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Clean thinking in addiction

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Now is the Time for Clean Thinking Clean thinking is a sign of recovery.  Stinking thinking signals relapse. Clean thinking is a sure sign that people are self-aware.  They readily admit that their perceptions and behaviour have been shaded and muddled by their addictive disease.  They are not afraid or ashamed to admit their faults […]

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Narcotics Anonymous – How NA Works

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HOW NA WORKS AND WHY IT DOES Narcotics Anonymous is a very special programme. The very name evokes many to turn and run screaming “cult” or worse. Yet, the very essence of the programme may be exactly what most people need. Even though how and why NA works will elude many, perhaps to their peril. […]

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Drug Addiction Rehab Center

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15 Questions Answered Need a drug addiction rehab center? Ask the top 15 questions from the start. First off, the best drug addiction rehab center is the one that works for you! 15 Questions, some from Narcanon, others from historical research, others from combined experience in the field gives us good insight on how to […]

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Your Spiritual Self

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11 Things you really, really ought to know about your Spiritual Self. Daily spiritual practices are important in addiction treatment and recovery. A spiritual practice is simply about getting to know your inner being. Spirituality is a broad concept with room for many perspectives. In general, it includes a sense of connection to something bigger than […]

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Giving things up in addiction recovery

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Finding happiness is of particular importance to people in addiction recovery because: If people feel comfortable in their new life away from addiction they will fight harder to keep it! Giving things up in addiction recovery is no easy task, even if you take the drug of choice out of the equation. Those individuals who […]

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Renew your Mind

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Renew your Mind by Mark L Lockwood Get rid of all the negatives in your life, one by one, day by day. They will never do you any good in the long term. Negatives lead to a non-natural state that we manifest, decrease. If you are skimming a percent from someone else for your own personal […]

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Ego of addiction

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Ego of addiction Within many addicted people is a scared, lonely, shamed boy or girl who whispers self-defeating thoughts based on a lifetime of negative messages. We constantly compare ourselves to others and feel we don’t measure up. This ends up manifesting in the ego of addiction. These feelings of worthlessness, self-blame, and I-don’t-belong become […]

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Grandiosity in drug addiction

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The Grandiosity Barrier in drug addiction recovery “Two people have been living in you all of your life. One is the ego, garrulous, demanding, hysterical, calculating; the other is the hidden spiritual being, whose still voice of wisdom you have only rarely heard or attended to.” WHAT IS GRANDIOSITY? Grandiosity drug addiction recovery is a false […]

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MASKS IN RECOVERY

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MASKS IN RECOVERY   WHO AM I : MASKS WE WEAR IN RECOVERY Halloween is the night of 31 October, the eve of All Saints’ Day, often celebrated by children dressing up in frightening masks and costumes. Something the rest of us tend to do well for the rest of the year as adults. By wearing […]

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Be yourself

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Just be yourself: Living an authentic Life Your independence is the mystery that will attract people to you, the love that exudes from you and the possibilities of who you are and might be are enough for each encounter with society. So Be yourself. People can feel true confidence from across the room. Be confident in […]