Recovery Skills and Tools of Recovery
Article from Addictions and Recovery
"You don't recover from an addiction by stopping using. You recover by creating a new life where it is easier to not use. If you don't create a new life, then all the factors that brought you to your addiction will eventually catch up with you again." This is the first rule of recovery according to Addictions and Recovery.
This article lists some common things people need to change in order to achieve recovery.