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A New Use For Apps: Battling Addiction

September 15, 2020

8 Encouraging Apps for Battling and Overcoming Addiction

As more and more people grapple with addiction, it’s nice to finally discover  that technology is finding ways to be beneficial and help those who are struggling.  Whether you need an app that  keeps track of how long you’ve been sober so that you can have a sense of accomplishment, an app that helps you keep track of your emotions, or an app that helps you connect with  licensed therapists and counselors, technology is serving as a tool to help people face their addictions.  Several of these new apps are free and not only help you keep track of your milestones, but also connect you with others who are facing similar challenges.  In today’s world, it’s good to hear technology is being used in a positive way.