Tag Archives: Addiction is Addiction

The Holidays: Fantasy

The Holidays: Fantasy This is your message for the week of December 17, 2017    Let’s face it, society tends to project a very idealized and fantastical view of the holidays. What person can live up to that? Nobody. In … Continue reading

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Concurrent Disorders

Concurrent Disorders  This is your message for the week of December 3, 2017    There are many individuals who have Addiction and are pursuing recovery who have been diagnosed with other mental health disorders-this is called dual diagnosis or concurrent … Continue reading

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Abstinence

Abstinence This is your message for the week of October 22, 2017    A key part of recovery from Addiction is abstinence. However, if you are pursuing recovery from food, shopping, work, exercise, spending, relationships, or sex, does substance abstinence … Continue reading

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Filling the Void

Filling the Void  This is your message for the week of October 15, 2017    Do you feel like Addiction is caused by an internal void that needs to be filled so the brain compensates by using alcohol, drugs, or … Continue reading

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Gifts

Gifts This is your message for the week of October 8, 2017    With Canadian Thanksgiving upon us, it is a reminder to pause and explore gratitude and thanks for what we have in our lives. This includes the gifts … Continue reading

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