May 2016

Holistic Recovery

May 12, 2016 1:00:55 PM

Rather than outward conformity to a new set of behaviors, UGM LIFE Recovery is about transformation from the inside out. From building healthy relationships to dealing with unwanted thoughts and feelings to finding meaningful employment, recovery that lasts addresses the whole person.

The four men and women featured here want more than sobriety. They recognize the importance of addressing recovery in every area of their lives and plan to continue doing just that.

Re-Parenting

May 12, 2016 12:45:17 PM

I have often heard the counselors in the UGM recovery programs refer to their work as “re-parenting.” The parallels are clear... Learn More >

Take Action: Celebrate with Us

May 12, 2016 12:30:07 PM

Graduation really marks the beginning of a lifetime journey, and attending graduation is one way you can encourage these men and women... Read More >

Offering True Friendship

May 12, 2016 12:15:42 PM

For nearly two years, the men and women in UGM recovery live in an uplifting community, and then, they must re-enter society... Read More >

Creative Connections: Whitworth Gives Books

May 12, 2016 12:00:18 PM

For Founder George F. Whitworth’s 200th birthday, Whitworth University initiated a creative partnership with Union Gospel Mission... Read More >