Topic: tools for recovery
There’s not much point in pretending that all those years of dousing the brain with toxins hasn’t left its mark.
It’s difficult to gab or text with your friends or play Candy Crush while you’re struggling to assume the yoga position.
Rebuilding trust is no easy feat but if you have a friend or family member willing to let you crash on the couch, you will have to do just that temporarily.
I felt better and according to science, made better decisions if I took a few moments to calm myself.
They soon realize they need to learn how to stay sober, while also repairing relationships, restoring health, and picking up the pieces of a career.
It should have been obvious all along that this effort was being Divinely Orchestrated. I just needed to step up and let the process work.
Treatment is a formative time for a recovering addict—the ideas that seem to save us end up staying with us.
In other words, they may also be engaged in professional treatment, attending live support groups, seeking medical or mental health care, or some combination of the above.