SOBER: Healthy dating in recovery, should look like healthy dating in general.Important factors to healthy dating include being able to set boundaries and respect each others boundaries.SOBER: We hope users will enjoy Sober, and share it with their friends!In the title of her book, Girlfriend of Bill, author Karen Nagy riffs on the time-honored public code for mutual AA recognition: “Are you a friend of [AA co-founder] Bill?SOBER: Tinder has grown to much more than just a dating app — it has become one of the first apps to successfully help people meet.This is the aspect of Tinder that we’ve chosen to embrace, and extend our application to achieve.
We also have a lot more features that we are working on, surrounding location-based social media. Sure sex might be a part of it, but sex is a part of life, and our hope is that users will embrace the social aspect of the application, and use it as a way to meet more people, make new friends, and socialize.
Additionally, some programs have adapted the twelve-step approach in part.
Much advice is doled out in the rooms of 12-step meetings about relationships in early recovery.
There is something about approaching someone, and engaging in conversation that way.
I think some people rely strongly on social media and dating apps for a human connection.