Joining online recovery forums like this one could also be a good strategy for staying sober. By sharing and hearing of the experiences of others who are battling or have overcome an addiction, you get the motivation you need to stay sober. It's the impetus to keep going that helps most people get past the point where their cravings but pull them right back. And forum members can give you just that. In addition to all that you can ask experts on addiction-related issues for advice and they'll provide you with the information you need.