyrus – Road to Sobriety

In today’s culture, we are constantly influenced by what we see and read on our phones. Each day, we come to our phones for research, gossip, social updates, and everything in between. Our generation craves this information and becomes enwrapped in what we discover....