Jessica Setnick

If you’ve ever had a baby throw up on you, lived through a tantrum in a fancy restaurant or lost your temper because you were tired of hearing “there’s nothing to eat,” you know that anything can happen when you’re feeding […]

December 2nd, 2016|Uncategorized|
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An Evening With Jessica Setnick

Join us Thursday, January 19, 2017 for a transformative event. Come learn why early food experiences stick with us and how they may be affecting your eating to this day. Click here for more information and to register!


December 1st, 2016|Blog, Highlights|



One in four American families […]

November 21st, 2016|Uncategorized|

The Council on Recovery Hails Surgeon General’s Report as a Critical Turning Point for Drug & Alcohol Addiction in Houston

HOUSTON, Texas (November 21, 2016) – The Council on Recovery hailed the release of U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy’s report on drug and alcohol addiction as a critical turning point in one of Houston’s biggest health crises. The landmark report, “Facing Addiction,” is the Surgeon […]

November 21st, 2016|Blog|
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Kids Camp – December 29-31

The three-day prevention and support program helps kids learn that they are not alone and that other kids and families have similar experiences. Through art, games, role-play and fun activities, kids learn to identify and express feelings, develop self-care skills and deepen communication with their […]

November 14th, 2016|Blog, Highlights|

Start Here: Why “Starting at the Council” is a Good Idea

We often hear from clients after their first visit to The Council on Recovery. They tell us they’re so grateful and wish they had contacted us sooner!  There are many reasons why their sentiments ring true:

  • The Council is a non-profit organization and, like our […]
November 7th, 2016|Uncategorized|

The Growing Heroin Epidemic in Teenagers and Young Adults

Heroin use and addiction is no longer confined to the hardcore junkie. It’s become an epidemic in the U.S. affecting every demographic in a major way. Of the 21.5 million Americans that have a substance abuse disorder, nearly two […]

November 7th, 2016|Blog|
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Yoga and Meditation at The Council (Houston)

For individuals struggling with new sobriety as well as those with long-term recovery, meditation and yoga can greatly improve their physical health, mental focus and program. For those also dealing with depression, anxiety or related issues, these practices help relieve symptoms and improve overall well-being. […]

October 25th, 2016|Blog, Highlights|

The Council Celebrates Red Ribbon Week

The Council will participate in the week long awareness campaign, Red Ribbon Week, this year’s theme is “YOLO. Be Drug Free.” Be sure to pick up your ribbon at the font desk and take the pledge to be drug free with us!


October 24th, 2016|Blog|
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The Family Hour – A New Lecture Series

Second Saturday of the Month 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Join us for a monthly lecture and Q&A series that focuses on the disease of addiction and its inevitable impact on the entire family. Hosted by our Center for Recovering Families and facilitated by the Center’s […]

October 21st, 2016|Blog, Highlights|

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We look forward to walking with you as you take this first, most important step.
Please give us a call today, and let us take it from there. 713.942.4100