changes through addiction

Changing through addiction

Posted Posted in Blog

Making changes through addiction Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything. — George Bernard Shaw Change is inevitable. Making changes through addiction is also just as inevitable. Staying addicted is not an option. It always ends in death, or a stay in an institution or a hospital. Make […]

addiction recovery rules

25 Addiction Recovery Rules of the Big Book

Posted Posted in Blog

Call Now 082-442-4779 or email info@pathwaysplettrehab.co.za Simple Addiction Recovery Rules First off, if you want free copies of The Big Book of AA to either download or read online, you will find them below. The Big Book is well worth a read for anyone wanting to grown, heal and learn. It is NOT just for alcoholics! […]

willingness in recovery

Developing willingness in recovery

Posted Posted in Blog

Treating Addiction as a quest for wholeness Call Now 082-442-4779 or email info@pathwaysplettrehab.co.za Willingness in recovery from Drug Addiction Openness and willingness in recovery, along with Honesty are said to be prerequisites or foundations of 12 Step recovery. And of course we need to develop a relationship to a Higher Power of our own understanding. […]

treating addiction

Treating Addiction

Posted Posted in Blog

Treating Addiction as a quest for wholeness Call Now 082-442-4779 or email info@pathwaysplettrehab.co.za Why are some behaviours potentially addictive?  This question deserves some explanation.  Remember what most chemically dependent people like to do most, which is “to feel good all the time”. It is their hope and wish that their drug use allows them to […]

recovery motivation

August Recovery Motivation

Posted Posted in Blog

Food for thought recovery motivation The idea that people just give up their addiction, and automatically live happily ever after, is a myth. Normally they have tried everything to motivate them to live a normal, successful life emotionally and socially. Normally this motivation is not enough. This is because there will have been a reason […]

The price of enabling your child

WHAT IS ENABLING?

Posted Posted in Uncategorized

WHEN HELPING BECOMES HARMFUL         “Enabling an addict can be a difficult habit to break. For the addict to realize the consequences of their behavior, their loved ones must stop enabling drug abuse. Thus, addiction is a family disease. This is sometimes the only way an addict will ever truly recover” What is enabling? You […]

Cape Drug addiction rehab centre

Addiction treatment services

Posted Posted in Blog, counselling

Addiction treatment services we offer We offer a broad selection of evidenced based and innovative addiction treatment services. Emphasized with modern clinical approaches in order to ensure that all clients receive the most progressive form of therapy designed to suit their particular needs. Addiction treatment services are personally tailored to provide the addicted person with […]

aa miracle

KNOW YOUR SPIRITUAL SELF

Posted Posted in Blog

GETTING TO KNOW YOUR SPIRITUAL SELF You have a spiritual self. You would benefit greatly from getting to know your spiritual self. If we reason critically we will find many facets of ourselves that we never know existed, components within ourselves that we haven’t ever explored. Carl Jug called the 12 steps of Alcoholics anonymous […]

eating disorder rehab centre

Eating Disorder rehab centre

Posted Posted in Blog

Call Now 082-442-4779 or email info@pathwaysplettrehab.co.za What are eating disorders? Eating disorders are often described as an outward expression of internal emotional pain and confusion. Obsessive thoughts about, and the behaviour associated with, food are maladaptive means of dealing with emotional distress which cannot be expressed in any other satisfactory way. The emotional distress is […]

addiction and acceptance

Learning acceptance in addiction

Posted Posted in Blog

Acceptance: accepting self and others If you’ve just begun your journey, your recovery is a brand new beginning for you. Your time at Pathways, or in your own recovery, is now your time for you. For building a new you. One that is fear from obsession and addiction. Acceptance in addiction and life for that […]