Recent Recovery News in Prescott

Hope Fest: Prescott-grown community outreach event

Although known largely as a faith-based and recovery-oriented event, Hope Fest actually is that and “so much more,” says the event’s co-founder Jaye Lene Long. The fifth annual Hope Fest will take to the Yavapai County Courthouse Plaza this weekend, and Long says it will bring together as many as 300 organizations. Illustrating the variety:… Read more »

Prescott resident finds road to recovery after stroke through local rehab hospital

Sixty-nine-year-old Tom Liaboe of Prescott was watching television this past winter when he stood up and unexpectedly fell. His wife, Carol, heard the noise and ran upstairs to find Tom on the floor. He was barely able to move his right side, part of his face was drooping, and he was having trouble speaking. Tom… Read more »

Recent Recovery News

Taryn Manning Talks About Sobriety And Suicide

Taryn Manning, who plays Pennsatucky on the Netflix series Orange Is The New Black, says she is regaining her hold on her sobriety—inspired in part by her experience with her father’s suicide. “My father passed away from that type of lifestyle,” she told ET at a SAG Awards party on Saturday night. “He actually took his own… Read more »

Depression After Injury: The Road to Emotional Recovery for Athletes

Athletes may face anxiety, depression, eating disorders or substance abuse when they are unwillingly sidelined due to an injury. Injuries are an unfortunate side effect of sports. Most people, however, only think about the physical rehabilitation and don’t consider the emotional consequences of being sidelined. For some athletes, especially those who are young, being injured… Read more »