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      Alexis Neiers

      Alexis Neiers is a drug and alcohol counselor. She works at her husband’s sober living facility, Acadia Malibu. She is presently working on a memoir and raising her beautiful baby, Harper. She is almost three years sober.

      By Alexis Neiers Dec 21, 2013

      A Pretty Wild Christmas

      During the 2010 holiday season, I wasn't able to sit by a fireplace with my family—I was a heroin addict, and my disease was worse than ever. I expected to spend that Christmas getting high on black, but instead I was arrested and subsequently spent Chris…

      By Alexis Neiers Dec 21, 2013
      By Alexis Neiers Sep 28, 2013

      Please Don't Touch Me

      Nineteen years after I was first molested as a child, I finally filed a police report. I now understand that what took place is classified as rape, and I want to make sure what happened to me doesn't happen to anyone else.

      By Alexis Neiers Sep 28, 2013
      By Alexis Neiers Dec 26 2013

      The Quaking Mess

      This week, I lost a childhood friend to drugs and alcohol. He was only 24 years old. My friend was a brilliant musician and talented artist, but he was also dependent on benzodiazepine to function. If he was in pain, my friend never spoke about it. All I

      By Alexis Neiers Dec 26 2013
      By Alexis Neiers Jul 14, 2013

      Why Are the Millennials Screwed Up?

      Baby Boomers love to hate on the Millennials. They say we're lazy narcissists because we have Instagram applications on our iPhones. This is obviously stupid, but it's also obvious that the Millennials are a screwed generation. And guess what, Boomers hav…

      By Alexis Neiers Jul 14, 2013