22 Signs of Codependency will help you understand if you or a loved one suffers from codependency issues. The main consequence of codependency is that codependents, busy taking care of others, forget to take care of themselves, resulting in a disturbance of identity development.
The 12 step promises of alcoholics anonymous will work for you. Boom! That is confidence that you don’t see very often, and after thorough testing, we have come to believe every word of it. How to start recovering from Substance Abuse issues and other addictions is not always easy. How to heal from addictions may […]
We often speak of honesty in addiction treatment. The masks of addiction that people wear, are almost always evident on the faces of those who seek out rehabilitation programs for addictions. Somewhere along the line people have not only become addicted to food, substances or anything else, but they have also become addicted to their […]
It’s very important that you get to love your addiction treatment experience. Not tough it through. Not slog on and grin and bear it. But LOVE IT. And, why not.
Once it becomes repulsive it is too late. You’re passed asking a question of how to know if I’m an addict or not.
In Step 1 of the 12 Steps of Addiction Treatment, we confront the fact that our attempts to follow the directions of our self-centered ego have been futile. It has led us into insanity, unworkability, suffering.
When addicts and co-addicts and those with emotional issues (EA) begin to feel the pain that develops over the course of the progression of their perspective illnesses, they will look for something outside of themselves to explain the problems they or others are experiencing. This inclination to blame others represents the core of every addict and co-addict’s DENIAL. We call it Addiction is a Blame Game.
Pathways Ocean Wild offers an ultra-modern and super unique Private Addiction Treatment Centre Program for regular people who want to stop drinking, drugging or self medicating in any way, shape or form for that matter.
we enter the grieving process, we will go through at least 5 basic stages of grieving the person, the lifestyle and the daily all encompassing compulsions the addiction came with. Here are the 5 Stages of grieving your addiction.
Egocentricity is what people call the ‘King Baby Syndrome’. How does the chemically dependent person, the alcoholic, become King Baby, the consummate egomaniac?